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360 mi 579 km of trail 11 Featured Hikes

Easy Trails 22 Trails Intermediate Trails 43 Trails Hard Trails 7 Trails
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Featured Hikes in Park County - 11

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Favorite Long shot at 07:30 am from 12,680' looking down southeast towards the beginning of the trail up to Mount Democrat. This shot shows the progression from a smooth, wide trail to start, to a steeper and rockier climb forward. This is halfway to the summit.
Intermediate/Difficult

DeCaliBron

7.0 mi 11.3 km • Loop • 3,003 ft Ascent 915.3 m Ascent

(57) Copper…, CO
Favorite A small outcropping gives an incredible view of the unique rock formations of the Lost Creek Wilderness.
Intermediate/Difficult

Lost Creek Wilderness Loop

29.2 mi 47.0 km • Loop • 6,156 ft Ascent 1876.38 m Ascent

(35) Bailey, CO
Favorite A beautiful day makes our trek along Rich Creek all the better.
Intermediate

Buffalo Peaks Wilderness Loop

12.3 mi 19.8 km • Loop • 1,921 ft Ascent 585.38 m Ascent

(22) Buena V…, CO
Favorite Beautiful fall day on the Colorado Trail heading southwest from Kenosha Pass.
Intermediate

Kenosha Pass Out-and-Back

12.0 mi 19.3 km • Out and Back • 1,513 ft Ascent 461.14 m Ascent

(13) Jefferson, CO
Favorite Trail between Bison and McCurdy Peaks.
Intermediate/Difficult

Lost Creek Lasso via Twin Eagles

38.9 mi 62.7 km • Loop • 6,904 ft Ascent 2104.38 m Ascent

(4) Bailey, CO
Favorite Long shot at 07:30 am from 12,680' looking down southeast towards the beginning of the trail up to Mount Democrat. This shot shows the progression from a smooth, wide trail to start, to a steeper and rockier climb forward. This is halfway to the summit.
Intermediate/Difficult

Mount Democrat

3.8 mi 6.2 km • Out and Back • 2,093 ft Ascent 637.91 m Ascent

(13) Copper…, CO
Favorite North Fork of Lost Creek upstream. Great place for campsite!
Intermediate/Difficult

Brookside McCurdy Payne Loop

29.0 mi 46.6 km • Loop • 5,748 ft Ascent 1751.96 m Ascent

(2) Bailey, CO
Favorite Wildfires have scorched the area near the trailhead.
Difficult

South Tarryall Peak

8.1 mi 13.1 km • Loop • 1,514 ft Ascent 461.5 m Ascent

(1) Bailey, CO
Favorite Trail between Bison and McCurdy Peaks.
Intermediate

Bison and McCurdy Route

13.2 mi 21.3 km • Out and Back • 3,550 ft Ascent 1081.91 m Ascent

(5) Bailey, CO
Favorite Wildfires have scorched the area near the trailhead.
Intermediate/Difficult

Lake Park Lasso

13.5 mi 21.6 km • Loop • 3,259 ft Ascent 993.36 m Ascent

(5) Bailey, CO
Favorite Beautiful fall day on the Colorado Trail heading southwest from Kenosha Pass.
Intermediate

