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Trail Conditions

June 20: BLM and Forest Service trails to open Thursday, June 21 at 3pm except for areas in #416 and Burro Fire areas (Colorado Trail from Molas to town is closed (including Dry Fork and Log Chutes) and all of the Hermosa area roads and trails).  Please be vigilant.

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closedClosed Trails
goodGood to go!
fairFair conditions - muddy or wet spots
poorPoor or severe conditions - Use discouraged
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Trail Conditions Report -August 9, 2018 UPDATED


Trail Network:

Conditions

Comments
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Thee Springs Trail System

Conditions


Comments

SpurLine Trails (at Three Springs)GoodHwy 160 towards Mercy Hospital; turn right at first round about and follow Wilson Gulch to the Spurline Trailhead.

Grandview Ridge Trail System

Conditions


Comments

Carbon JunctionGood
Big CanyonGoodBLM on Stage II fire restrictions
CowboyGoodBLM on Stage II fire restrictions
Sale BarnGoodBLM on Stage II fire restrictions
South RimGoodBLM on Stage II fire restrictions
Sidewinder GoodBLM on Stage II fire restrictions
Skull RockGoodBLM on Stage II fire restrictions
Animas MountainGoodOpen Thursday, June 21 at 3pm
Dalla Mountain ParkGoodOpen Thursday, June 21 at 3pm
Durango Dog ParkGoodOpen Thursday, June 21 at 3pm
Nature TrailGoodOpen Thursday, June 21 at 3pm
Overend Mountain Park GoodOpen Thursday, June 21 at 3pm
Perins PeakClosedOpens July 31
Rim and Lions DenGood
SmokejumperGoodSkyline/Sugar/Extended Ridge and Smokejumper now a 4 way intersection
Skyline TrailGood
Sky StepsGood
Smelter MountainGood
Twin Buttes TrailsGood
Horse Gulch Road, Meadow, Cuchillo, Cap's. DropOver, Stacy's, Mike's, Flame Out, Milky Way, Rocky Road, Telegraph, Anasazi, Raider Ridge, Powerline, Bread ExpressGood
AnasaziGood
Bread ExpressGood
Chapman Flow TrailGood
Cap's ConnectGood
CritesGood
CuchilloGood
Flame OutGood
MeadowGood
Medicine TrailGood
Milky WayGood
Mike'sGood
PowerlineGood
Progressive Ridge: SnakeCharmer, Milky Way, Medicine TrailsGood
Raider RidgeGood
Rocky RoadGood
Rooster TrailGood
SnakecharmerGood
Stacy'sGood
Sugar TrailGood
TelegraphGood
Twin Buttes Trails: Lower Trails OpenGood

Hermosa Creek Trail System

Conditions

Comments
Hermosa CreekClosedCLOSED Due to the 416 and Burro Fire SanJuanNationalForest
Big LickClosedCLOSED Due to the 416 and Burro Fire SanJuanNationalForest
Dutch CreekClosedCLOSED Due to the 416 and Burro Fire SanJuanNationalForest
Elbert CreekClosedCLOSED Due to the 416 and Burro Fire SanJuanNationalForest
Goulding CreekClosedCLOSED Due to the 416 and Burro Fire SanJuanNationalForest
Jones CreekClosedCLOSED Due to the 416 and Burro Fire SanJuanNationalForest
Little ElkClosedCLOSED Due to the 416 and Burro Fire SanJuanNationalForest
Pinkerton FlagstaffClosedCLOSED Due to the 416 and Burro Fire SanJuanNationalForest
West Cross CreekClosedCLOSED Due to the 416 and Burro Fire SanJuanNationalForest

