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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, trail 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 Monte Vista National Wildlife Refuge or Fullenweider Park. 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. 39 m
#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
#4 - Poage Lake
Rio Grande National Forest
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Length: 1.6 mi • Est. 37 m
#5 - Blue Sky and Penitente Canyon Loop
Del Norte, Colorado
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Length: 5.5 mi • Est. 2 h 54 m
#6 - La Garita Arch
Rio Grande National Forest
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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=STELPRDB5363838Show more
#7 - Blue Sky Loop Penitente Canyon
Del Norte, Colorado
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Length: 3.1 mi • Est. 1 h 30 m
#8 - West Frisco Trail
Rio Grande National Forest
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Length: 10.7 mi • Est. 6 h 3 m
#9 - Beaver Pond
Rio Grande National Forest
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Length: 5.1 mi • Est. 2 h 37 m
#10 - Penitente Capulin Loop
Del Norte, Colorado
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Length: 3.6 mi • Est. 1 h 46 m