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Backpack to Sand Creek Lakes

Westcliffe, Colorado

5.0
4 mi / 1700 ft gain

Hermit Pass OHV Trail

Westcliffe, Colorado

8.55 mi / 4442 ft gain

Goodwin Lakes Trail

Westcliffe, Colorado

8.53 mi / 2470 ft gain

Venable-Comanche Trail

Westcliffe, Colorado

12.08 mi / 4085 ft gain

Venable Creek Trail

Westcliffe, Colorado

8.17 mi / 2762 ft gain

Rito Alto Four Pass Loop

Westcliffe, Colorado

23.37 mi / 6457 ft gain

Alvarado Campground

Westcliffe, Colorado

0.71 mi / 217 ft gain

Dry Lakes via Dry Creek Trail

Westcliffe, Colorado

7.78 mi / 3018 ft gain

Lower and Upper Macey Lakes Via Rainbow Trail

Westcliffe, Colorado

12.66 mi / 2910 ft gain

Places to stay

Westcliffe, Colorado

Alvarado Campground

Custer County, Colorado

Davenport Campground

County Road 374

St Charles Campground Lake Isabel

County Road 374

Spruce Group Lake Isabel

County Road 374

Ponderosa Group Lake Isabel

Rye, Colorado

La Vista Campground Lake Isabel

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

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