Yule Pass Trail to Paradise Divide

HARD 2 reviews
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Yule Pass Trail to Paradise Divide is a 15.8 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Carbondale, Colorado that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as difficult. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walking, nature trips, and birding and is best used from June until September. Dogs are also able to use this trail.

DISTANCE
15.8 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
4,160 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Out & Back

dog friendly

birding

hiking

nature trips

walking

forest

views

wild flowers

wildlife

Directions from Carbondale: From Carbondale travel south on Hwy. 133 for 25 miles to the Marble turnoff. Turn left onto County Road 3 and continue 7 miles to the town of Marble. Parking is available at the old Marble Mill Historical Site.

1 month ago

Beautiful scenery but the trail is pretty primitive. Lots of overbrush, very rocky, and downright hard to find at times. That is hardly something to complain about though as it keeps the entire drainage devoid of people.

hiking
Wednesday, June 07, 2017