Yellow Brick Road Trail BikingHikingTrail Running

Trail Length
0.4 miles
Distance from Durango
5 miles
400 ft
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Yellow Brick Road Trail

Biking, Hiking, Trail Running
Durango to TH

5 Miles


400 Feet




Trail Length

0.4 Miles

Part of the Grandview Ridge Trail System.

Yellow Brick Road is a short and difficult connector trail open to all non-motorized use. Yellow Brick Road trail connects from the top of Telegraph Trail (in the Horse Gulch Trail System) into Sidewinder Trail and is a popular bike ride extension for the Grandview Ridge and Horse Gulch trail systems.

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: 37.2642, -107.837748

Where's the 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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*TENTATIVE* Trail Construction: September 5

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