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Highline Trail

  There are many wonderful hiking trails in the Sawatch Range where beautiful scenery awaits you. It's a long drive from Edwards to Highline Trail but it is a great escape from the city. With so many outdoors activities available in Colorado you'll never get bored. You can't spend all your time indoors you need to get out once in a while and if you happen to be in Lake County of Colorado, Highline Trail is a great local trail for doing a bit of leg stretching.
    Highline Trail is tremendous enough to spend more than a day at, Elbert Creek Campground is a tremendous local campground. Places like White River National Forest are perfect to go to, and since you're here you will meet lots of people
from nearby Twin Lakes. There's so much to do here at Highline Trail that you need to camp here for a while, Mary Queen Campground is a good place for that. Paddling on Lake Creek is so much fun, and get dripping wet paddling on Arkansas River. Not much rainfall falls here at Highline Trail. August is the month that gets the most rain while February is commonly the driest month. Through the summer highs here at Highline Trail get into the 70's. Throughout the moonlight  
hours it's mostly in the 40's. Daytime highs during the wintertime are in the 30's while Highline Trail overnight low temperatures through the wintertime are in the 0's.

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Campgrounds Nearby
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These outdoors activities are available near Highline Trail.
 Campgrounds Near Highline Trail:
Mary Queen Campground, Lake County , 3 miles away
Elbert Creek Campground, Lake County , 6 miles away
Halfmoon Road Dispersed, Twin Lakes , 6 miles away
Halfmoon Campgrounds East and West, Lake County , 6 miles away
Matchless, Leadville , 7 miles away
 Whitewater Near Highline Trail:
Lake Creek, Lake County , 10 miles away, Class V+ - 9 miles long (Graham Gulch to 1/4 mi east of Monitor Gulch)
Arkansas River, Lake/ Chaffee County , 12 miles away, Class I-II - 18 miles long (Leadville to Granite)
Fryingpan River, Eagle County , 13 miles away, Class IV-V - 5.7 miles long (Upper)
Clear Creek, Chaffee County , 14 miles away, Class V - 3.3 miles long (to Arkansas River)
Whitewater Outfitter - Nova Guides, Eagle County , 14 miles away, Whitewater outfitter
 Public Lands Near Highline Trail:
Black Canyon Of The Gunnison National Park, Gunnison - CO , 43 miles away
Curecanti National Recreation Area, Gunnison - CO , 43 miles away
White River National Forest, Colorado , 14 miles away
Sylvan State Park, Colorado , 23 miles away
San Isabel National Forest, Colorado , 32 miles away
 Hotels Near Highline Trail:
Rodeway Inn Leadville, Leadville , 11 miles away
Delaware Hotel, Leadville , 12 miles away
The Residences, Avon , 18 miles away
Lodge Tower Resort, Vail , 18 miles away
Four Seasons Resort Vail, Vail , 18 miles away
 Lakes Near Highline Trail
Ivanhoe Lake, Pitkin County , 4 miles away
Twin Lakes, Chaffee County , 13 miles away
Lake Thomas, Eagle County , 16 miles away

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