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Eureka Gulch to Lake Emma OHV Trail is a 7.9 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Silverton, Colorado that offers the chance to see wildlife and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for bird watching and off road driving and is best used from March until November.

Length 7.9 mi Elevation gain 2,375 ft Route type Out & Back

Bird watching

Ohv / off road driving

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Ashley Hale
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Hiking

Camped on the side of this road, absolutely wonderful scenery

Pat Ribotto
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Scenic driving

This is an easy drive, but I would want 4 wheel drive in a few spots. Most is OK for 2 wheel drive though. Great scenery as you'd expect from anywhere in Colorado's high country. My wife and I did this after camping overnight in Eureka s little campground. This was a simple morning drive up and back. Incredible story that goes along with the Sunnyside Mine up here too.

Rick Powelson
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OHV/Off Road Driving

Easy road and cool ruins of an old mill. You don't necessarily need 4WD to get here. To go past Eureka to Animas Forks I highly recommend it though.

Jack Tatsch
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OHV/Off Road Driving

Starts off the Silverton-Animas Forks road @ Eureka townsite. goes up Eureka Gulch to an abandoned mining site. Great mountain scenery!

Stanton Mcmurrey
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Jason Wickware
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Jacob Hughes
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