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Columbine/Ruby Lakes Hiking

Region:
Condition: Seasonal
Difficulty:
Trail Length: 8.1 miles
Distance from Durango: 56 miles
Gain: 1588 ft
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An alternative route to Lake Columbine, this out and back is generally above treeline with great views.


Velocity Basin Hiking

Velocity Basin in Silverton, CO
Region:
Condition: Seasonal
Difficulty:
Trail Length: 1 miles
Distance from Durango: 57 miles
Gain: 1910 ft
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Velocity Basin is a cirque basin with a small turquoise lake at its base. At an elevation of 11,315 ft above sea level, it is accessed from CR 52 outside of Silverton.


Big Lick Biking

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Region:
Condition: Good
Difficulty:
Trail Length: 6 miles
Distance from Durango: 35 miles
Gain: 1700 ft
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Bolam Pass Road climbs 4 miles until the road levels out and connects to the Colorado Trail (at high country).


Lizard Head – Telluride HikingTrail Running

Condition: Good
Difficulty:
Trail Length: 7.6 miles
Distance from Durango: 94 miles
Gain: 2900 ft
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Take in views of the surrounding San Miguel Mountain Range, including Mount Wilson (14,245-ft.), Gladstone Mountain (13,913-ft.) and Wilson Peak (14,017-ft.).


Rock Creek Trail BikingHikingTrail Running

John Fitzpatrick Sand Canyon Trail Views
Condition: Good
Difficulty:
Trail Length: 3.9 miles
Distance from Durango: 61 miles
Gain: 540 ft
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Rock Creek Trail is a difficult 3.9-mile trail, accessed from East Rock Creek Trail.


East Rock Creek Trail BikingHikingTrail Running

John Fitzpatrick Sand Canyon Trail Views
Condition: Good
Difficulty:
Trail Length: 5.1 miles
Distance from Durango: 61 miles
Gain: 760 ft
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East Rock Creek is a popular, difficult loop in Sand Canyon and is west of the main Sand Canyon out-and-back trail.


Sand Canyon Trail BikingHikingTrail Running

John Fitzpatrick Sand Canyon Trail Views
Condition: Good
Difficulty:
Trail Length: 6.3 miles
Distance from Durango: 61 miles
Gain: 2070 ft
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Sand Canyon Trail is 6.3 miles each way and provides beautiful views of the canyons.


Sick Bird Trail BikingHikingTrail Running

Looking towards Durango from Animas Mountain Trail
Region:
Condition: Good
Difficulty:
Trail Length: 1.7 miles
Distance from Durango: 5 miles
Gain: 1020 ft
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Sick Bird is a difficult trail that parallels the eastern edge of the main Animas Mountain Trail loop.


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