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Mule Deer Trail - Alternate

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The upper trail continues through the forest for a nice downhill finish to the parking area.


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1.0

Miles

1.6

KM

Point to Point

8,721' 2,658 m

High

8,654' 2,638 m

Low

5' 2 m

Up

72' 22 m

Down

2%

Avg Grade (1°)

7%

Max Grade (4°)

Dogs Leashed

Features Fall Colors · Views · Wildlife

Family Friendly Older kids can certainly handle this trail's gentle grades and short length.

Description

This trail begins at a fork where you can pick the main Mule Deer Trail (the lower of the two) or the alternate. This upper alternate trail is mostly flat or downhill as it passes through trees along a dirt and slightly rocky path to finish at the Ole Barn Knoll parking area.

Flora & Fauna

Visit this area in the autumn to enjoy beautiful yellow aspen leaves.

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Sarah E

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Rocky section.
May 26, 2016 near Central…, CO

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