Chrysolite Mountain Trail

HARD 3 reviews
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Chrysolite Mountain Trail is a 5.5 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Nathrop, Colorado that features a river and is rated as difficult. The trail is primarily used for hiking, trail running, nature trips, and birding and is best used from April until October.

DISTANCE
5.5 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
2,214 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Out & Back

birding

hiking

nature trips

trail running

forest

river

views

rocky

snow

26 days ago

So I didn’t anticipate the difficulty of this trail but I’m so glad I did it. We stopped for a snack that Frontier Ranch provided & took about 2 hours to get up there. The scenery is breathtaking & you can see the continental divide. Would definitely do it again.

hiking
1 month ago

hiking
1 month ago