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The Best Hiking in Silver Plume

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Top hiking spots in and near Silver Plume

  • Silver Plume, Colorado

    Griffin Memorial

    3.67 mi / 1158 ft gain
    Griffin Memorial is an out-and-back trail that provides a good opportunity to view wildlife located near Silver Plume, Colorado.
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  • Dillon, Colorado

    Hike the 7:30 Mine Road in Silver Plume

    5 mi / 1200 ft gain
    With a name like 7:30 Mine Road, this is one hike I had to investigate to see if it lives up to its name. Even though this is an easier hike than I normally choose, what it lacks in challenging terrain, it makes up for in historic interest. The view isn’t too bad, either.7:30 Mine Road is about t...
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  • Silver Plume, Colorado

    Argentine Railroad Grade

    5.0
    5.35 mi / 863 ft gain
    The Argentine Central Railroad Grade trail is just what it says: it follows the old rail bed of the Argentine Central line. All railway remnants have long since been removed, and in its place is a wide, well-defined trail with an easy grade. With just a 900-foot incline over the course of about t...
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  • Silver Plume, Colorado

    Pavilion Point

    5.46 mi / 919 ft gain
    Pavilion Point is an out-and-back trail where you may see beautiful wildflowers located near Silver Plume, Colorado.
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  • Idaho Springs, Colorado

    ATV Leavenworth Creek Road (Guanella Pass)

    16.6 mi / 3655 ft gain
    September is famous in Colorado for clear, deep blue skies,sublimely perfect temperatures, and gold-digging – of the leaf variety, thatis. On September 9, wildflower season was recently past and the best of theleaves were yet to come, but it was the perfect, clear and sunny day to checkout the hi...
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  • Idaho Springs, Colorado

    Argentine Pass OHV Route

    27.18 mi / 5574 ft gain
    Argentine Pass OHV Route is an out-and-back trail where you may see beautiful wildflowers located near Georgetown, Colorado.
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  • Georgetown, Colorado

    Saxon Mountain Summit OHV Trail

    14.22 mi / 3031 ft gain
    Saxon Mountain Summit OHV Trail is an out-and-back trail that takes you by a lake located near Georgetown, Colorado.
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  • Idaho Springs, Colorado

    Hike to Hell's Hole

    4.5
    The name is uninviting, but Hell’s Hole is a scenic, shallow basin in the Mount Evans Wilderness near Idaho Springs. Starting elevation is about 9500 feet. Right after the trailhead, you pass through a few camping sites in the Chicago Creek Picnic Area. About five minutes into the hike is the per...
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  • Silver Plume, Colorado

    Grays and Torrey's Peak

    8.05 mi / 3448 ft gain
    Grays and Torrey's Peak is an out-and-back trail that takes you by a river located near Idaho Springs, Colorado.
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  • Dillon, Colorado

    Kelso Mountain

    5.96 mi / 1867 ft gain
    Kelso Mountain is an out-and-back trail that takes you by a lake located near Walden, Colorado.
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  • Silver Plume, Colorado

    Grays and Torreys Peaks

    4.3
    7.97 mi / 3458 ft gain
    At about an hour's drive from Denver, Grays Peak (14,270 ft./4338m) and its sister mountain, Torreys Peak (14,267 ft./4337m), are two of the most popular 14ers in the state. Because of this, a wealth of information is available on the internet. Rather than go into all the details of the technical...
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  • Silver Plume, Colorado

    Torrey's Peak via Kelso Ridge

    5.0
    5.79 mi / 2982 ft gain
    The start of this route up the Kelso Ridge is the same as doing the standard route of Gray's and Torrey's peaks. From the trailhead cross the large metal bridge and continue on the great trail as it slowly climbs away from the parking lot and trailhead. This first section is not steep, but prov...
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  • Silver Plume, Colorado

    Grays Peak Trail

    4.5
    7.25 mi / 2995 ft gain
    The first challenge you'll face on your way to the summit of Gray's peak is Steven's Gulch Road. My Corolla rolled up to the start of what I’ve seen described as a “4x4 road that should probably not be attempted in a low clearance vehicle”. But what the heck, it was late, and I didn't feel like w...
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  • Silver Plume, Colorado

    Bakerville to Loveland Trail

    9.79 mi / 1129 ft gain
    Bakerville to Loveland Trail is an out-and-back trail that takes you by a river located near Silver Plume, Colorado.
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  • Silver Plume, Colorado

    Grays Peak and Kelso Ridge Loop

    13.29 mi / 4869 ft gain
    Grays Peak and Kelso Ridge Loop is a loop trail that takes you by a river located near Silver Plume, Colorado.
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  • Dillon, Colorado

    Mount Edwards Trail Loop

    5.12 mi / 2326 ft gain
    Mount Edwards Trail Loop is a loop trail where you may see beautiful wildflowers located near Silver Plume, Colorado.
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