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Gothic Basin Trail

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 4.1 (17)

Enjoy great views of the Monte Cristo area and Gothic Lake.


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Map Key

3.5

Miles

5.6

KM

Point to Point

4,941' 1,506 m

High

2,345' 715 m

Low

2,711' 826 m

Up

115' 35 m

Down

15%

Avg Grade (9°)

50%

Max Grade (27°)

Trail Ratings

  4.1 from 17 votes

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  4.1 from 17 votes
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in Gothic Basin

#267

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#6,505

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Aug 2, 2021
Adamson Bryant
with Dad 10mi — 5h 00m
Aug 22, 2020
Bethany V
Aug 22, 2020
Anna Eckert
7h 35m
Sep 1, 2019
Shi Huali
This trail is one of the most challenging and difficult I have ever hiked but it is also one of most wonderful and beautiful! Will come back! 4.5mi
Aug 18, 2019
Vladimir Duk
11mi
Aug 15, 2019
Richard Street
Trail is very clearly marked and outlined highly recommend wearing waterproof shoes. Stunning views and great opportunity to swim.
Aug 8, 2019
Alexander Albert
Had 2L of water, needed 4L. Hike to foggy lake in 3h 30m. Took 2h 15m to hike back down. Was a very strenuous hike but had amazing views, worth it! — 6h 20m
Aug 3, 2019
Anvesha Sinha