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Lookout Mountain Trail

Del Norte, Colorado

2.39 mi / 410 ft gain

La Garita Arch

Del Norte, Colorado

2.33 mi / 791 ft gain

Penitente Capulin Loop

Del Norte, Colorado

3.66 mi / 420 ft gain

Penitente Canyon Loop

Del Norte, Colorado

1.62 mi / 348 ft gain

Climb in Penitente Canyon

Del Norte, Colorado

Mountain Bike at Penitente Canyon

Del Norte, Colorado

8 mi / 900 ft gain

Bennett Peak and Windy Point

Del Norte, Colorado

5.94 mi / 2448 ft gain

Rock Creek Upper Camp Trail

Del Norte, Colorado

1.29 mi / 387 ft gain

Embargo Trail, Benino Trail, Groundhog and Cathedral Creek Trail Loop

South Fork, Colorado

11.83 mi / 2844 ft gain

Places to stay

Fitton Guard Station Cabin

Del Norte, Colorado

Fitton Guard Station Cabin

Off Cow Camp Cabin

Del Norte, Colorado

Off Cow Camp Cabin

Penitente Canyon Campground

Del Norte, Colorado

Penitente Canyon Campground

Alder Guard Station

South Fork, Colorado

Alder Guard Station

Platoro Cabin 1

Antonito, Colorado

Platoro Cabin 1

Platoro Cabin 2

Antonito, Colorado

Platoro Cabin 2

Guides and stories

The Best Base Layers for Plus Size Women

The Best Base Layers for Plus Size Women

Heather Vargas

The Uphill Climb: How Project16x is Catapulting Women in the Outdoor Industry

The Uphill Climb: How Project16x is Catapulting Women in the Outdoor Industry

Clare Healy

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

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

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

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

Sonja Saxe

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