Colorado Trail System

Conditions


Comments

Lower Colorado Trail to Gudys Rest (Junction Creek)GoodJuly 12 opens see map
Dry ForkGoodJuly 12 opens see map
Hofheins TrailGoodJuly 12 opens see map
High PointGoodJuly 12 opens see map
Log ChutesGoodJuly 12 opens see map
Log Chutes Westview LoopGoodJuly 12 opens see map
Wall's Gulch BridgeGoodJuly 12 opens see map
Kennebec PassGoodJuly 12 opens see map
Champion Venture to High PointGoodJuly 12 opens see map
CT from White Creek to Cascade Bridge (up Engineer Mountain Trail)GoodJuly 12 opens see map
CT Rolling Pass to Bolam PassGoodJuly 12 opens see map
CT Cascade bridge to Slide Rock Saddle and CT from Cascade bridge south to BolamGoodJuly 12 opens see map
CT Hotel Draw Rd to Cape of Good HopeGoodJuly 12 opens see map
CT from Big Bend to the overlook trail off the Cape of Good HopeGoodJuly 12 opens see map
CT Indian Trail Ridge to KennebecGoodJuly 12 opens see map
Sharkstooth (from Taylor Lake) to Bear Creek into RicoClosedCLOSED Due to the 416 and Burro Fire SanJuanNationalForest
CT at Molas PassGoodJuly 12 opens see map
Molas to Cascade (via Engineer Mountain Trail and Engine Creek)GoodJuly 12 opens see map
CT Section 27.2 : FS Road 564 to Grindstone Trail IntersectionClosedCLOSED Due to the 416 and Burro Fire SanJuanNationalForest
CT HIllside ConnectClosedCLOSED Due to the 416 and Burro Fire SanJuanNationalForest
Salt Creek from 145 (non Wilderness)ClosedCLOSED Due to the 416 and Burro Fire SanJuanNationalForest
Scotch Creek GoodJuly 12 opens see map
BolamGoodJuly 12 opens see map
Blackhawk

GoodJuly 12 opens see map
Coral DrawClosedCLOSED Due to the 416 and Burro Fire SanJuanNationalForest

High Country Trails

Conditions

Comments
Cascade
GoodStage II fire restrictions
Cascade Creek Trail
GoodStage II fire restrictions
Coal Creek Good Stage II fire restrictions
Deer Creek GoodStage II fire restrictions
Engine CreekGoodStage II fire restrictions
Engineer Mountain TrailGoodStage II fire restrictions
Pass CreekGoodStage II fire restrictions
Spud LakeGoodStage II fire restrictions
Andrews LakeGoodStage II fire restrictions
Purgatory FlatsGoodStage II fire restrictions
Haviland/Chris ParkGoodStage II fire restrictions

Missionary Ridge Trails

Conditions

Comments
Missionary RidgeGoodStage II fire restrictions
First ForkGoodStage II fire restrictions
Haflin CreekGoodStage II fire restrictions
Red CreekGoodStage II fire restrictions
Stevens CreekGoodStage II fire restrictions
Youngs CanyonGoodStage II fire restrictions

Silverton Trails

Conditions


Comments
Engineer Pass (Silverton) Alpine Loop from Cinnamon Pass Good
Highland MaryGoodStage II fire restrictions
Ice LakesGoodStage II fire restrictions
Molas LakeGood
Chicago BasinGoodStage II fire restrictions

Surrounding Area Trails (Dolores, Vallecito, etc.

Conditions

Comments
Alien Run (off 550 south, near Aztec)Good
Farmington Trails: Pinon MesaGoodhttps://www.mtbproject.com/trail/6139682/farmington-pinon-mesa
Geer Natural Area (Cortez)Good
MountainviewGoodtake 550s, turn on Navajo Dam Road and park by go cart pull out
Phil's World (Cortez)Good
Sand Canyon (Cortez)Good
Telluride trails on the Uncompahgre National Forest (ski area trails to open late June)Good
Vallecito LakeGood
Lake NighthorseGood
East Creek at VallecitoGoodStage II fire restrictions
Calico TrailGoodCLOSED from North End but the balance of trail is open acess from West Falls Creek road OR Midway Eagle Peak trail or Taylor Mesa Road. Check Lat 40 map for details
Elk Creek (Wilderness area)GoodStage II fire restrictions
Lake EileenGoodStage II fire restrictions
Emerald LakeGoodStage II fire restrictions
Cave BasinGood Stage II fire restrictions
Boggy Draw
ClosedCLOSED due to the Plateau Fire in Dolores
Pine River Trail (Bayfiled)GoodStage II fire restrictions
Pine-Piedra TrailGood
Middle Mountain @ VallecitoGood
Gravel Rides: Texas CreekGoodhttp://www.mapmyride.com/us/bayfield-co/texas-creek-loop-route-109041743
Gates Open: See Comments to the RightGoodMay 1, 2018: Sauls Creek, Fosset Gulch, Spring Creek Lange Canyon, Lower Beaver Meadows, Lower Missionary (gravel pit), East Vallecito Road, East Florida Rd

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