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Alpine Trail

  Spending too much time indoors got you down? No problem, Alpine Trail in Hinsdale County, Colorado is just the place. In the San Juan and Jemez Mountains there are many great hiking trails where beautiful scenery awaits you. It's a long drive from Montrose to Alpine Trail but it sure is a nice trail. Hiking in Colorado is such a great thing to do.
Get yourself into a kayak and hit Cimarron River, and hey, Firebox Creek is a great local stream. So many
    cool things to do here in the San Juan and Jemez Mountains, too great to be true. If you come at the right time of year, Henson Creek offers some tremendous whitewater. Big Blue Campground is a perfect local campground; there are
plenty of folks from Cimarron here. Alpine Trail is a glorious place to visit for more than one day, Beaver Lake Campground is a glorious place to camp nearby. Big Park is right here at Alpine Trail, and a spree to Ridgway State Park is a good idea. What a place this is for outdoors folks. A tour to Fire Park invigorates the soul. Through the warmest time of the year, highs usually are in the 80's at Alpine Trail while night lows are ordinarily in the 50's. The  
cold days of the wintertime come with highs in the 30's, and all through the dark hours in the wintertime at Alpine Trail temperatures sink to the 10's. At Alpine Trail you donít see much rain. All through the month of September you get the most rain around here, and the driest month is February.

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These outdoors activities are available near Alpine Trail.
 Campgrounds Near Alpine Trail:
East Fork Trailhead, Cimarron , 4 miles away
Big Blue Campground, Gunnison County , 4 miles away
Silver Jack, Cimarron , 6 miles away
Beaver Lake Campground, Gunnison County , 7 miles away
Big Cimarron Campground, Gunnison County , 7 miles away
 Whitewater Near Alpine Trail:
Cimarron River, Gunnison / Montrose County , 7 miles away, Class V+ - 10.2 miles long (Big Cimarron Campground to Cimarron Road bridge)
Henson Creek, Hinsdale County , 12 miles away, Class IV-V - 6.7 miles long (Above Nellie Creek to 1/2 mile from Lake City)
Cimarron River, Montrose County , 14 miles away, Class V - 1 miles long (Cimarron to Gunnison River)
Lake Fork Gunnison River, Hinsdale/Gunnison County , 15 miles away, Class III - 3.6 miles long (Lake City Town Run)
Lake Fork Gunnison River, Hinsdale/Gunnison County , 16 miles away, Class IV-V - 5 miles long (Redbridge to Blue Mesa Reservoir)
 Public Lands Near Alpine Trail:
Black Canyon Of The Gunnison National Park, Gunnison - CO , 59 miles away
Curecanti National Recreation Area, Gunnison - CO , 59 miles away
Ridgway State Park, Colorado , 21 miles away
Crawford State Park, Colorado , 27 miles away
San Juan National Forest, Colorado , 33 miles away
 Hotels Near Alpine Trail:
Surf Chateau, Buena Vista , 14 miles away
China Clipper Inn, Ouray , 19 miles away
Bridal Veil Bed And Breakfast, Ouray , 19 miles away
China Clipper Inn, Ouray , 19 miles away
Beaumont Hotel And Spa, Ouray , 19 miles away
 Lakes Near Alpine Trail
Lake San Cristobal, Hinsdale County , 18 miles away

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