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80 mi 129 km of trail 11 Featured Runs

Gems 6 Gems Easy Trails 9 Trails Intermediate Trails 20 Trails Hard Trails 2 Trails

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Featured Runs in Trail Ridge Road - 11

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Favorite On top of Mt Ida looking southwest you see several valleys as well as Grand Lake and Shadow Mountain Lake in the distance

Mount Ida Ascent

9.5 mi 15.3 km • Loop • 2,231 ft Ascent 679.92 m Ascent

Singletrack Grand Lake, CO

( 21 )
Favorite Lichen on granite boulder

Upper Ute Trail Out-and-Back

3.9 mi 6.3 km • Loop • 884 ft Ascent 269.58 m Ascent

Singletrack Estes Park, CO

( 18 )
Favorite Milky Way from the park

Deer Mountain

6.3 mi 10.1 km • Out and Back • 1,325 ft Ascent 403.97 m Ascent

Singletrack Estes Park, CO

( 26 )
Favorite On top of Mt Chiquita looking toward Ypsilon on the left, Lake Ypsilon center, and Estes Park in the distance.

Mount Chiquita

5.2 mi 8.4 km • Loop • 1,934 ft Ascent 589.57 m Ascent

Singletrack Estes Park, CO

( 9 )
Favorite Milky Way from the park

Crystal Lakes Long Loop

32.0 mi 51.5 km • Point to Point • 5,919 ft Ascent 1804.08 m Ascent

Singletrack Estes Park, CO

( 1 )
Favorite Start of Big Thompson with permission from dreamer 200

Mummy Kill Route (Mummy Marathon)

16.6 mi 26.8 km • Point to Point • 4,880 ft Ascent 1487.4 m Ascent

Singletrack Estes Park, CO

( 1 )
Favorite Milky Way from the park

Deer Mountain Loop

10.5 mi 16.9 km • Loop • 1,698 ft Ascent 517.54 m Ascent

Singletrack Estes Park, CO

( 9 )
Favorite The Slopes of Mt. Ida with permission from Ed Ogle

Timber Lake Trail

9.3 mi 14.9 km • Out and Back • 2,012 ft Ascent 613.19 m Ascent

Singletrack Grand Lake, CO

( 8 )
Favorite Rocky Mtn National Park with permission from Peter B. Pearman

Lulu City Out-and-Back

7.1 mi 11.4 km • Loop • 759 ft Ascent 231.31 m Ascent

Singletrack Grand Lake, CO

( 12 )
Favorite Bighorn Sheep

Crater Trail

2.0 mi 3.2 km • Out and Back • 675 ft Ascent 205.7 m Ascent

Singletrack Grand Lake, CO

( 1 )
Favorite Beaver!

Beaver Boardwalk

0.1 mi 0.2 km • Out and Back • 3 ft Ascent 1 m Ascent

Singletrack Estes Park, CO

( 4 )

Trails in Trail Ridge Road - 20

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6.3 mi 10.2 km #1 Lawn Lake Trail
Estes Park, CO
6.3 mi 10.2 km Estes Park, CO
All Clear
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Dry - Some snow around the lake. The trail is completely dry!
1 day ago
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4.8 mi 7.7 km #2 Ute Trail
Estes Park, CO
4.8 mi 7.7 km Estes Park, CO
All Clear
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Mostly Dry
5 days ago
0.4 mi 0.6 km #3 Alpine Ridge Trail
Grand Lake, CO
0.4 mi 0.6 km Grand Lake, CO
Unknown
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0.5 mi 0.8 km #4 Tundra Communities Trail
Estes Park, CO
0.5 mi 0.8 km Estes Park, CO
All Clear
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Dry
6 days ago
2.4 mi 3.9 km #5 Chapin Pass Trail
Estes Park, CO
2.4 mi 3.9 km Estes Park, CO
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3.0 mi 4.8 km #6 Ypsilon Trail
Estes Park, CO
3.0 mi 4.8 km Estes Park, CO
Minor Issues
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Some Mud - Does not allow dogs. Please fix description.
11 days ago
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6.8 mi 11.0 km #7 Deer Mountain Trail
Estes Park, CO
6.8 mi 11.0 km Estes Park, CO
All Clear
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Dry
15 days ago
0.6 mi 1.0 km #8 Spectacle Lakes Primitive Trail
Estes Park, CO
0.6 mi 1.0 km Estes Park, CO
Unknown
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0.3 mi 0.5 km #9 Alluvial Fan Trail
Estes Park, CO
0.3 mi 0.5 km Estes Park, CO
Unknown
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5.1 mi 8.2 km #10 North Deer Mountain Trail
Estes Park, CO
5.1 mi 8.2 km Estes Park, CO
All Clear
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Dry
15 days ago
15.2 mi 24.5 km #11 Grand Ditch Trail
Grand Lake, CO
15.2 mi 24.5 km Grand Lake, CO
Unknown
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3.5 mi 5.7 km #12 Milner Pass - Fall River Pass Trail
Grand Lake, CO
3.5 mi 5.7 km Grand Lake, CO
Unknown
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8.2 mi 13.2 km #13 Black Canyon Trail
Estes Park, CO
8.2 mi 13.2 km Estes Park, CO
All Clear
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Dry
1 day ago
2.2 mi 3.5 km #14 Little Horseshoe Park Trail
Estes Park, CO
2.2 mi 3.5 km Estes Park, CO
Unknown
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1.1 mi 1.7 km #15 Chapin Pass - Lower Fork
Estes Park, CO
1.1 mi 1.7 km Estes Park, CO
Unknown
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3.2 mi 5.2 km #16 Chapin Creek Trail
Estes Park, CO
3.2 mi 5.2 km Estes Park, CO
Unknown
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9.7 mi 15.6 km #17 Poudre River Trail
Grand Lake, CO
9.7 mi 15.6 km Grand Lake, CO
Unknown
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3.3 mi 5.2 km #18 Colorado River Trail - La Poudre Pass Trail
Grand Lake, CO
3.3 mi 5.2 km Grand Lake, CO
Unknown
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2.1 mi 3.4 km #19 Holzwarth-Colorado River Trail
Grand Lake, CO
2.1 mi 3.4 km Grand Lake, CO
Unknown
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1.3 mi 2.1 km #20 Mount Chiquita - Ypsilon Summit Trail
Estes Park, CO
1.3 mi 2.1 km Estes Park, CO
Unknown
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