Copper Mountain, CO Trails and Parks

Copper Mountain has 14 trails in the vicinity, including 8 for cross-country skiing and 6 hiking trails. These trails range from 2 to 11.4 miles in length. The most popular trails are Wheeler Lakes, Mayflower Gulch and Searle Gulch. Trails.com member Kari N. recently completed Mayflower Gulch.
  • Searle GulchView Trail Details

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    Copper Mountain, CO

    • Hiking  
    •  4 miles
    •  Guide

    For a sensational taste of high-country splendor, both floral and scenic, reserve some time for the trek up Searle Gulch. Mining activity, historic ...

  • Mayflower GulchView Trail Details

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    Copper Mountain, CO

    • Hiking  
    •  4.6 miles
    •  Guide

    Prospectors filed mining claims on all sides of superbly scenic Mayflower Gulch. Even today there is activity in the basin. The historic Boston ...

  • Wheeler LakesView Trail Details

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    Copper Mountain, CO

    • Hiking  
    •  5.6 miles
    •  Guide

    At the south end of the Gore Range are Wheeler Lakes, which lie inside the Eagles Nest Wilderness. Named for Judge John Wheeler who established ...

  • Mayflower GulchView Trail Details

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    Copper Mountain, CO

    • Cross-Country Skiing  
    •  48 minutes up, 21 minutes down
    •  3.2 miles
    •  Guide

    The spectacular back basin of Mayflower Gulch has long been a favorite destination for tele skiers. As we enter Week #12, the snow at this time ...

  • Vail Pass Trailhead and Gore Range Copper TrailheadView Trail Details

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    Copper Mountain, CO

    •  3-6 hours
    •  5-5.7 miles
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    These peaks represent the last of the “easy” Gore Range summits. All Class 2 hikes, there are a few ways to approach these adventures. If you’re ...

  • Copper Mountain/Spaulding Gulch TrailheadView Trail Details

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    Copper Mountain, CO

    •  6-8 hours
    •  9.4 miles
    •  Guide

    Spaulding Gulch offers a unique adventure to this trio of peaks that has the added benefit of being entirely legal (certain routes to Jacque ...

  • Copper Mountain Ski ResortView Trail Details

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    Copper Mountain, CO

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    One of the leading resorts in Summit County—Col-orado’s prime skiing country—Copper Mountain shares the terrain of the wondrously scenic Ten ...

  • Tenmile CreekView Trail Details

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    Copper Mountain, CO

    • Cross-Country Skiing  
    •  4 hrs 22 mins
    •  5.1 miles
    •  Guide

    The Tenmile Trail takes the cross-country skier and the snowshoer through a lovely valley surrounded by towering peaks. The Tenmile Range lies ...

  • Corral CreekView Trail Details

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    Copper Mountain, CO

    • Cross-Country Skiing  
    •  1 hr 35 mins
    •  5.6 miles
    •  Guide

    Winter use of the Corral Creek Basin, east of Vail Pass, involves a fee and a designated parking area. These requirements are part of the Vail ...

  • Treeline LoopView Trail Details

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    Copper Mountain, CO

    • Cross-Country Skiing  
    •  2 to 3 hours
    •  2.3 miles
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    The backcountry ski and snowshoe trails west of Tennessee Pass are notoriously under-utilized. Unlike the Front Range trails, which are near ...

  • Tennessee Pass CookhouseView Trail Details

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    Copper Mountain, CO

    • Cross-Country Skiing  
    •  30 minutes to all day
    •  2 miles
    •  Guide

    The Tennessee Pass Nordic Center/Cookhouse has a little something for every skier or shoer! It can accommodate day-use cross-country skiers and ...

  • Wheeler LakesView Trail Details

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    Copper Mountain, CO

    •  3 to 5 hours
    •  6.2 miles
    •  Guide

    The Wheeler Lakes Trail, which leads summer and winter users up to the high alpine lakes, is difficult both physically and because it requires ...

  • Janet's CabinView Trail Details

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    Copper Mountain, CO

    •  3 to 5 hours
    •  7.6-9.2 miles
    •  Guide

    Janet’s Cabin is one of the area’s most popular huts, partly because its trailhead is conveniently located close to the Denver metro area at ...

  • Searle Pass TrailView Trail Details

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    Copper Mountain, CO

    • Hiking  
    •  10 hours
    •  11.4 miles
    •  Guide

    The trail climbs a wide meadow up to timberline, but is never that far from a mixed forest. The trees occasionally come closer to create smaller ...