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Del Norte and Monte Vista

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Kristi Mountain Sports, now with a brand-new location in downtown Del Norte, is the San Luis Valley's premier location for all outdoor gear needs. It is a classic "Mom and Pop" outdoor shop with a full service center and rental equipment (full suspension mountain bikes and fat bikes).

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Recommended Routes in Del Norte and Monte Vista - 1

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Favorite The southern reaches of the Sangre de Cristos from the Auto Route.
Easy

Auto Tour and Nature Trail

3.8 mi 6.1 km 36' Up 10.89 m Up 33' Down 10.09 m Down

Monte V…, CO

Del Norte and Monte Vista Hiking

  • 52 Miles 83 Kilometers of Trail
  • 1 Recommended Route
  • 8 Easy Trails Easy Trails
  • 9 Intermediate Trails Intermediate Trails
  • 1 Difficult Trail Difficult Trails
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Trails in Del Norte and Monte Vista - 17

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1.3 mi 2.2 km #1Limekiln Loop
Intermediate
Del Norte, CO
Intermediate
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1.3 mi 2.0 km #2Limekiln Ridge
Intermediate
Del Norte, CO
Intermediate
Del Norte, CO
8.7 mi 14.0 km #3Pronghorn Loop
Intermediate
Del Norte, CO
Intermediate
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2.6 mi 4.1 km #4Auto Tour
Easy
Monte Vista, CO
Easy
Monte Vista, CO
4.2 mi 6.7 km #5Wagon Ruts
Intermediate
Del Norte, CO
Intermediate
Del Norte, CO
0.7 mi 1.2 km #6Limekiln Peak Climb
Intermediate
Del Norte, CO
Intermediate
Del Norte, CO
1.6 mi 2.5 km #7Limekiln Lower
Easy
Monte Vista, CO
Easy
Monte Vista, CO
2.6 mi 4.2 km #8The Bluff #5129
Intermediate
Del Norte, CO
Intermediate
Del Norte, CO
0.2 mi 0.3 km #9Wildlife Viewing Pull-off
Easy
Monte Vista, CO
Easy
Monte Vista, CO
9.4 mi 15.1 km #10Wolf Creek Trail #849
Difficult
Del Norte, CO
Difficult
Del Norte, CO

Photos of Del Norte and Monte Vista - 6

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Use the telescope at the Viewing Pull-off for up-close views of the sandhill cranes.
Mar 7, 2017 near Monte V…, CO
Dog Mountain about 2 miles in...
Dec 6, 2020 near Del Norte, CO
Greater sandhill cranes "loaf" around mid-day in the beginning of March.
Mar 7, 2017 near Monte V…, CO
Who needs a DSLR when you've got an iPhone and a telescope. The cranes concur.
Mar 7, 2017 near Monte V…, CO
The southern reaches of the Sangre de Cristos from the Auto Route.
Mar 7, 2017 near Monte V…, CO
Looking west from the northern boundary of the refuge toward the foothills of the San Juan Mountains.
Mar 7, 2017 near Monte V…, CO