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Arkansas Hills Trail System

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26 mi 42 km of trail 0 Recommended Routes

Easy Trails 4 Trails Intermediate Trails 10 Trails Hard Trails 6 Trails

An awesome trail system located in the heart of downtown Salida, CO. There's something for all ability levels here. Couple that with plenty of food and beverage options a stone's throw from the trailhead and you've got yourself a full-fledged destination!

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Trails in Arkansas Hills Trail System - 20

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2.7 mi 4.4 km #1Beasway Trail
Intermediate
Salida, CO
Intermediate
Salida, CO
0.8 mi 1.3 km #2Tenderfoot
Intermediate
Salida, CO
Intermediate
Salida, CO
1.7 mi 2.8 km #3Backbone
Intermediate
Salida, CO
Intermediate
Salida, CO
2.2 mi 3.6 km #4Rumba Trail
Intermediate
Salida, CO
Intermediate
Salida, CO
0.7 mi 1.2 km #5Prospector Trail
Intermediate
Salida, CO
Intermediate
Salida, CO
0.3 mi 0.6 km #6Poblano
Easy
Salida, CO
Easy
Salida, CO
0.2 mi 0.3 km #7Sgt Pepper
Intermediate
Salida, CO
Intermediate
Salida, CO
1.4 mi 2.2 km #8Sand Dunes Trail
Difficult
Salida, CO
Difficult
Salida, CO
1.0 mi 1.5 km #9Lil' Rattler
Easy/Intermediate
Salida, CO
Easy/Intermediate
Salida, CO
3.1 mi 5.0 km #10North Backbone
Intermediate/Difficult
Salida, CO
Intermediate/Difficult
Salida, CO
1.2 mi 1.9 km #11Frontside
Intermediate/Difficult
Salida, CO
Intermediate/Difficult
Salida, CO
2.9 mi 4.6 km #12Cottonwood Trail
Difficult
Salida, CO
Difficult
Salida, CO
2.0 mi 3.2 km #13Chicken Dinner Trail
Intermediate
Salida, CO
Intermediate
Salida, CO
2.2 mi 3.5 km #14Sweet Dreams Trail
Difficult
Salida, CO
Difficult
Salida, CO
0.9 mi 1.5 km #15Rusty Lung
Intermediate
Salida, CO
Intermediate
Salida, CO
0.4 mi 0.6 km #16Dude Abides
Difficult
Salida, CO
Difficult
Salida, CO
0.7 mi 1.1 km #17Hooligan
Difficult
Salida, CO
Difficult
Salida, CO
0.8 mi 1.3 km #18Uncle Nazty Trail
Difficult
Salida, CO
Difficult
Salida, CO
0.5 mi 0.7 km #19Burnpile
Easy
Salida, CO
Easy
Salida, CO
0.2 mi 0.4 km #20Jalapeno
Easy
Salida, CO
Easy
Salida, CO

Photos of Arkansas Hills Trail System - 4

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Great views of the Collegiate Range on offer.
Oct 20, 2017 near Salida, CO
Near the end of Sweet Dreams.
Oct 12, 2017 near Salida, CO
Beautiful Salida Singletrack
Sep 14, 2017 near Salida, CO
Believe it or not, this is a part of Cottonwood Trail.
Sep 14, 2017 near Salida, CO