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Do This Trail in mid-July!

We started our hike on the Woods Trail out of Crested Butte, which then joined Lower Loop, followed... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
RoseDew
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Red Lion, PA
End of June Wildfowers were everywhere

Close to town and easy to walk to. You do not need a 4 wheel drive to be able to hike and enjoy... read more

Reviewed 14 July 2017
254darlene
,
McCook, Nebraska
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This trail offers moderate conditions and is very scenic.
  • Excellent75%
  • Very good21%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“great hike” (5 reviews)
“brush creek” (2 reviews)
“bike path” (2 reviews)
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Crested Butte, CO
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We started our hike on the Woods Trail out of Crested Butte, which then joined Lower Loop, followed by Upper Loop. The views are outstanding and the wildflowers abundant. The downside is that you must share the trails with mountain bikers. While they are courteous,...More

Thank RoseDew
Reviewed 14 July 2017

Close to town and easy to walk to. You do not need a 4 wheel drive to be able to hike and enjoy the mountain scenery. The trails are busy with bikers, but expected that so if you want solitude this is not for you....More

Thank 254darlene
Reviewed 28 June 2017

Head a bit further out where lower and upper loop link up and check out the waterfalls. Great views and not a difficult hike.

Thank LuckiestMama
Reviewed 28 June 2017

We had this area recommended to us to hike. We explored the whole area that is on the south side of Mt Crested Butte. We did get into a couple of area that had tons of wild flowers in bloom. Very beautiful. I would rate...More

Thank Karen G
Reviewed 25 June 2017

Had a neat experience with great views and the Lupine flowers in full bloom. Bikers have good manners and everyone in Crested Butte has a smile and something nice to say. Super good vibes!

Thank esperanzapasos
Reviewed 24 June 2017

Great hike for viewing wild flowers and stunning views of the nearby peaks. Take lots of water and a good camera.

Thank markeflores
Reviewed 30 May 2017

Pretty easy hike. Some elevation gain in the beginning depending where you access, but nothing outlandish. Some snowmelt created some small "creeks" to cross on the ascent but there was enough rock and such to step on across them. Lovely scenery and you can go...More

Thank jenlikesrocks
Reviewed 25 January 2017

Good anytime, but spectacular in Jul-Aug. You can park fairly close and there are several options to adjust length of your wallk.

Thank jpwhite6
Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

This was just the sort of hike we were looking for for our young kids (2,5,7). My biggest complaint was how difficult it was to find. When you get out of town on peanut road you need to go past the first parking sign, past...More

1  Thank Brian C
Reviewed 20 September 2016

Be light on land. Overused and eroded. I bet the was nice backbin the day! traffic jams mar the experience.

1  Thank Travel333333A
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