Ridge Trail (in Saul’s Creek) BikingHikingTrail Running


Notes: 12.10.21

Trail Length
3.1 miles
Distance from Durango
24 miles
460 ft
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Ridge Trail (in Saul’s Creek)

Biking, Hiking, Trail Running
Durango to TH

24 Miles


460 Feet



Trail Length

3.1 Miles

Part of the Saul’s Creek Trails System.

The Saul’s Creek trail system is in the San Juan National Forest about 3 miles east of Bayfield, CO, made up of gas roads and double track. You may encounter motorcycles or horses. Ridge Trail is a 3.1-mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Bayfield, Colorado that offers the chance to see wildlife and is good for all skill levels. This trail connects into the main Saul’s Creek Trail. The trail offers a number of activity options and is best used from March until October.

Map & Directions

Map Coordinates: 37.233926, -107.552254

Where's the Trailhead?


Saul’s Creek Trailhead

From 9th Street and Main Avenue in Durango, head west on 9th Street toward Camino Del Rio. Turn left onto Camino Del Rio/ Hwy 550. Keep left to continue on Highway 550 South. Continue onto US-160 East, and keep left to stay on US-160 East. Turn right onto CR 526. Turn left onto CR 527. A parking area will be on your right.


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