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Black Cloud Trail

Address: Leadville, CO
Phone Number: 719-553-1400
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Ranked #24 of 33 things to do in Leadville
Type: Hiking trails, Nature & Parks, Outdoor Activities
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Type: Hiking trails, Nature & Parks, Outdoor Activities
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Twin Lakes, Colorado
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6 reviews 6 reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2013

Black Cloud Trail is the shortest and steepest route to Colorado's highest 14teener: Mount Elbert at 14,433 (estimates vary slightly depending on source). It originates a few miles west of Twin Lakes off Hwy 82. It is a great Trail due to the following: (1) challenging switchback climbing combined with beautiful mid-hike flat walking through an immense pine forest; (2)... More 

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