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Big Canyon Trail BikingHikingTrail Running

Difficulty
Condition
Good

Notes: 9.18.20

Region
Trail Length
1.7 miles
Distance from Durango
5 miles
Directions
Gain
580 ft
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Big Canyon Trail

Biking, Hiking, Trail Running
Durango to TH

5 Miles

Gain

580 Feet

Condition

Good

Region

Trail Length

1.7 Miles

Part of the Grandview Ridge Trails system.

Big Canyon Trail is a moderate 1.6-mile trail that is open to all non-motorized use. Big Canyon spurs from Cowboy Trail to the road near the Exxon Gas Station. The trail system next to the Horse Gulch/Telegraph network (and connecting to it) is called the Grandview Ridge Trails and includes several very fun local trails. The trails are designed as ‘swoopy,’ intermediate style multi-use and multi-direction trails for mountain biking, hiking, trail running.

Map & Directions

Map Coordinates: 37.237418, -107.849528

Where's the Trailhead?

dIRECTIONS TO TRAILHEAD

Parking at Carbon Junction

From 9th Street and Main Avenue in Durango, head west on 9th Street toward Camino Del Rio. Take a left onto Camino Del Rio (Highway 550) then veer left onto Highway 160 East. Turn left onto Dominguez Drive toward the Exxon, then take a right onto Carbon Junction. Continue on Carbon Junction (Frontage Road) as it turns to dirt and heads slightly uphill. Here, there is a parking area for Grandview Ridge Trails.

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