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Chief Mountain Trail #58

 18 votes

Length

1.5 Miles 2.4 Kilometers

69%

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Elevation

950' 289 m

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Descent

12%

Avg Grade (7°)

25%

Max Grade (14°)

11,672' 3,558 m

High

10,722' 3,268 m

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An easily-accessible run right up the hill from Idaho Springs with unbelievable views.

Tom Robson

Overview

Features: Fall Colors — Views
Dogs: Leashed

Description

Passing through a spruce and fir forest, you reach treeline in just a short distance. Here, the alpine tundra begins.

The last stretch of the trail offers an overlook of the Bear Creek Basin, including Mount Evans, Mount Goliath, Rogers Peak and Roslin Peak.

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  4.3 from 18 votes

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in Colorado

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