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(1) Silverton, CO

Chicago Basin Hiking

  • 26 Miles 41 Kilometers of Trail
  • 0 Recommended Routes
  • 1 Gem Gems
  • 0 Easy Trails Easy Trails
  • 0 Intermediate Trails Intermediate Trails
  • 8 Difficult Trails Difficult Trails
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Trails in Chicago Basin - 8

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0.7 mi 1.1 km #1Windom Peak
Difficult
Silverton, CO
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Silverton, CO
1.0 mi 1.6 km #2Twin Lakes Approach
Difficult
Silverton, CO
Difficult
Silverton, CO
0.7 mi 1.1 km #3Sunlight Peak
Very Difficult
Silverton, CO
Very Difficult
Silverton, CO
1.1 mi 1.8 km #4Mt. Eolus
Difficult
Silverton, CO
Difficult
Silverton, CO
21.2 mi 34.2 km #5Endlich Mesa Trail #534
Difficult
Silverton, CO
Difficult
Silverton, CO

Photos of Chicago Basin - 17

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A view from above.
Apr 22, 2015 near Silverton, CO
Chicago Basin ~ San Juan Mountains, CO
Apr 22, 2015 near Silverton, CO
The famed "Catwalk" to Mt. Eolus, with the summit in the distance.
Apr 23, 2015 near Silverton, CO
Hikers stroll into camp with Chicago Basin's Needle Mountains in the background. You wanna go here now, don't you?  Chicago Basin Trail
Apr 23, 2015 near Silverton, CO
A hiker navigates the bizarre chimney just below Sunlight Peak's summit.
Apr 23, 2015 near Silverton, CO
Be careful on the loose, rocky terrain on Windom Peak's alternate route, the connector with Sunlight Peak.
Apr 23, 2015 near Silverton, CO
Sunrise from Windom Peak.
May 3, 2017 near Silverton, CO
Sunlight Spire and Windom Peak from Sunlight Peak. The last day of good weather.
Aug 3, 2018 near Silverton, CO