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greenBlue Devil's Head Trail #611

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1.3 mile 2.1 kilometer point to point
Easy/Intermediate

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Ascent: 834' 254 m
Descent: 0' 0 m
High: 9,671' 2,948 m
Low: 8,836' 2,693 m

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Avg Grade: 12% (7°)
Max Grade: 28% (16°)

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Trail shared by Mike Langenkamp

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A shaded trail to the only remaining fire lookout on the Front Range offering 360-degree views.

Mike Langenkamp

Features River/Creek · Views · Wildflowers · Wildlife

Rampart Range Rd. is usually closed from December to the beginning of April.

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The Devil's Head Trail begins near the picnic area adjacent to Devil's Head Campground. The 1.4-mile long trail takes approximately 45 to 90 minutes on a one-way hike, with an elevation gain of 940 feet. Once there, there are 143 steep steps to get to the actual fire lookout. The lookout is at 9,748 feet elevation with outstanding views of the surrounding Front Range.

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