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2,175 mi 3,501 km of trail 44 Runs

Gems 6 Gems Easy Trails 148 Trails Intermediate Trails 321 Trails Hard Trails 95 Trails
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Gems in White River National Forest - 6

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gem Favorite Hanging Lake

Hanging Lake

(50) Glenwoo…, CO
gem Favorite One hell of an evening at the Maroon Bells

Maroon Bells

(23) Snowmas…, CO
gem Favorite Snowmass Lake sunrise.

Snowmass Lake

(4) Snowmas…, CO
gem Favorite No Photos

Conundrum Hot Springs

(7) Crested…, CO
gem Favorite Snow Peak from Snow Pass, Gore Range.

Snow Pass

(1) Silvert…, CO
gem Favorite Beaver Lake is a nice spot to have a lunch, watch for wildlife, and listen to nature.

Beaver Lake

(2) Avon, CO

Runs in White River National Forest - 44

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Favorite One hell of an evening at the Maroon Bells
Intermediate/Difficult

Four Pass Loop

27.1 mi 43.6 km • Loop • 7,327 ft Ascent 2233.3 m Ascent

(148) Snowmas…, CO
Favorite Hanging Lake
Intermediate

Hanging Lake

2.6 mi 4.2 km • Out and Back • 1,037 ft Ascent 316.17 m Ascent

(119) Glenwoo…, CO
Favorite From the summit of Holy Cross, looking southwest I believe
Difficult

Mt. of the Holy Cross

10.4 mi 16.8 km • Out and Back • 5,312 ft Ascent 1619.2 m Ascent

(25) Minturn, CO
Favorite Back into the trees headed down the west side of Buckskin Pass. Photo: Michelle Smith
Difficult

Snowmass - Willow Lake Loop

22.3 mi 35.9 km • Loop • 5,436 ft Ascent 1657.01 m Ascent

(8) Snowmas…, CO
Favorite Capitol Peak from just above Capitol Lake
Extremely Difficult

Capitol Peak

16.0 mi 25.8 km • Out and Back • 5,337 ft Ascent 1626.58 m Ascent

(9) Snowmas…, CO
Favorite Carbondale runner, Elinor Fish, out for a sunrise cruise on the flanks of Mt Sopris.
Intermediate/Difficult

Mount Sopris

13.4 mi 21.5 km • Out and Back • 4,228 ft Ascent 1288.82 m Ascent

(6) El Jebel, CO
Favorite A peaceful fall evening at Piney Lake.
Intermediate

Upper Piney River Trail

6.1 mi 9.8 km • Out and Back • 845 ft Ascent 257.64 m Ascent

(17) Vail, CO
Favorite Beautiful Deluge Creek.
Intermediate/Difficult

Deluge Lake

9.2 mi 14.8 km • Out and Back • 3,390 ft Ascent 1033.27 m Ascent

(9) Vail, CO

Trails in White River National Forest - 519

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4.7 mi 7.6 km #1Missouri Lakes Trail #2003
Intermediate
Minturn, CO
Intermediate
4.7 mi 7.6 km Minturn, CO 21 
9.0 mi 14.6 km #2West Maroon Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Crested Butte, CO
Intermediate/Difficult
9.0 mi 14.6 km Crested Butte, CO
8.2 mi 13.1 km #3Maroon Snowmass Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Snowmass Village, CO
Intermediate/Difficult
8.2 mi 13.1 km Snowmass Village, CO
0.9 mi 1.4 km #4Hanging Lake Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Glenwood Springs, CO
Intermediate/Difficult
0.9 mi 1.4 km Glenwood Springs, CO
6.7 mi 10.9 km #5Buckskin Pass Trail
Difficult
Snowmass Village, CO
Difficult
6.7 mi 10.9 km Snowmass Village, CO
2.1 mi 3.3 km #6Capitol Peak
Extremely Difficult
Snowmass Village, CO
Extremely Difficult
2.1 mi 3.3 km Snowmass Village, CO
1.7 mi 2.7 km #7North Maroon Peak
Extremely Difficult
Snowmass Village, CO
Extremely Difficult
1.7 mi 2.7 km Snowmass Village, CO
11.2 mi 18.1 km #8Conundrum Creek Trail #1981
Intermediate/Difficult
Aspen, CO
Intermediate/Difficult
11.2 mi 18.1 km Aspen, CO
1.2 mi 2.0 km #9Ptarmigan Loop
Easy/Intermediate
Vail, CO
Easy/Intermediate
1.2 mi 2.0 km Vail, CO
25.3 mi 40.7 km #10CT - Segment 8: Copper Mountain to Tennessee Pass
Intermediate
Copper Mountain, CO
Intermediate
25.3 mi 40.7 km Copper Mountain, CO
7.6 mi 12.3 km #11East Snowmass Trail
Difficult
Snowmass Village, CO
Difficult
7.6 mi 12.3 km Snowmass Village, CO
2.5 mi 4.0 km #12Pyramid Peak Trail
Extremely Difficult
Snowmass Village, CO
Extremely Difficult
2.5 mi 4.0 km Snowmass Village, CO
1.9 mi 3.1 km #13Royal Elk Trail
Intermediate
Avon, CO
Intermediate
1.9 mi 3.1 km Avon, CO
1.9 mi 3.0 km #14Ditch Trail
Easy/Intermediate
Snowmass Village, CO
Easy/Intermediate
1.9 mi 3.0 km Snowmass Village, CO
13.3 mi 21.3 km #15CT - Segment 9: Tennessee Pass to Timberline Lake
Easy/Intermediate
Leadville North, CO
Easy/Intermediate
13.3 mi 21.3 km Leadville North, CO
3.0 mi 4.9 km #16Notch Mountain Trail #2000
Intermediate/Difficult
Minturn, CO
Intermediate/Difficult
3.0 mi 4.9 km Minturn, CO
4.3 mi 6.9 km #17Fryingpan Lakes Trail #1921
Intermediate/Difficult
Leadville North, CO
Intermediate/Difficult
4.3 mi 6.9 km Leadville North, CO
5.4 mi 8.7 km #18Elliot Ridge Trail #1889
Easy/Intermediate
Vail, CO
Easy/Intermediate
5.4 mi 8.7 km Vail, CO
10.5 mi 16.8 km #19Government Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Aspen, CO
Intermediate/Difficult
10.5 mi 16.8 km Aspen, CO
2.5 mi 4.1 km #20Teocalli Mountain Trail #554
Intermediate/Difficult
Crested Butte, CO
Intermediate/Difficult
2.5 mi 4.1 km Crested Butte, CO

Photos of White River National Forest - 756

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One hell of an evening at the Maroon Bells
Sep 27, 2015 near Snowmas…, CO
The Crystal Mill
Dec 6, 2014 near Crested…, CO
Capitol Peak from just above Capitol Lake
Oct 1, 2017 near Snowmas…, CO
Running up heavenly Fravert Basin. Photo: Michelle Smith
Aug 31, 2015 near Snowmas…, CO
Carbondale runner, Elinor Fish, out for a sunrise cruise on the flanks of Mt Sopris.
Sep 30, 2015 near El Jebel, CO
Moose
Feb 9, 2015 near Snowmas…, CO
Michelle Smith turns the corner toward Grizzly Lake during a sublime late Summer outing in the alpine.
Sep 23, 2015 near Aspen, CO
The Line Shack at the top of the climb.
Jul 21, 2019 near Minturn, CO

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