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Sunset Trail

  It's a long drive from Montrose to Sunset Trail but you always have a good time when you're hiking along it. There are some delightful whitewater spots on Gunnison River - North Fork; Paonia State Park is a tremendous location to stop at on a wonderful day. There's whitewater on Anthracite Creek - Ruby Fork for all you adrenaline kick people; you're sure to come across some cheerful folks from Somerset here. Sunset Trail is magnificent enough to spend more
    than a day at, Smith Fork Campground is a magnificent local campground. There's so much to do here at Sunset Trail that you need to camp here for a while, Camp Id-Ra-Ha-Je West is a great location for that. The yearly rainfall here
at Sunset Trail is about average. The month of March is the wettest with most of the snow, and June is the month with the least moisture. Summertime brings highs in the 70's to Sunset Trail while night lows are ordinarily in the 40's. The cold days of the wintertime come with highs in the 30's with temperatures at Sunset Trail dipping down into the-10's during winter nights. 

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These outdoors activities are available near Sunset Trail.
 Campgrounds Near Sunset Trail:
Camp Id-Ra-Ha-Je West, Somerset , 6 miles away
Paonia State Park - Hawsapple, Somerset , 8 miles away
Paonia State Park - Spruce, Somerset , 8 miles away
Erickson Springs, Somerset , 10 miles away
Smith Fork Campground, Delta County , 10 miles away
 Whitewater Near Sunset Trail:
Gunnison River - North Fork, Gunnison County , 5 miles away, Class III - 8.8 miles long (Paonia Reservoir to below Somerset)
Anthracite Creek - Ruby Fork, Gunnison County , 16 miles away, Class V+ - 11 miles long (Bridge to Erikson Springs Campground)
Crystal River, Pitkin/ Gunnison County , 18 miles away, Class III-IV - 3 miles long (Marble to Redstone)
Crystal River - South Fork, Gunnison County , 18 miles away, Class V+ - 0.25 miles long (Schofield Pass to Crystal)
Yule Creek, Pitkin County , 19 miles away, Class V+ - 1.3 miles long (Bible Camp to Crystal River)
 Public Lands Near Sunset Trail:
Black Canyon Of The Gunnison National Park, Gunnison - CO , 58 miles away
Curecanti National Recreation Area, Gunnison - CO , 58 miles away
Paonia State Park, Colorado , 7 miles away
Gunnison National Forest, Colorado , 8 miles away
Crawford State Park, Colorado , 17 miles away
 Hotels Near Sunset Trail:
Cristiana Guesthaus, Crested Butte , 28 miles away
The Ruby Of Crested Butte, Crested Butte , 28 miles away
Purple Mountain Bed Breakfas, Crested Butte , 28 miles away
The Lodge At Mountaineer Square, Crested Butte , 29 miles away
WestWall Lodge, Crested Butte , 29 miles away

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