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Skunk Creek

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5.3 mile 8.5 kilometer point to point
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Elevation

Ascent: 2,678' 816 m
Descent: -18' -6 m
High: 8,965' 2,733 m
Low: 6,298' 1,920 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 10% (6°)
Max Grade: 26% (15°)

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A great trail following Skunk Creek to the ridge.

Chris Wandervans

Features Birding · Fall Colors · River/Creek · Views · Wildflowers · Wildlife

Can be snowbound until July.

Description

The Skunk Creek trail is a fairly constant moderate climb with a lung buster at the end. This trail is usually done as part of a loop of Skeleton Creek and is usually accessed from Little Skeleton Creek. There is a lot of open ridge on this route with some great scenery.

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