Best trails in Dillon Reservoir Recreation Area

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Explore the most popular trails in Dillon Reservoir Recreation Area with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers and nature lovers like you.
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Map of trails in Dillon Reservoir Recreation Area
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#1 - Meadow Loop and Ridge Trail
Dillon Reservoir Recreation Area
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Length: 4.6 mi • Est. 2 h 12 m
Meadow Loop and Ridge Trail is a 4.6 mile heavily trafficked loop trail located near Dillon, Colorado that features a lake and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for hiking, traShow more
#2 - Old Dillon Reservoir Trail
Dillon Reservoir Recreation Area
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Length: 1.7 mi • Est. 50 m
Old Dillon Reservoir Trail is a 1.7 mile heavily trafficked loop trail located near Dillon, Colorado that features a lake and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walkShow more
#3 - Ptarmigan Peak
Dillon Reservoir Recreation Area
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Length: 11.7 mi • Est. 7 h 17 m
The Ptarmigan Trail climbs steadily through various ecosystems including sagebrush meadow, lodgepole pine, aspen, spruce-fir, and alpine tundra. A few open spaces provide great views of the Gore RangeShow more
#4 - Blue River Trail
Dillon Reservoir Recreation Area
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Length: 3.8 mi • Est. 1 h 35 m
Blue River Trail is a 3.8 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Silverthorne, Colorado that features a river and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for walking, traShow more