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The Colorado Trail

25th Street, Durango, CO 81301
+1 970-385-2950
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Spanning some 500 miles from Denver to Durango, this path crosses many different elevations and environments, including eight mountain ranges, seven national forests, six wilderness areas and five river systems, making it one of the most fascinating and scenic trails in the state.
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25th Street, Durango, CO 81301
+1 970-385-2950
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Reviewed July 13, 2016

Good parking and hiking right by the creek side. Absolutely lovely. Restroom in the parking lot. A must do event.

Thank T R
Reviewed June 28, 2016

Accessed from the Junction Creek trailhead, this excursion offers incredible views and a delightful outdoor experience for hikers and mountain bikers. Many enthusiasts take it all the way to Denver!

Thank James W
Reviewed June 21, 2016

I walk up there a lot from my house and enjoy the scenery and people. Mountain bikes. People either beginning or conquering their hike. Most just enjoying nature with their family.

Thank Shushy L
Reviewed March 23, 2016

My husband and I come here every year and are still as impressed as the first time we came. The scenery is beautiful and the snow-capped mountains are stunning. We love it here so much.

Thank Court6785
Reviewed March 18, 2016

The Kezmeister and myself struggled to fin the start at first so just keep going on 25th and it is at the end of the road approx 10 minutes drive fromMain St. We only went as far as the snow had melted but were stumped...More

2  Thank Kitmeister
Reviewed December 26, 2015

This is a must do for hikers in Colorado. This trail has portions that have been in use as long a humans have been here.

Thank 2526Vet
Reviewed December 15, 2015

Great trail in Durango to see the sites. Views are amazing! Your can bring your dog and spend the day in amazement.

Thank Renee W
Reviewed October 12, 2015

Went on an eight mile walk up the Trail. Nice views, a few small snakes, beautiful scenery. Parts of it is right by the river.

Thank keahilana
Reviewed October 5, 2015

We did the section of the trail from the trailhead at the end of 25th Street to Gudy's rest, which takes about three hours. Very scenic, it follows the river, crosses a bridge and then climbs via switchbacks to the bench at gudys rest. Not...More

4  Thank yogiglo
Reviewed September 29, 2015

This trail is awesome. You are walking or biking through the pines along the creek and then gain some elevation for some great views.

Thank Ralph D
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February 5, 2017|
Response from ROCtraveler30 | Reviewed this property |
I have only hiked portions of the trail as day-hikes, which is probably the case of most reviewers on TA. But, in general, the answer to your question(s) is dependent on many factors: your fitness, pack weights, weather... More