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Best trails in Dominguez Canyon Wilderness

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Looking for a great trail in Dominguez Canyon Wilderness, Colorado? AllTrails has 5 great hiking trails and more, with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers, and nature lovers like you. Gearing up for a challenge? There are 3 hard trails in Dominguez Canyon Wilderness ranging from 19.9 to 40.1 miles and from 4,747 to 8,061 feet above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
Description

The Dominguez Canyon Wilderness displays an array of ecosystems, ranging from upper Sonoran pi

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Map of trails in Dominguez Canyon Wilderness
Park information
Acreage:
66,280 acres
Contact
970-244-3000
Helpful links
Top trails (5)
#1 - Big Dominguez Canyon
Dominguez Canyon Wilderness
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Length: 12.3 mi • Est. 5 h 42 m
Big Dominguez Canyon is a 12.3 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Whitewater, Colorado that features a waterfall and is good for all skill levels. The trail offers a number ofShow more
#2 - Big Dominguez and Little Dominguez Loop
Dominguez Canyon Wilderness
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Length: 40.1 mi • Est. Multi-day
NOTE: This includes off trail and potential stream crossings. Roughly miles 25-32 are all trail finding or downright following the GPS. There is no water between the campground at the end of Big DominShow more
#3 - Mcarty Trail
Dominguez Canyon Wilderness
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Length: 24.5 mi • Est. 11 h 57 m
Mcarty Trail is a 24.5 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Delta, Colorado that offers scenic views and is rated as difficult. The trail offers a number of activity options and Show more
#4 - Bean Ranch
Dominguez Canyon Wilderness
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Length: 17.1 mi • Est. 8 h 38 m
Bean Ranch is a 17.1 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Whitewater, Colorado and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number of activity options. Horses are also able to use this tShow more
#5 - Gunnison Trail
Dominguez Canyon Wilderness
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Length: 19.9 mi • Est. 10 h 6 m
Gunnison Trail is a 19.9 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Delta, Colorado that offers scenic views and is rated as difficult. The trail is primarily used for hiking, nature tShow more