Colorado Trail: Kenosha Pass to Georgia Pass

12.2 mi 19.7 km • Point to Point • 2,622 ft Ascent 799.19 m Ascent

(6) Brecken…, CO

Trails in Park County - 60

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8.6 mi 13.8 km #1Abyss Lake Trail #602
Intermediate/Difficult
Jefferson, CO
Intermediate/Difficult
8.6 mi 13.8 km Jefferson, CO 11 
4.9 mi 7.9 km #2West Jefferson Trail
Intermediate
Jefferson, CO
Intermediate
4.9 mi 7.9 km Jefferson, CO
9.7 mi 15.6 km #3Goose Creek Trail #612
Intermediate
Pine, CO
Intermediate
9.7 mi 15.6 km Pine, CO 11 
2.8 mi 4.6 km #4Tanglewood Trail #636
Intermediate
Bailey, CO
Intermediate
2.8 mi 4.6 km Bailey, CO
14.5 mi 23.3 km #5CT - Segment 5: Long Gulch to Kenosha Pass
Intermediate
Pine, CO
Intermediate
14.5 mi 23.3 km Pine, CO
1.4 mi 2.3 km #6Black Powder Pass
Intermediate
Breckenridge, CO
Intermediate
1.4 mi 2.3 km Breckenridge, CO
11.1 mi 17.8 km #7Wigwam Trail #609
Intermediate/Difficult
Pine, CO
Intermediate/Difficult
11.1 mi 17.8 km Pine, CO
0.5 mi 0.7 km #8Mount Bailey Trail
Intermediate
Pine, CO
Intermediate
0.5 mi 0.7 km Pine, CO
6.0 mi 9.7 km #9Burning Bear Trail #601
Intermediate/Difficult
Jefferson, CO
Intermediate/Difficult
6.0 mi 9.7 km Jefferson, CO
11.8 mi 19.0 km #10Pine Creek Trail #1467
Intermediate/Difficult
Buena Vista, CO
Intermediate/Difficult
11.8 mi 19.0 km Buena Vista, CO
16.2 mi 26.1 km #11CT - Segment 4: FS-560 Wellington Lake Road to Long Gulch
Easy/Intermediate
Bailey, CO
Easy/Intermediate
16.2 mi 26.1 km Bailey, CO
9.0 mi 14.6 km #12Payne Creek Trail #637
Intermediate/Difficult
Bailey, CO
Intermediate/Difficult
9.0 mi 14.6 km Bailey, CO
32.6 mi 52.5 km #13CT - Segment 6: Kenosha Pass to Goldhill
Intermediate
Jefferson, CO
Intermediate
32.6 mi 52.5 km Jefferson, CO
1.3 mi 2.1 km #14Lincoln-Bross Trail
Intermediate
Breckenridge, CO
Intermediate
1.3 mi 2.1 km Breckenridge, CO
7.3 mi 11.8 km #15Threemile Trail #635
Intermediate/Difficult
Jefferson, CO
Intermediate/Difficult
7.3 mi 11.8 km Jefferson, CO
6.8 mi 10.9 km #16Rich Creek Trail #616
Intermediate
Buena Vista, CO
Intermediate
6.8 mi 10.9 km Buena Vista, CO
2.5 mi 4.0 km #17FSR 659
Easy/Intermediate
Fairplay, CO
Easy/Intermediate
2.5 mi 4.0 km Fairplay, CO
1.4 mi 2.3 km #18Democrat-Lincoln Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Breckenridge, CO
Intermediate/Difficult
1.4 mi 2.3 km Breckenridge, CO
11.0 mi 17.6 km #19Tumble Creek Trail #617
Intermediate
Buena Vista, CO
Intermediate
11.0 mi 17.6 km Buena Vista, CO
2.4 mi 3.8 km #20Lizard Rock Trail #628
Intermediate
Bailey, CO
Intermediate
2.4 mi 3.8 km Bailey, CO

Photos of Park County - 111

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Long shot at 07:30 am from 12,680' looking down southeast towards the beginning of the trail up to Mount Democrat. This shot shows the progression from a smooth, wide trail to start, to a steeper and rockier climb forward. This is halfway to the summit.
Sep 26, 2019 near Copper…, CO
Top of the false summit of Mount Democrat looking down at the saddle and trail up to Mount Cameron. That nice lady with a floppy hat is 79 years young and this was her fifth time to complete Decalibron Loop! For scale, zoom to center, below her.
Oct 12, 2019 near Copper…, CO
East towards Alma at halfway to the summit of Mount Democrat.
Oct 12, 2019 near Copper…, CO
Bison Peak through window rock on McCurdy Peak.
Jun 6, 2016 near Pine, CO
2ND Breakfast, fellow travelers on their way up. Top of the false summit. Mount Cameron east view. 13,820'. O9:00 am September 4, 2019
Sep 19, 2019 near Copper…, CO
North Fork of Lost Creek upstream. Great place for campsite!
Mar 31, 2019 near Bailey, CO
Approaching summit of McCurdy Peak.
Jun 6, 2016 near Pine, CO
Summit Bison Peak.
Jun 6, 2016 near Pine, CO

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