The Sangre De Cristo Traverse is a 97 mi trail that starts in Alamosa, Colorado and ends in Salida, Colorado. The trail is considered to be easy to hike and has a total elevation gain of 47795 ft. Normally the trail takes 1 day to complete but can be finished in less than a day. Either you are not allowed to bring your dog on the Sangre De Cristo Traverse or it is generally not advised.
The warmest months are June, July, and August and the coldest months are December, January, and February. The wettest months are June, July, and August and the driest months are December, January, and February.
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