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Engineer Pass OHV Trail via Lake City

Lake City, Colorado

27.07 mi / 4514 ft gain

Capture Fall Foliage and Whitmore Falls on Engineer Pass

Lake City, Colorado

5.0

Alpine Gulch Trail

Lake City, Colorado

9.31 mi / 2943 ft gain

Sawmill Park OHV Road

Lake City, Colorado

16.71 mi / 3366 ft gain

Explore Nellie Creek Falls

Lake City, Colorado

5.0
0.8 mi / 300 ft gain

Nellie Creek Trail

Lake City, Colorado

8.04 mi / 2070 ft gain

Nellie Creek Falls Trail

Lake City, Colorado

1.98 mi / 502 ft gain

Cinnamon Pass, California Gulch and Corkscrew Gulch

Lake City, Colorado

32.13 mi / 6745 ft gain

Uncompahgre Peak via Nellie Creek Road

Lake City, Colorado

7.3 mi / 2881 ft gain

Places to stay

County Road 868

Alpine Ranger Station

Powderhorn, Colorado

The Gate Campground

Gunnison, Colorado

Jackson Guard Station

Powderhorn, Colorado

Firewood Campsite

From $20 / night

38.02739,-107.67195, Colorado

Parkview

From $243 / night

38.037926,-107.6762, Colorado

Elkhorn

From $543 / night

Guides and stories

Ouray, Colorado: A Tiny Town With a Giant History of Ice Climbing

Connor Charles

The Quietest Ski Town: Silverton, Colorado

Holly Mandarich

My Final Backpacking Trip of the Year: Blue Lakes, Colorado

Sonja Saxe

​72 Hours in Telluride: Summer & Fall Edition

Josiah Roe

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