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Blue Dot Trail (#606.1)

 3.0 (1)

2.9 Miles 4.6 Kilometers


97%

Runnable

275' 84 m

Ascent

-276' -84 m

Descent

4%

Avg Grade (2°)

15%

Max Grade (9°)

8,665' 2,641 m

High

8,489' 2,587 m

Low

Shared By John Scalese

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A mostly forested trail leading from the parking area on Magnolia to the Dots Loop.

John Scalese

Dogs Leashed

Features Birding · Views · Wildlife

Runner Notes

Footing is quite good for most of the trail. The short but steeper uphill/downhill sections require attention to footing

Description

Parking is available on Magnolia Road, about 2 miles east of the Peak to Peak.

The trail itself is very enjoyable that will put any runner in a quiet setting. Several rock outcroppings afford opportunities to see alpine areas and provide views of the Indian Peaks.

A couple smaller meadow areas will have birds singing. There are a couple of rough, unmarked trails leading both north and south from this, have fun and explore.

Ultimately, this leads to the Yellow/Red Dot Loop making this part of a longer lollipop loop.

Flora & Fauna

Mostly pine forest with some meadows and aspen mixed in

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