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“Beautiful hiking trail” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Animas River Trail

Animas River Trail
3rd St & Durango Mall, Durango, CO
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Ranked #6 of 28 attractions in Durango
Type: Trails
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Lincoln, Nebraska
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5 reviews 5 reviews
Reviews in 2 cities Reviews in 2 cities
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
“Beautiful hiking trail”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2013

This was a beautiful hiking trail, fairly rocky as you would expect, but the hike up the 2000 foot elevation brings you to an overlook that is truly beautiful at the red rocks and parts of Durango below! Worth the hike!!

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Bishops Stortford
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11 reviews 11 reviews
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“The perfect place to see the town”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2013

Running from near Walmart in the south, through town up towards 32nd St, the trail is the perfect place for walkers, runners, dogs, skateboarders and cyclists. You get the perfect vantage point to enjoy the river as well as being able to hop off the trail and into interesting attractions at various points. Watch out for the cafe at the museum, the informative signage and the entertaining public art dotted long its length.

Visited September 2013
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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“nice!”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2013

This is a great trail to walk, bike, whatever! Very pretty along the river. Spend some time on it when you are in town!

Visited August 2013
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Plano, Texas
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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“Awesome morning run!”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2013

This place is so beautiful! Great to go for a run or jog in the morning while admiring the gorgeous river and mountain views!

Visited August 2013
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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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“Bicycle cruising on Animas River Trail”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

Our family of 4 (2 adults, 2 teenagers) rented cruiser bikes and rode along the Animas River trail the entire length and back (about 14 miles). It was a really fun day - beautiful weather and a really nice trail that is along the river for the most part. Even though it was Labor Day weekend it was not terribly crowded. It is not a trail you would want to go on a serious bike ride on since it is fairly narrow and there are people walking so you have to ride somewhat slowly. It is perfect for a leisurely cruise though.

Visited September 2013
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