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Camp at Mosca Campground

Hooper, Colorado

Zapata Falls Trail Extended Route

Mosca, Colorado

5.99 mi / 1398 ft gain

Zapata Falls Campground

Mosca, Colorado

1.03 mi / 82 ft gain

Zapata Falls and North Fork South Zapata Creek

Mosca, Colorado

7.87 mi / 3271 ft gain

South Zapata Lake Trail

Mosca, Colorado

8.96 mi / 3012 ft gain

Zapata Falls

Alamosa County, Colorado

4.7
0.5 mi / 150 ft gain

Little Bear Peak

Alamosa, Colorado

17.36 mi / 6217 ft gain

Ellingwood Point via Lake Como Road

Alamosa, Colorado

19.14 mi / 6289 ft gain

Summit Blanca and Ellingwood Peaks

Lake Como Trailhead, Colorado

7 mi / 6800 ft gain

Places to stay

Alamosa, Colorado

Alamosa KOA Journey

Mosca, Colorado

Pinon Flats Campground

Del Norte, Colorado

Penitente Canyon Campground

Del Norte, Colorado

Off Cow Camp Cabin

Del Norte, Colorado

Fitton Guard Station Cabin

Westcliffe, Colorado

Alvarado Campground

Guides and stories

5 Photography Tips for 24 Hours at Great Sand Dunes National Park

Michael Osborne

11 Photos of Early Spring Camping in Great Sand Dunes NP

Patrick James

Under a Blanket of Stars: Camping in Great Sand Dunes National Park

Sonja Saxe

The Best Base Layers for Plus Size Women

Heather Vargas

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