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Best trails in Del Norte

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Looking for a great trail near Del Norte, Colorado? AllTrails has 10 great hiking trails, running 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. You'll also find some great local park options, like Baca National Wildlife Refuge or Monte Vista National Wildlife Refuge. Just looking to take a quick stroll? We've got 4 easy trails in Del Norte ranging from 2.5 to 3.6 miles and from 7,952 to 9,124 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 Del Norte
Top trails (10)
#1 - Penitente Canyon Loop
Del Norte, Colorado
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Length: 1.6 mi • Est. 52 m
Penitente Canyon Loop is a 1.6 mile lightly trafficked loop trail located near Del Norte, Colorado that offers scenic views and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number of activity options and Show more
#2 - Middle Frisco Trail
Rio Grande National Forest
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Length: 12 mi • Est. 6 h 36 m
Another option; you can take the West Frisco ATV trail up (a slightly easier climb), and the singletrack Middle Frisco trail back down. The two combined form a nice loop trail.Show more
#3 - Lookout Mountain Trail
Del Norte, Colorado
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Length: 2.5 mi • Est. 1 h 16 m
Lookout Mountain Trail is a 2.5 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Del Norte, Colorado that offers scenic views and is good for all skill levels. The trail offers a number of activity Show more
#4 - La Garita Arch
Del Norte, Colorado
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Length: 2.6 mi • Est. 1 h 35 m
The road leading to the trailhead may be closed seasonally from March 15 - May 15 due to mud season. For more information, please go here: https://www.fs.usda.gov/detail/riogrande/alerts-notices/?cid=Show more
#5 - Blue Sky Loop Penitente Canyon
Del Norte, Colorado
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Length: 3.1 mi • Est. 1 h 30 m
Blue Sky Loop Penitente Canyon is a 3.1 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Del Norte, Colorado that features beautiful wild flowers and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primaShow more
#6 - Blue Sky and Penitente Canyon Loop
Del Norte, Colorado
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Length: 5.5 mi • Est. 2 h 54 m
Blue Sky and Penitente Canyon Loop is a 5.5 mile lightly trafficked loop trail located near Del Norte, Colorado that offers scenic views and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number of activityShow more
#7 - Poage Lake
Rio Grande National Forest
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Length: 2.2 mi • Est. 1 h 11 m
Poage Lake is a 2.2 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Del Norte, Colorado and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking, trail running, and fishing. Dogs arShow more
#8 - West Frisco Trail
Rio Grande National Forest
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Length: 10.7 mi • Est. 6 h 3 m
West Frisco Trail is a 10.7 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Del Norte, Colorado that features a lake and is rated as difficult. The trail is primarily used for hiking, nature tShow more
#9 - Penitente Capulin Loop
Del Norte, Colorado
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Length: 3.6 mi • Est. 1 h 46 m
Penitente Capulin Loop is a 3.6 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Del Norte, Colorado that features beautiful wild flowers and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily useShow more
#10 - Beaver Pond
Del Norte, Colorado
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Length: 5.1 mi • Est. 2 h 37 m
Beaver Pond is a 5.1 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Del Norte, Colorado and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walking, nature trips, and bird waShow more