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Best trails in Alamosa

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Looking for a great trail near Alamosa, Colorado? AllTrails has 5 great hiking trails, views trails and more, with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers, and nature lovers like you. If you're looking for the best trails in Great Sand Dunes National Park and Preserve, we've got you covered. You'll also find some great local park options, like Baca National Wildlife Refuge or Alamosa National Wildlife Refuge. Gearing up for a challenge? There are 3 hard trails in Alamosa ranging from 13.3 to 19.2 miles and from 7,657 to 14,337 feet above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
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Map of trails in Alamosa
Top trails (5)
#1 - Blanca Peak
Sangre de Cristo Wilderness
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Length: 19.2 mi • Est. Multi-day
The road works its way up several switchbacks before entering the valley floor. Along the way you will pass by several ruins of old buildings. The trail will reach Como Lake just before the tree lineShow more
#2 - Ellingwood Point and Blanca Peak
Sangre de Cristo Wilderness
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Length: 14.1 mi • Est. 9 h 43 m
Ellingwood Point and Blanca Peak is a 14.1 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Alamosa, Colorado that offers scenic views and is rated as difficult. The trail is primarily used Show more
#3 - Little Bear Peak
Sangre de Cristo Wilderness
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Length: 13.3 mi • Est. 9 h 24 m
Little Bear Peak is a 13.3 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Alamosa, Colorado that features a lake and is rated as difficult. The trail is primarily used for hiking.Show more
#4 - Twin Peaks and Crestone Trail Loop
Alamosa, Colorado
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Length: 3.9 mi • Est. 1 h 35 m
Twin Peaks and Crestone Trail Loop is a 3.9 mile loop trail located near Alamosa, Colorado that offers scenic views and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for hiking and nature Show more
#5 - Alamosa National Wildlife Refuge River Road Trail
Alamosa National Wildlife Refuge
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Length: 3.8 mi • Est. 1 h 33 m
Alamosa National Wildlife Refuge River Road Trail is a 3.8 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Alamosa, Colorado that features a river and is good for all skill levels. The traiShow more