Hike the Jones and Dutch Creek Loop

Hike the Jones and Dutch Creek Loop

Rate this Adventure Jones Creek and Dutch Creek Trail

Distance

9.7 Miles

Elevation Gain

1624 Feet

Activities

Mountain Biking, Running, Hiking

Skill

Intermediate

Season

Summer, Autumn

Type

Out-and-Back

Easy Parking
Forest
Scenic
Wildflowers
Wildlife

The Jones Creek and Dutch Creek Loop is a 9.7 mile trail in the San Juan National Forest, just outside of Durango, Colorado. The trail features beautiful wild flowers and scenic forest views. The trail is open to hikers, mountain bikers, and runners. The Jones Creek and Dutch Creek Loop is recommended for use from June through October.

The trail is well maintained and is dog friendly. Bring extra water if using this trail in July or August. 

Photos: Chris M Morris and Daniel Weber 

Community Photos

Always practice Leave No Trace ethics on your adventures and follow local regulations.

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From $129/night

Far View Lodge

Mesa Verde National Park, Colorado

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Distance

9.7 Miles

Elevation Gain

1624 Feet

Activities

Mountain Biking, Running, Hiking

Skill

Intermediate

Season

Summer, Autumn

Type

Out-and-Back

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