Best trails in Gilpin County

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What to expect

Check out some of the best hiking, walking and backpacking routes in Gilpin County, Colorado. The Forest Lakes Trail is the most popular trail. There are trails of various difficulty levels including medium and difficult. The trail with the highest elevation climb is the James Peak Lake Trail and the trail with the least amount of climbing is the Coyote Trail. The longest trail is the Guinn Mountain Hut Trail at 14 km. For a shorter adventure you can try the James Peak Lake Trail at 4 km. Get off line access to Shelter, Water, Peak, and Campsite locations and much more with a Hiiker subscription.

Trail difficulty calculations

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