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159 mi 255 km of trail 2 Recommended Routes

Easy Trails 0 Trails Intermediate Trails 9 Trails Hard Trails 9 Trails

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Recommended Routes in Rico Mountains - 2

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Favorite Ahhh, the Colorado Trail!
Difficult

Scotch Creek Loop

19.5 mi 31.3 km 3,254' Up 991.79 m Up 3,252' Down 991.36 m Down

Rico, CO
Favorite Amazing views of the mountain range!
Difficult

Telluride to Durango

76.6 mi 123.3 km 6,544' Up 1994.54 m Up 9,389' Down 2861.74 m Down

Mountai…, CO

Trails in Rico Mountains - 16

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18.6 mi 30.0 km #1Hermosa Creek Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Rico, CO
Intermediate/Difficult
Rico, CO 53 
11.3 mi 18.1 km #2CT - Segment 26: Bolam Pass Road to Hotel Draw Road
Difficult
Rico, CO
Difficult
Rico, CO 11 
21.2 mi 34.2 km #3CT - Segment 27: Hotel Draw Road to Kennebec
Difficult
Rico, CO
Difficult
Rico, CO
20.5 mi 32.9 km #4CT - Segment 25: Molas Pass to Bolam Pass Road
Difficult
Silverton, CO
Difficult
Silverton, CO
2.8 mi 4.4 km #5Circle Trail
Difficult
Rico, CO
Difficult
Rico, CO
5.2 mi 8.3 km #6Salt Creek Trail #733
Difficult
Rico, CO
Difficult
Rico, CO
3.9 mi 6.2 km #7Stagecoach Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Rico, CO
Intermediate/Difficult
Rico, CO
5.5 mi 8.8 km #8Corral Draw Trail #521
Difficult
Rico, CO
Difficult
Rico, CO
6.6 mi 10.6 km #9East Fork Trail #638
Intermediate
Rico, CO
Intermediate
Rico, CO
9.9 mi 16.0 km #10Elbert Creek
Very Difficult
Rico, CO
Very Difficult
Rico, CO
2.8 mi 4.6 km #11Silver Creek Road
Intermediate
Rico, CO
Intermediate
Rico, CO
25.9 mi 41.8 km #12Hermosa Park Road 578
Intermediate/Difficult
Rico, CO
Intermediate/Difficult
Rico, CO
5.1 mi 8.2 km #13Hotel Draw Road
Intermediate/Difficult
Rico, CO
Intermediate/Difficult
Rico, CO
6.5 mi 10.5 km #14Scotch Creek - Forest Road 580
Difficult
Rico, CO
Difficult
Rico, CO
1.4 mi 2.2 km #15Connector: Little Elk Trail 515 to Elbert Creek Trail 512
Difficult
Rico, CO
Difficult
Rico, CO
11.5 mi 18.5 km #16Relay Creek Forest Road 580
Intermediate/Difficult
Rico, CO
Intermediate/Difficult
Rico, CO

Photos of Rico Mountains - 15

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Great views to be had on this trail.
Jul 7, 2013 near Rico, CO
Big scenery on the Colorado Trail
Aug 28, 2018 near Rico, CO
Ahhh, the Colorado Trail!
Aug 28, 2018 near Rico, CO
It's a long climb up Blackhawk Pass!
Aug 28, 2018 near Rico, CO
2011 ride
Oct 27, 2013 near Rico, CO
Blackhawk Pass is sublime in late July.
Apr 4, 2017 near Rico, CO
Mark and Chris descend Blackhawk on Colorado trail toward Bolam Pass
Dec 31, 2013 near Rico, CO
Along the Colorado Trail section
Jul 2, 2020 near Rico, CO