Colorado Mountains (South)


Below is a list of Colorado hiking trails.  Many trails are found entirely within designated wilderness areas, national monuments, national conservation areas, and national parks.  Locate a trail by closest town or city.  Click on the hiking trail title to obtain a brief description of the trail, to grab directions to trailheads, to view pictures taken from or near the trail, and to look at trail maps.


Alamosa

    1. Blanca Peak (Fourteener)

    • Distance: 20.0 miles roundtrip
    • Difficulty: Very Hard
    • Location: Sangre De Cristos

        2. Conejos River Loop                        

      • Distance: 31.5 miles roundtrip
      • Difficulty: Hard
      • Location: South San Juan Wilderness Area

        3. Great Sand Dunes National Park     

      • Distance: Varies
      • Difficulty: Moderate
      • Location: San Luis Valley

    Creede

        1. Colorado Trail (Segments 20 & 21)

      • Distance: 27.0 miles (shuttle)
      • Difficulty: Very Hard
      • Location: La Garita Wilderness Area

        2. San Luis Peak (Fourteener)

      • Distance: 14.6 miles roundtrip
      • Difficulty: Very Hard
      • Location: La Garita Wilderness Area

    Pagosa Springs

        1. Quartz Lake

      • Distance: 9.4 miles roundtrip
      • Difficulty: Hard
      • Location: South San Juan Wilderness

        2. Treasure Falls

      • Distance: 1.0 miles roundtrip
      • Difficulty: Easy
      • Location: Wolf Creek Pass

    Silverton

        1. Colorado Trail (Segment 24)

      • Distance: 21.0 miles (shuttle)
      • Difficulty: Very Hard
      • Location: Weminuche Wilderness Area 

    Villa Grove

        1. Orient Mine / Valley View Hot Springs

      • Distance: 3.25 miles roundtrip
      • Difficulty: Moderate
      • Location: San Luis Valley