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blue Cliff Palace Overlook Trail

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0.3 mile 0.5 kilometer point to point
68% Runnable
Intermediate

Elevation

Ascent: 115' 35 m
Descent: -128' -39 m
High: 6,819' 2,078 m
Low: 6,705' 2,044 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 14% (8°)
Max Grade: 67% (34°)

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A great trail to a spectacular Cliff Palace site.

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To check out the ruins, you must purchase tickets for the ranger-led program. Check out the NPS site for more info on tours.

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This is an amazing trail leading past and through rich cultural remnants. The ranger-led tour takes about one hour in total and requires climbing ladders. Check out the Cliff Palace Gem for more info on the ruins.

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