Horsethief Trail is a 17.8 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Ouray, Colorado and is rated as difficult. The trail is primarily used for hiking and is best used from June until September.
Directions from Ouray: Take Hwy 550 north two miles to Cutler-Dexter Creek Road turnoff. Follow the road to the junction past Lake Lenore. Keep right on Dexter Creek Road and continue to the end of the road to trail sign.