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The Gunnison Route

Gunnison, CO
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Ranked #15 of 23 Attractions in Gunnison
Description: This extremely challenging hiking trail leads down to the Gunnison River.
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2013

Not too sure what the other review here is about, but the Gunnison Route is a hiking trail that leads from the visitor centre in Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park dropping about 1800ft very quickly to the canyon floor and raging river below. The hike starts off with an easy stroll down through a young wooded area, before... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2012

We decided to take this route through CO on our motorcycle as part of our out west trip. Was it worth it!!! Amazing scenery and empty roads! If you're traveling by motorcycle there are plenty of hair-raising twisties and sharp drop offs to keep your heart pounding!

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