Scarp Ridge Trail to 421 Trail Loop

MODERATE 19 reviews
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Scarp Ridge Trail to 421 Trail Loop is a 4.9 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Crested Butte, Colorado that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walking, trail running, and nature trips and is best used from April until October.

DISTANCE
4.9 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
1,630 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Loop

hiking

nature trips

trail running

walking

views

wild flowers

wildlife

hiking
17 days ago

Great hike with amazing views the entire way, especially when you get to the top of the ridge. It’s important to bring layers of clothing. We experienced sun, rain, snow and wind. Didn’t see any wildlife but there were plenty of birds. We hiked this with kids 9-12. Took us a little under 3 hours. It does have a very steep decent. Kids loved it.

hiking
24 days ago

Our go-to hike with family and friends new to the area. Take the counter-clockwise route if you want a slightly less-steep ascent.

1 month ago

Nice moderate climb with a reward of spectacular views! Wildflowers and 360* views

17 days ago

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recorded Scarps Ridge Loop

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