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122 mi 197 km of trail 2 Featured Hikes

Easy Trails 2 Trails Intermediate Trails 19 Trails Hard Trails 4 Trails

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Featured Hikes in Mount Evans Wilderness - 2

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Favorite Looking down the mountain from Mt. Bierstadt Trail
Intermediate/Difficult

Mt. Bierstadt – West Slopes

7.2 mi 11.6 km • Loop • 2,625 ft Ascent 800.22 m Ascent

(91) Georgetown, CO
Favorite Ascending the Beaver Meadows Trail.
Intermediate/Difficult

Beartrack Lakes Loop

12.2 mi 19.6 km • Loop • 2,381 ft Ascent 725.62 m Ascent

(3) Idaho S…, CO

Trails in Mount Evans Wilderness - 20

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6.1 mi 9.8 km #1Chicago Lakes Trail #52
Intermediate/Difficult
Georgetown, CO
Intermediate/Difficult
6.1 mi 9.8 km Georgetown, CO 35 
8.6 mi 13.8 km #2Abyss Lake Trail #602
Intermediate/Difficult
Jefferson, CO
Intermediate/Difficult
8.6 mi 13.8 km Jefferson, CO 11 
2.4 mi 3.9 km #3Mt. Evans Ridge Trail #51
Intermediate/Difficult
Georgetown, CO
Intermediate/Difficult
2.4 mi 3.9 km Georgetown, CO
2.8 mi 4.6 km #4Tanglewood Trail #636
Intermediate
Bailey, CO
Intermediate
2.8 mi 4.6 km Bailey, CO
4.1 mi 6.6 km #5Hells Hole Trail #53
Intermediate/Difficult
Georgetown, CO
Intermediate/Difficult
4.1 mi 6.6 km Georgetown, CO
7.3 mi 11.8 km #6Threemile Trail #635
Intermediate/Difficult
Jefferson, CO
Intermediate/Difficult
7.3 mi 11.8 km Jefferson, CO
5.5 mi 8.8 km #7Beartrack Lakes Trail #43
Intermediate
Idaho Springs, CO
Intermediate
5.5 mi 8.8 km Idaho Springs, CO
13.5 mi 21.6 km #8Rosalie Trail #603
Intermediate
Bailey, CO
Intermediate
13.5 mi 21.6 km Bailey, CO
18.5 mi 29.7 km #9Cub Creek Trail #40
Intermediate/Difficult
Evergreen, CO
Intermediate/Difficult
18.5 mi 29.7 km Evergreen, CO
5.2 mi 8.4 km #10Lost Creek Trail #42
Difficult
Idaho Springs, CO
Difficult
5.2 mi 8.4 km Idaho Springs, CO
1.3 mi 2.1 km #11M. Walter Pesman Trail #50
Easy/Intermediate
Georgetown, CO
Easy/Intermediate
1.3 mi 2.1 km Georgetown, CO
9.1 mi 14.7 km #12Captain Mountain Trail #46
Intermediate
Georgetown, CO
Intermediate
9.1 mi 14.7 km Georgetown, CO
3.6 mi 5.8 km #13Beaver Meadows Trail #44
Intermediate
Idaho Springs, CO
Intermediate
3.6 mi 5.8 km Idaho Springs, CO
0.6 mi 1.0 km #14Lincoln Lake Trail #45
Easy
Georgetown, CO
Easy
0.6 mi 1.0 km Georgetown, CO
3.5 mi 5.6 km #15Indian Creek Trail #41
Intermediate
Idaho Springs, CO
Intermediate
3.5 mi 5.6 km Idaho Springs, CO
10.2 mi 16.4 km #16South Park Trail #600
Intermediate
Georgetown, CO
Intermediate
10.2 mi 16.4 km Georgetown, CO
6.5 mi 10.5 km #17Resthouse Meadows Trail #57
Intermediate/Difficult
Idaho Springs, CO
Intermediate/Difficult
6.5 mi 10.5 km Idaho Springs, CO
2.1 mi 3.3 km #18Roosevelt Lakes Trail #56
Intermediate/Difficult
Bailey, CO
Intermediate/Difficult
2.1 mi 3.3 km Bailey, CO
4.3 mi 6.9 km #19Summit Flats Trail #82
Difficult
Idaho Springs, CO
Difficult
4.3 mi 6.9 km Idaho Springs, CO
1.6 mi 2.6 km #20South Chicago Creek Trail #88
Difficult
Georgetown, CO
Difficult
1.6 mi 2.6 km Georgetown, CO

Photos of Mount Evans Wilderness - 78

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Summit of Mount Evans, 14TH ranked Colorado 14er, elevation 14,264 feet above sea level. (Please keep your distance away from the curious mountain goats for your own safety). Upper left third here, that point, is Longs Peak, 75 miles north.
Aug 10, 2019 near Georgetown, CO
Summit Lake
Jan 27, 2018 near Georgetown, CO
Take one, or multiple moments to enjoy the epic view from this formidable summit.
Feb 23, 2015 near Georgetown, CO
Looking down the mountain from Mt. Bierstadt Trail
Feb 23, 2015 near Georgetown, CO
Aspen fall colors, 3 miles up the trail.
Sep 21, 2018 near Georgetown, CO
Make sure to pause and enjoy the views behind you too!
Jun 14, 2017 near Georgetown, CO
Middle of the Saw Tooth over to Evans
Jul 17, 2017 near Georgetown, CO
Beautiful overlook of both Chicago Lakes and Idaho Springs Reservoir in the distance.
Aug 2, 2015 near Georgetown, CO

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