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175 mi 281 km of trail 8 Runs

Easy Trails 19 Trails Intermediate Trails 25 Trails Hard Trails 5 Trails

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Runs in Leadville - 8

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Favorite The final cairn!
Intermediate/Difficult

Mt. Elbert

8.9 mi 14.4 km • Loop • 4,410 ft Ascent 1344.26 m Ascent

(75) Leadvil…, CO
Favorite Mt Sherman summit
Intermediate

Mt. Sherman

4.8 mi 7.7 km • Out and Back • 1,972 ft Ascent 600.93 m Ascent

(29) Leadville, CO
Favorite Silver Rush 50 Run - part of the Leadville Race Series.
Intermediate

Leadville Trail Marathon

27.1 mi 43.6 km • Loop • 6,055 ft Ascent 1845.69 m Ascent

(2) Leadville, CO
Favorite The Turquoise Lake Trail varies from sandy beach to packed-sand trail. You just can't beat the views.
Intermediate/Difficult

Leadville Trail 100

102.0 mi 164.2 km • Out and Back • 14,637 ft Ascent 4461.48 m Ascent

(5) Leadville, CO
Favorite A great view of the three apostles basin.
Intermediate

Southern Cross CDT to CT Loop

84.4 mi 135.9 km • Loop • 18,650 ft Ascent 5684.63 m Ascent

(3) Leadvil…, CO
Favorite View from Mt. Massive's summit on a summer day.
Intermediate/Difficult

Mt. Massive via CDT

13.4 mi 21.5 km • Out and Back • 4,400 ft Ascent 1340.98 m Ascent

(3) Leadvil…, CO
Favorite View from Mt. Massive's summit on a summer day.
Difficult

Mt. Massive

7.3 mi 11.8 km • Loop • 3,857 ft Ascent 1175.56 m Ascent

(13) Leadvil…, CO
Favorite Mt Sherman summit
Intermediate/Difficult

Sherman-Sheridan from Iowa Gulch

5.9 mi 9.5 km • Loop • 2,776 ft Ascent 846.02 m Ascent

(5) Leadville, CO

Trails in Leadville - 41

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13.3 mi 21.3 km #1CT - Segment 9: Tennessee Pass to Timberline Lake
Easy/Intermediate
Leadville North, CO
Easy/Intermediate
13.3 mi 21.3 km Leadville North, CO
21.5 mi 34.6 km #2CT - Segment 11: Mount Massive to Clear Creek
Intermediate
Leadville North, CO
Intermediate
21.5 mi 34.6 km Leadville North, CO
13.2 mi 21.3 km #3CDT: Halfmoon Creek to Timberline Lake (CO Sec. 24)
Intermediate
Leadville North, CO
Intermediate
13.2 mi 21.3 km Leadville North, CO
13.3 mi 21.4 km #4CDT: Timberline Lake to Tennessee Pass (CO Sec. 25)
Intermediate
Leadville North, CO
Intermediate
13.3 mi 21.4 km Leadville North, CO
1.0 mi 1.6 km #5Golddigger
Intermediate
Leadville, CO
Intermediate
1.0 mi 1.6 km Leadville, CO
0.6 mi 1.0 km #6Cold Feet
Intermediate
Leadville, CO
Intermediate
0.6 mi 1.0 km Leadville, CO
6.4 mi 10.3 km #7Turquoise Lake Trail
Easy/Intermediate
Leadville North, CO
Easy/Intermediate
6.4 mi 10.3 km Leadville North, CO 10 
2.3 mi 3.6 km #8Timberline Lake
Easy/Intermediate
Leadville North, CO
Easy/Intermediate
2.3 mi 3.6 km Leadville North, CO 10 
3.6 mi 5.8 km #9Mt. Massive Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Leadville North, CO
Intermediate/Difficult
3.6 mi 5.8 km Leadville North, CO
1.0 mi 1.7 km #10Windsor Lake Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Leadville North, CO
Intermediate/Difficult
1.0 mi 1.7 km Leadville North, CO
2.6 mi 4.2 km #11North Halfmoon Lakes Trail
Intermediate
Leadville North, CO
Intermediate
2.6 mi 4.2 km Leadville North, CO
13.3 mi 21.4 km #12CT - Segment 10: Timberline Lake to Mount Massive
Intermediate
Leadville North, CO
Intermediate
13.3 mi 21.4 km Leadville North, CO
1.0 mi 1.7 km #13Giddy Up
Easy
Leadville, CO
Easy
1.0 mi 1.7 km Leadville, CO
0.7 mi 1.1 km #14And Again
Easy
Leadville, CO
Easy
0.7 mi 1.1 km Leadville, CO
2.2 mi 3.6 km #15Sangree Froelicher Hut Trail #1503
Intermediate/Difficult
Leadville, CO
Intermediate/Difficult
2.2 mi 3.6 km Leadville, CO
1.1 mi 1.8 km #16Boulders
Easy/Intermediate
Leadville, CO
Easy/Intermediate
1.1 mi 1.8 km Leadville, CO
1.3 mi 2.1 km #17Timberline Beginner's Loop
Easy
Leadville North, CO
Easy
1.3 mi 2.1 km Leadville North, CO
1.6 mi 2.6 km #18Wheelers Way
Intermediate
Leadville, CO
Intermediate
1.6 mi 2.6 km Leadville, CO
0.5 mi 0.8 km #19Elk Run
Easy/Intermediate
Leadville, CO
Easy/Intermediate
0.5 mi 0.8 km Leadville, CO
1.3 mi 2.1 km #20Mt. Massive / North Halfmoon Trail
Difficult
Leadville North, CO
Difficult
1.3 mi 2.1 km Leadville North, CO

Photos of Leadville - 53

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Mount Massive, 2ND highest Colorado 14er, still snow capped, second week of July 2019. View looking west from Halfmoon Road after climbing Mount Elbert earlier this day. Mount Massive at #2 ranked is only 6 feet lower than Mount Elbert.
Aug 10, 2019 near Leadvil…, CO
Silver Rush 50 Run - part of the Leadville Race Series.
Apr 26, 2017 near Leadville, CO
View of Mount Elbert looking west from Halfmoon Road, after the climb.
Aug 8, 2019 near Leadvil…, CO
Mt Sherman summit
Feb 27, 2015 near Leadville, CO
An old mining cabin with an impressive backdrop.
Oct 2, 2017 near Leadville, CO
The Turquoise Lake Trail varies from sandy beach to packed-sand trail. You just can't beat the views.
Apr 8, 2017 near Leadvil…, CO
View from Mt. Massive's summit on a summer day.
Mar 5, 2015 near Leadvil…, CO
The middle lake in the winter. This is a tough one to snowshoe, and the route-finding is a bit more precarious in trying to steer clear of avalanche terrain.
Jan 30, 2020 near Leadvil…, CO

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