Crestone has 5 backpacking trails. These trails range from 10 to 15.2 miles in length. The most popular trail is Willow Creek and North Crestone Creek. Trails.com member Denise J. recently completed South Crestone Creek.
Cottonwood CreekView Trail Details
A lesser-used trail with access to Cottonwood Lake, Crestone Peak, Crestone Needle, Broken Hand Peak, and the South Colony Lakes.
Kit Carson Mountain and Challenger PointView Trail Details
A challenging scramble up two of Colorado’s 14,000-foot peaks. Like Crestone Needle and Crestone Peak, this is not a straightforward hike. It ...
Willow CreekView Trail Details
A difficult trail to a very scenic lake and access to Mount Adams, Challenger Point, and Kit Carson Mountain.
South Crestone CreekView Trail Details
A hike to a high lake surrounded by impressive peaks. Most of this trail has been relocated and is not where it is shown on most maps.
North Crestone CreekView Trail Details
A popular trail to a very scenic high lake and access to the North Fork and Middle Fork Trails. As one of the most popular trails in the area, ...