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Whitehead Trail

  A long drive separates Durango from Whitehead Trail, but you always have a good time when you're hiking along it. Alright, enough of spending all this time inside a building, time to get out, and Whitehead Trail in San Juan County, Colorado is a really good place to spend some time. If you are in Colorado during hiking season you have to go hiking. There are many hiking trails in the San Juan and Jemez Mountains where you can truly take in all the beauty of
    these mountains.
A trip to Spencer Basin invigorates the spirit, and Whitehead Trail is not far at all from Silverton. And if that's not enough there's plenty more entertaining stuff to do in the San Juan and Jemez Mountains.
San Juan National Forest is a gorgeous site any time of year; a tremendous spot to camp here at Whitehead Trail is Silver Summit RV Park And Jeep Rentals. Paddling on Lime Creek is so much fun, and camping is available at Silverton Lakes Campground. Get wet paddling on Animas River. Not much precipitation falls here at Whitehead Trail. August is the wettest month with most rain while June is frequently the driest month. During the summertime months here at Whitehead  
Trail, high temperatures regularly reach the 70's with nighttime lows in the 40's. Daytime highs during the wintertime are in the 30's while Whitehead Trail nighttime low temperatures all through the winter are in the 0's.

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These outdoors activities are available near Whitehead Trail.
 Campgrounds Near Whitehead Trail:
Cunningham Gulch, Silverton , 4 miles away
Silver Summit RV Park And Jeep Rentals, Silverton , 4 miles away
Silverton Lakes Campground, Silverton , 4 miles away
Red Mountain Motel and RV Park, Silverton , 4 miles away
Hwy 550 - Silverton, Silverton , 5 miles away
 Whitewater Near Whitehead Trail:
Lime Creek, -blank- County , 4 miles away, Class V+ - -blank- miles long (2nd Gorge)
Animas River, San Juan/ La Plata County , 4 miles away, Class IV-V - 24.2 miles long (Silverton to Tacoma)
Mineral Creek - South, -blank- County , 6 miles away, Class V+ - 0.5 miles long (Above South Mineral Camp Ground)
Lime Creek, -blank- County , 9 miles away, Class V+ - 3 miles long (1st Gorge)
Vallecito Creek, La Plata County , 14 miles away, Class V+ - 1 miles long (1 mile above Vallecito Campground)
 Public Lands Near Whitehead Trail:
Aztec Ruins National Monument, Aztec - NM , 56 miles away
Mesa Verde National Park, Mesa Verde National Park - CO , 60 miles away
San Juan National Forest, Colorado , 13 miles away
Ridgway State Park, Colorado , 28 miles away
 Hotels Near Whitehead Trail:
Teller House, Silverton , 4 miles away
St.Elmo Hotel, Ouray , 15 miles away
Ouray Victorian Inn, Ouray , 15 miles away
Beaumont Hotel And Spa, Ouray , 15 miles away
Comfort Inn Ouray, Ouray , 15 miles away
 Lakes Near Whitehead Trail
Vallecito Lake, San Juan County , 7 miles away
Cushman Lake, San Miguel County , 20 miles away

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