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Hoffheins Trail BikingHikingTrail RunningWinter Recreation

Difficulty
Condition
Good

Notes: 6.25.20

Region
Trail Length
1.3 miles
Distance from Durango
8 miles
Directions
Gain
442 ft
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Hoffheins Trail

Biking, Hiking, Trail Running, Winter Recreation
Durango to TH

8 Miles

Gain

442 Feet

Condition

Good

Region

Trail Length

1.3 Miles

Part of the Lower Colorado Trail system.

After hiking 4.05 miles along the Lower Colorado Trail to Gudy’s Rest you can turn left to head down Hoffheins and loop back around from Dry Fork, back to the Colorado Trail. Hoffheins allows the lower Colorado Trail to be accessed as a loop versus the popular out-and-back. Gudy’s Rest (and the Hofheins Trail) can be accessed from the Junction Creek Trailhead or Dry Fork Parking area.

Map & Directions

Map Coordinates: 37.34691, -107.937977

Where's the Trailhead?

dIRECTIONS TO TRAILHEAD

Dry Fork Trailhead

From downtown Durango, head West on Hwy 160, then turn right on Lightner Creek Road (CR 207). At the T in road, stay straight onto the State Widlife area (CR 208). Take one more right at the split toward Silver Mountain Ranch and a final left at the split away from Silver Mountain Ranch. This parking area is Dry Fork. Hofheins makes up part of the Dry Fork/Hofheins/CT Loop.

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