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blue Alpine Ridge Trail

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0.4 mile 0.6 kilometer point to point
Intermediate

Elevation

Ascent: 190' 58 m
Descent: -12' -4 m
High: 11,985' 3,653 m
Low: 11,795' 3,595 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 11% (6°)
Max Grade: 16% (9°)

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Trail shared by Brian Smith

A short trail leading to a great overlook.

Brian Smith

Features Fall Colors · Views · Wildflowers · Wildlife

Description

This trail leads from the Alpine Visitor Center (~11,800') up to a peak about 200 feet above. If the air wasn't quite thin enough for you at the Visitor Center, this is a great way to get even higher as well as improve the views.

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Jul 11, 2019
Hapvin Vincenzo
Jul 7, 2019
Craig Schornheuser
Jul 4, 2019
Craig Schornheuser
8h 00m
Sep 29, 2018
Scottie Aaron
Sep 15, 2018
Surakshith Mysore
Aug 25, 2018
David Hitchcock
Hike with Jeff, saw Marmots and the views were spectacular.
Aug 24, 2018
Nate B
0.4mi
Aug 18, 2018
Josh Boyles
0.4mi

Trail Ratings

  4.5 from 11 votes

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Trail Rankings

#315

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#4,433

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88 Views Last Month
696 Since Jan 14, 2015
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