Vallecito Lake Trail System
Trails in this system
Located 18 miles from Durango, the community of Vallecito is nestled in a beautiful mountain valley 8,000 feet above sea level. The large lake is surrounded by a wonderful trail system, offering hiking, biking, camping, and water sports in the summer, and great Nordic trails in the winter.
For more information, visit the Vallecito Lake Chamber of Commerce.
Map & Directions
Map Coordinates: 37.476289, -107.549002
Where's the Trailhead?
dIRECTIONS TO TRAILHEAD
Vallecito Lake is located 18 miles northeast of Durango. From Durango, take Florida Road (CR 240) out of town (approximately 16 miles). At the T-intersection, take a left on CR 501 which will bring you to the lake.
help build our trails!
Join us for trail maintenance on Cutthroat Trail on September 25th from 9:00 am – 12:00 pm. Please note, registration is required to join us for Trailwork; please click below to register.