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White River National Forest

#1,069 of 2,648 things to do in Colorado
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Mount Royal trail hike

Friends suggested this hike of around 3.5m there and back. Tip : you need to be in reasonable shape... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Stevey1631
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Houston, Texas
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Lovely scenery

Loved driving in and out of the White River National Forest. The scenery was gorgeous aong with... read more

Reviewed August 28, 2018
Kim B
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Millersville, Maryland
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“Mount Royal trail hike ”
Aug 28, 2018
“Lovely scenery”
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Located in the heart of the Colorado Rocky Mountains, this forest offers a range of recreational activities from cross-country skiing and snowmobiling to hunting and fishing.
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Friends suggested this hike of around 3.5m there and back. Tip : you need to be in reasonable shape to do this hike. It’s moderate to use the guidebook wording! A great day sunny , a little too warm 60s. It’s a little steep in...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed August 28, 2018

Loved driving in and out of the White River National Forest. The scenery was gorgeous aong with Cow Creek.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Kim B
Reviewed July 6, 2018 via mobile

We stayed at Peak One with our bumper pull. Be sure to check the size of the space of you’re bringing a rig because some sites are smaller than others. Ours was perfect. It’s quiet. The views are breathtaking from any spot. Short walk to...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed October 9, 2017 via mobile

10.3.17 What a drive this was although next time will make sure it is a 4 wheel drive as snow can happen anytime even on a day when you would say no way will it turn cold enough as it can drop 30 degrees in...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed September 30, 2017

We hiked about 5 miles up the Ruedi overlook trail. The path was good and the fall colours and wide mountain views absolutely fantastic

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed June 12, 2017

We drove through this beautiful national forest in early June 2017. There had been a huge snowfall weeks earlier and you could still see snow everywhere. We drove to the top (12,000+ feet) and back down. Lots of people were out hiking, fishing and driving....More

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank Robin M
Reviewed April 15, 2017 via mobile

The national forest is full of wonderful hiking trails, nice fly fishing sports, and tons of scenic views. It is a must visit when in Colorado.

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed August 24, 2016 via mobile

We stopped a couple of times for mini hikes. Idk the trails' names but they are all so beautiful any one will do.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Christy B
Reviewed August 23, 2016 via mobile

We were excited to go on a 9 day fishing trip on this beautiful river. We planned and planned. The reality was a harsh one. We arrived and found this gorgeous river was fenced in almost all 45 miles along the Flat Top Wilderness Scenic...More

Date of experience: August 2016
2  Thank JOHNNA A
Reviewed July 4, 2016

The splendor of the Rockies, with groves of aspen trees and fir trees, lakes and creeks and rocks and snow, wildflowers and acres and acres of nature just doing its thing...great place to experience.

Date of experience: July 2016
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Sanjay J
July 26, 2018|
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Response from ColoTraveler_10 | Reviewed this property |
The National Forest is rather large, covering hundreds of square miles. Can you me more specific about the area you will be staying? Town? You wouldn’t be disappointed in a cabin, I’m sure.
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leahWA15
July 10, 2017|
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Response from Robin M | Reviewed this property |
Honestly, we did not stop to hike, we drove through. We saw lots of people camping and hiking.
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