Deer Creek trail is a difficult, 4.6-mile trail that climbs steadily to meet Coal Creek, then Engineer Mountain Trail.
Cascade Creek follows along the western base of the mountain and often sees less traffic than other popular high-country trails in the area.
Pass Trail is a great mountain bike ride or hike for most everyone, located near Engineer Mountain Trail.
Engineer Mountain is a favorite hike or ride that is well marked and in close proximity to Durango, making it quite popular in the summertime.
Corral Draw Trail connects the main Hermosa Creek trail to the Colorado Trail (at high country) near the northernmost part of the Hermosa Creek Trail.
Bolam Pass Road climbs 4 miles until the road levels out and connects to the Colorado Trail (at high country).
Hotel Draw Road connects Hermosa Creek into the Colorado Trail (at high country) where the trail crosses the road several times along the Great Divide.
Salt Creek Trail connects from the Southern end of Hermosa Creek Trail into the Colorado Trail (at high country) into the Rico-Silverton Trail.
From southern Hermosa Creek trail, Jones Creek Trail climbs for about 5 miles where it enters a grassy meadow in a stand of aspens and connects into Pinkerton-Flagstaff Trail.
Dutch Creek Trail is a mostly downhill trail that runs along the creek and through lots of aspen groves and creek crossings.