Best trails in Redcloud Peak Wilderness Study Area

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Looking for a great trail in Redcloud Peak Wilderness Study Area, Colorado? AllTrails has 6 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 4 hard trails in Redcloud Peak Wilderness Study Area ranging from 10.5 to 19.2 km and from 2,877 to 4,279 meters above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
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#1 - Redcloud and Sunshine Peaks
Redcloud Peak Wilderness Study Area
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Length: 19.2 km • Est. 7 h 52 m
long trail, about 12 miles round trip. Trail rises gently for about the first half of the hike. You'll be in the shade of the trees for about the first mile or so. After you get out of the trees you hShow more
#2 - Redcloud Peak
Redcloud Peak Wilderness Study Area
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Length: 14.2 km • Est. 6 h 1 m
An easy fourteener with dramatic color and a magnificent stream. Head west from the parking lot on the obvious trail. The first quarter mile of this trail gains elevation quickly, but the trail easeShow more
#3 - Sunshine Peak via Mills Creek TH
Redcloud Peak Wilderness Study Area
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Length: 10.5 km • Est. 5 h 42 m
Sunshine Peak via Mills Creek TH is a 10.5 kilometer moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Lake City, Colorado that features a great forest setting and is only recommended for very expShow more
#4 - Sunshine Peak (Northwest Face)
Redcloud Peak Wilderness Study Area
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Length: 11.9 km • Est. 5 h 27 m
Sunshine Peak (Northwest Face) is a 11.9 kilometer moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Silverton, Colorado that features beautiful wild flowers and is only recommended for very experShow more
#5 - Alpine Loop OHV Route
Redcloud Peak Wilderness Study Area
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Length: 149.8 km • Est. Multi-day
Alpine Loop OHV Route is a 149.8 kilometer loop trail located near Lake City, Colorado that offers scenic views and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking, nature trips, and ohv/Show more
#6 - Redcloud Peak via Sunshine Peak East Ridge
Redcloud Peak Wilderness Study Area
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Length: 13.5 km • Est. 7 h 3 m
Redcloud Peak via Sunshine Peak East Ridge is a 13.5 kilometer lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Lake City, Colorado that offers the chance to see wildlife and is rated as difficult. Show more