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Gunnison National Forest - North

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957 mi 1,540 km of trail 12 Runs

Easy Trails 42 Trails Intermediate Trails 88 Trails Hard Trails 112 Trails

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Runs in Gunnison National Forest - North - 12

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Favorite Views of Castle Peak unfold on the run up Teocalli Ridge.  (photo by Shana Light)
Difficult

Crested Butte 55k

35.7 mi 57.5 km • Loop • 5,350 ft Ascent 1630.79 m Ascent

(3) Crested…, CO
Favorite Almost at the summit.
Intermediate

Mt. Crested Butte

7.1 mi 11.4 km • Point to Point • 2,785 ft Ascent 848.83 m Ascent

(9) Crested…, CO
Favorite Ascending to the ridge with Ruby Owen and Purple in the background
Difficult

The Scarp Ridge Traverse

10.8 mi 17.3 km • Point to Point • 1,689 ft Ascent 514.73 m Ascent

(3) Crested…, CO
Favorite Views of Castle Peak unfold on the run up Teocalli Ridge.  (photo by Shana Light)
Difficult

Crested Butte 105k

65.8 mi 105.9 km • Loop • 12,348 ft Ascent 3763.74 m Ascent

(1) Crested…, CO
Favorite View from near the summit
Difficult

Storm Pass Out-and-Back

17.1 mi 27.5 km • Out and Back • 4,102 ft Ascent 1250.42 m Ascent

(1) Crested…, CO
Favorite July Aspen Sunflowers in meadow along Wild Cat Creek, during the annual Grin & Bear It trail run.
Difficult

Grin & Bear It Loop - Baxter's / Green Lake

15.9 mi 25.6 km • Loop • 2,816 ft Ascent 858.4 m Ascent

(1) Crested…, CO
Favorite July Aspen Sunflowers in meadow along Wild Cat Creek, during the annual Grin & Bear It trail run.
Intermediate

Green Lake Trail

9.4 mi 15.2 km • Loop • 1,718 ft Ascent 523.64 m Ascent

(9) Crested…, CO
Favorite Cruising over Star Pass
Difficult

Grand Traverse Mountain Run

40.7 mi 65.4 km • Point to Point • 6,197 ft Ascent 1888.92 m Ascent

(8) Crested…, CO
Favorite Storm clouds rolling in on Henry Lake.
Difficult

Henry Lake

13.6 mi 21.8 km • Out and Back • 2,559 ft Ascent 780.07 m Ascent

(1) St. Elmo, CO
Favorite July Aspen Sunflowers in meadow along Wild Cat Creek, during the annual Grin & Bear It trail run.
Difficult

Grin and Bear It - 15K Classic

9.4 mi 15.2 km • Loop • 1,697 ft Ascent 517.24 m Ascent

(1) Crested…, CO
Favorite Views of Castle Peak unfold on the run up Teocalli Ridge.  (photo by Shana Light)
Difficult

Teocalli Ridge Loop

11.5 mi 18.5 km • Loop • 2,131 ft Ascent 649.5 m Ascent

(4) Crested…, CO
Favorite Near the beginning of the race - looking back at the Whetstone Mountains.
Difficult

Camp 4 Coffee Cart to Cart Trail Run

19.9 mi 32.0 km • Point to Point • 2,266 ft Ascent 690.63 m Ascent

(1) Crested…, CO

Trails in Gunnison National Forest - North - 230

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9.0 mi 14.6 km #1West Maroon Trail
Difficult
Crested Butte, CO
Difficult
9.0 mi 14.6 km Crested Butte, CO
10.1 mi 16.3 km #2Oh-Be-Joyful #835
Intermediate
Crested Butte, CO
Intermediate
10.1 mi 16.3 km Crested Butte, CO
3.7 mi 6.0 km #3Snodgrass Trail #590
Intermediate
Crested Butte, CO
Intermediate
3.7 mi 6.0 km Crested Butte, CO
3.4 mi 5.4 km #4Scarp Ridge Trail
Intermediate
Crested Butte, CO
Intermediate
3.4 mi 5.4 km Crested Butte, CO
11.1 mi 17.9 km #5CDT: Marshall Pass to Monarch Pass (CO Sec. 18)
Intermediate
Salida, CO
Intermediate
11.1 mi 17.9 km Salida, CO
1.8 mi 2.9 km #6Lower Cement Creek Trail #636
Intermediate
Crested Butte, CO
Intermediate
1.8 mi 2.9 km Crested Butte, CO
2.5 mi 4.1 km #7Teocalli Mountain Trail #554
Difficult
Crested Butte, CO
Difficult
2.5 mi 4.1 km Crested Butte, CO
2.9 mi 4.7 km #8Twin Lakes Trail #402
Intermediate
Crested Butte, CO
Intermediate
2.9 mi 4.7 km Crested Butte, CO
9.0 mi 14.5 km #9Deer Creek Trail #9568
Intermediate
Crested Butte, CO
Intermediate
9.0 mi 14.5 km Crested Butte, CO
4.6 mi 7.4 km #10Teocalli Ridge #557
Intermediate
Crested Butte, CO
Intermediate
4.6 mi 7.4 km Crested Butte, CO
5.5 mi 8.8 km #11Dyke Trail #838
Difficult
Crested Butte, CO
Difficult
5.5 mi 8.8 km Crested Butte, CO
11.9 mi 19.1 km #12Canyon Creek Trail
Difficult
Salida, CO
Difficult
11.9 mi 19.1 km Salida, CO
2.3 mi 3.7 km #13Brush Creek Trail
Easy
Crested Butte, CO
Easy
2.3 mi 3.7 km Crested Butte, CO
2.8 mi 4.5 km #14Beckwith Pass Trail #8842
Intermediate
Crested Butte, CO
Intermediate
2.8 mi 4.5 km Crested Butte, CO
6.1 mi 9.9 km #15Bear Creek
Difficult
Crested Butte, CO
Difficult
6.1 mi 9.9 km Crested Butte, CO
3.7 mi 5.9 km #16Lupine
Intermediate
Crested Butte, CO
Intermediate
3.7 mi 5.9 km Crested Butte, CO
3.9 mi 6.2 km #17Rustler Gulch Trail
Intermediate
Crested Butte, CO
Intermediate
3.9 mi 6.2 km Crested Butte, CO
2.2 mi 3.5 km #18Three Lakes Trail #843
Intermediate
Crested Butte, CO
Intermediate
2.2 mi 3.5 km Crested Butte, CO
6.0 mi 9.6 km #19Copper Creek Trail #983
Intermediate
Crested Butte, CO
Intermediate
6.0 mi 9.6 km Crested Butte, CO
0.5 mi 0.8 km #20Mt. Emmons Trail
Difficult
Crested Butte, CO
Difficult
0.5 mi 0.8 km Crested Butte, CO

Photos of Gunnison National Forest - North - 95

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Views of Castle Peak unfold on the run up Teocalli Ridge.  (photo by Shana Light)
Jul 16, 2015 near Crested…, CO
Cruising on Brush Creek Road.  (photo by Shana Light)
Jul 16, 2015 near Crested…, CO
Cruising over Star Pass
May 27, 2015 near Aspen, CO
Near the beginning of the race - looking back at the Whetstone Mountains.
May 27, 2015 near Crested…, CO
Running through overhead wildflowers on the final descent.  (photo by Shana Light)
Jul 16, 2015 near Crested…, CO
View from near the summit
Jun 25, 2018 near Crested…, CO
Dollar Lake
Aug 12, 2018 near Crested…, CO
Looking northwest at the start of the Lupine Trail.
May 26, 2015 near Crested…, CO

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