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Arapaho Pass Trail (east side) Boulder Ranger District,
Arapaho and Roosevelt National Forests
This trail climbs out of the 4th of July Campground to the Arapaho Pass where it connects with the Caribou Pass Trail.
Bard Creek Trail Clear Creek Ranger District,
Arapaho and Roosevelt National Forests
This is a one-way trail if followed through to the Herman Gulch Trailhead. It is recommended to park a second vehicle at the Herman Gulch Trailhead unless you would like to hike back.
Beartracks Trail Clear Creek Ranger District,
Arapaho and Roosevelt National Forests
This trail begins at the Camp Rock Trailhead west of Evergreen in the Mount Evans State Wildlife Area and leads to Beartrack Lakes.
Beaver Creek Trail (Boulder Ranger District) Boulder Ranger District,
Arapaho and Roosevelt National Forests
The Beaver Creek Trail climbs to 11,300' before dripping down into the Middle St. Varian drainage. This trail is very crowded.
Beaver Meadows Trail Clear Creek Ranger District,
Arapaho and Roosevelt National Forests
This trail begins west of Evergreen in the Mount Evans State Wildlife Area. It leads into the Mount Evans Wilderness and intersects the Beartracks Trail.
Bob and Betty Lakes Trail Boulder Ranger District,
Arapaho and Roosevelt National Forests
This trail originates from the Hessie townsite on an old road that turns into a trial leading through montane forests to Bob and Betty Lakes.
Chicago Lakes Trail Clear Creek Ranger District,
Arapaho and Roosevelt National Forests
The Chicago Lakes Trail #52, begins at the Echo Lake Campground, south of Idaho Springs, and leads to Chicago Lakes, in the Mount Evans Wilderness.
Devils Thumb Lake Trail Boulder Ranger District,
Arapaho and Roosevelt National Forests
This trail follows an old road out of Hessie and provides access to Woodland Lake Trail, Jasper Lake, Devils thumb Lake and Devils Thumb Pass.
Diamond Lake Trail Boulder Ranger District,
Arapaho and Roosevelt National Forests
This trail starts at the road closure at Buckingham Park and loops over a high ridge separating the North Fork Middle Boulder Creek/Jasper Creek drainage to reach Diamond Lake.
Grays Peak Clear Creek Ranger District,
Arapaho and Roosevelt National Forests
The Grays Peak Trail is located west of Georgetown and south of Bakersville. A person can climb Grays and Torreys Peaks, two 14,000 foot peaks, in one day.
Hells Hole Trail Clear Creek Ranger District,
Arapaho and Roosevelt National Forests
This is a moderately easy hike into a rugged area about 10 miles west of Idaho Springs.
King Lake Trail Boulder Ranger District,
Arapaho and Roosevelt National Forests
This trail originates at the Hessie Townsite on an old road that turns into a trail leading through montane forests to King Lake.
Resthouse Meadows Trail Clear Creek Ranger District,
Arapaho and Roosevelt National Forests
This trail south of Idaho Springs begins at the Echo Lake Campground and leads to Resthouse Meadows, in the Mount Evans Wilderness.
St. Vrain Mountain Trail Boulder Ranger District,
Arapaho and Roosevelt National Forests
The St. Varian Mountain Trail is very steep and little water is available. It crosses through Rocky Mountain National park near St. Varian Mountain.
Ute Trail Boulder Ranger District,
Arapaho and Roosevelt National Forests
This trail travels to the Continental Divide where it continues as the Rogers Pass Trail.
Watrous Gulch Trail Clear Creek Ranger District,
Arapaho and Roosevelt National Forests
This trail begins west of the Bakersville I-70 exit and just east of the Loveland Ski Area. It begins in the trees then travels above timberline, offering great views of the surrounding peaks.
Woodland Lake Trail Boulder Ranger District,
Arapaho and Roosevelt National Forests
This trail originates out of the Hessie Townsite and follows the Devils Lake Trail for about 2.5 miles until you reach Woodland Lake Trail.
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