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Trail Conditions

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closedClosed Trails
goodGood to go!
fairFair conditions - muddy or wet spots
poorPoor or severe conditions - Use discouraged
unknownUnknown

Trail Conditions Report -October 7, 2017


Trail Network:

Conditions

Comments
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Animas MountainGood
Dalla Mountain ParkGood
Smelter MountainGood
Overend Mountain Park Good
Twin Buttes Trails (Located on Hwy 160 West)Good
Perins PeakGoodOpen July 31 through Nov 15

Telegraph Trail System

Conditions


Comments
Horse Gulch Road, Meadow, Cuchillo, Stacy's, Mike's, Flame Out, Milky Way, Rocky Road, Telegraph, AnasaziGood
MeadowGood
CuchilloGood
Stacy'sGood
Mike'sGoodWorked on 10.5
Milky WayGood
Rocky RoadGood
TelegraphGood
AnasaziGood
Raider RidgeGood
PowerlineGood
Bread ExpressGood
SnakecharmerGoodProgressive Trail accessed by Horse Gulch Road to Rocky Road (past Meadow turn off) and follow signs. It finishes up in the quarry.
Medicine TrailGoodProgressive Trail accessed by Horse Gulch Road to Rocky Road (past Meadow turn off) . Medicine trail is lined with rocks and heads to your left and finishes up on the slab onto Horse Gulch Road.
Skyline TrailGoodTrailhead parking work in progress but trailhead is open
Sugar TrailGood

Grandview Ridge Trail System

Conditions


Comments

Crites Connect, Carbon, Cowboy, Sale Barn, South Rim, Sidewinder, Big CanyonGood
Skull RockGoodSkull Rock is NOT one way. Please be aware of other trail users, especially coming up Big Canyon.
Grandview Ridge Road (from Mercy into Gulch)Good

Fort Lewis Trail System

Conditions


Comments

Chapman Flow TrailGoodLooker left of ice rink, (north) head up to the top of the flow trail. Drop your seat on the descent! Take the jump line or exit where sign says "Kids Zone" and go back to front of ice rink.
Rim TrailGood
Lamp PostGood
Lion's DenGood
Nature TrailGood
SquawkerGoodSquawker is the trail from FLC to Goeglein- some mud
TalkerGood Talker is the uphill from Powerline
ShockerGood Shocker is the down trail from Powerline

Hermosa Creek Trail System

Conditions

Comments
Hermosa CreekGood
Jones CreekGood
Dutch CreekGood
Goulding CreekGood
Pinkerton FlagstaffGoodit is what it is
Elbert CreekGood
Big LickGood
West Cross CreekGoodBeautiful aspen leaf viewing:
https://www.fs.usda.gov/detail/sanjuan/home/%3Fcid%3Dstelprd3854716

Colorado Trail System

Conditions


Comments

Log ChutesGoodRiding Great
Dry ForkGood
Hofheins TrailGood
Lower CT to Gudy'sGood
High PointGood
Wall's Gulch BridgeGoodhttps://www.fs.usda.gov/detail/sanjuan/home/%3Fcid%3Dstelprd3854716
Kennebec PassGood
Champion Venture to High PointGood2 downed trees (10.4)
CT from White Creek to Cascade Bridge (up Engineer Mountain Trail)GoodGreat (a bit of mud on EMT: 10.6)
CT Rolling Pass to Bolam PassGood
CT Cascade bridge to Slide Rock Saddle and CT from Cascade bridge south to BolamGood
CT Hotel Draw Rd to Cape of Good HopeGood
CT Indian Trail Ridge to KennebecGood
Sharkstooth (from Taylor Lake) to Bear Creek into RicoGood
CT Molas PassGoodhttps://www.fs.usda.gov/detail/sanjuan/home/%3Fcid%3Dstelprd3854716
CT Section 27.2 : GrindstoneGood

High Country Trails

Conditions

Comments
Blackhawk

Good
Cascade
Good
Cascade Creek Trail
Good
Coral DrawGood
Little ElkGood
Engine CreekGoodA bit of mud behind Engineer (north of Engineer Mountain Trail) 10.6.17
Deer Creek Good
Coal Creek Good
Engineer Mountain TrailGood
Pass CreekGoodGreat shape 10.6 (small mud spots in the shade)
Missionary RidgeGood
Haflin CreekGood
Stevens CreekGood
Red CreekGood
First ForkGood
Youngs CanyonGooda few downed trees but good to go.
Spud LakeGood
Andrews LakeGood
Haviland/Chris ParkGood

Silverton Trails

Conditions


Comments
Engineer Pass (Silverton) Alpine Loop from Cinnamon Pass Good
Highland MaryGood
Ice LakesGood
Purgatory FlatsGood

Surrounding Area Trails

Conditions


Comments
East Creek at VallecitoGood
Calico TrailClosedFS closed due to ruts
Elk Creek (Wilderness area)Good
Lake EileenGood
Emerald LakeGood
Cave BasinGood
LaPlata CanyonGood
Phil's World (Cortez)Good
Sand Canyon (Cortez)GoodDogs need to be on leash.
Alien Run (off 550 south, near Aztec)Good
Boggy Draw
Good
Pine River Trail (Bayfiled)Good
Pine-Piedra TrailFair
Middle Mountain @ VallecitoGood
Chicago BasinGood
Elk Creek Trail in WildernessGood

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