Dillon, CO Trails and Parks

Dillon has 30 trails in the vicinity, including 25 hiking trails and 3 for mountain biking. These trails range from 0.9 to 41 miles in length. The most popular trails are Buffalo Mountain, Grizzly Peak and Tenderfoot Mountain. Trails.com member Marty H. recently completed South Willow Creek (Mesa Cortina).
  • Buffalo MountainView Trail Details

    2 Reviews

    Dillon, CO

    • Hiking  
    •  150 minutes up, 90 minutes down
    •  3.6 miles
    •  Guide

    The trail is a bit steep, but your well-earned reward is fantastic views and mountain goats. Trail: Most of the way, talus and tundra beyond ...

  • Frisco, Dillon, and Kremmling Area CampgroundsView Trail Details

    1 Reviews

    Dillon, CO

    • Campgrounds  
    •  Guide

    Want to fish a high-mountain lake, bike to Vail, and shop factory outlets all in the same trip without ever leaving the pavement? Dillon Reservoir ...

  • Grizzly PeakView Trail Details

    1 Reviews

    Dillon, CO

    • Hiking  
    •  5 miles
    •  Guide

    This mountain looks like a grizzly bear in comparison to the soft, round, teddy bear shapes of Sniktau and Baker mountains. It is a spectacular ...

  • Straight CreekView Trail Details

    1 Reviews

    Dillon, CO

    • Hiking  
    •  4 miles
    •  Guide

    Every year, hundreds of thousands of motorists pass the unmarked trailhead of a floral treasure chest as they exit the Eisenhower Tunnel’s west ...

  • Lower Cataract LakeView Trail Details

    1 Reviews

    Dillon, CO

    • Hiking  
    •  2 miles
    •  Guide

    Lower Cataract Lake is a wildflower lover’s nirvana. In addition to over 80 blooming species along the two-mile trail looping the lake, an extravagant ...

  • Mount SniktauView Trail Details

    0 Reviews

    Dillon, CO

    • Hiking  
    •  4 miles
    •  Guide

    The most popular peak climb from Loveland Pass heads across the undulating southwest ridge of Sniktau and passes with at least three false summits ...

  • Tenderfoot MountainView Trail Details

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    Dillon, CO

    • Hiking  
    •  2.5 miles
    •  Guide

    Tenderfoot Mountain Trail offers wonderful views of Dillon Reservoir and the peaks of Tenmile Range beyond a flowery hillside. Thanks to a south-facing ...

  • Old Dillon ReservoirView Trail Details

    0 Reviews

    Dillon, CO

    • Hiking  
    •  1.5 miles
    •  Guide

    While most visitors focus on prominent Dillon Reservoir, nearby is a small but charming body of water, which is the goal of this short, easy ...

  • The CitadelView Trail Details

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    Dillon, CO

    • Hiking  
    •  5–7 hours
    •  8.72 miles
    •  Guide

    The Citadel is a local favorite that you won’t find on the map. Fun scrambling and easy trailhead access makes the Citadel a great day hike—a ...

  • Mount Sniktau–Grizzly Peak TraverseView Trail Details

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    Dillon, CO

    • Hiking  
    •  4–6 hours
    •  7.5 miles
    •  Guide

    Stay above tree line as you traverse rolling alpine ridges, culminating with a spectacular ascent of Grizzly Peak. Wide-open spaces and views ...

  • South Willow Creek (Mesa Cortina)View Trail Details

    0 Reviews

    Dillon, CO

    • Hiking  
    •  6 hours
    •  7.5 miles
    •  Guide

    This popular trail offers vistas of Lake Dillon, the Breckenridge ski area and Blue River Valley, and provides access to the Gore Range. It undulates ...

  • Dillon PeninsulaView Trail Details

    0 Reviews

    Dillon, CO

    • Hiking  
    •  2 to 3.5 hours
    •  5.3 miles
    •  Guide

    The Dillon Reservoir Recreation Area offers easy hiking opportunities in the Dillon Nature Preserve Open Space. The mostly flat gated dirt road ...

  • Straight Creek TrailView Trail Details

    0 Reviews

    Dillon, CO

    • Hiking  
    •  3 hours
    •  4 miles
    •  Guide

    Your pet will enjoy the peaty, soft ground and the numerous opportunities to get his paws wet or to wallow in the gently flowing water. Ignore ...

  • Ptarmigan Peak Wilderness TrailsView Trail Details

    0 Reviews

    Dillon, CO

    •  41 miles
    •  Guide

    Ptarmigan Peak includes that portion of the Williams Fork Mountains that runs generally northwest from the Eisenhower Tunnel to Ute Pass, the ...

  • North Rock CreekView Trail Details

    0 Reviews

    Dillon, CO

    • Cross-Country Skiing  
    •  67 minutes up, 45 minutes down
    •  5.2 miles
    •  Guide

    You are likely to find solitude — and fresh trail to break — in this remote corner of the beautiful Eagles Nest Wilderness. This tour explores ...

  • Bills PeakView Trail Details

    0 Reviews

    Dillon, CO

    • Hiking  
    •  151 minutes up, 110 minutes down
    •  9.6 miles
    •  Guide

    A hike to remote Bills Peak features an exceptionally well-marked trail and an option to visit a pretty alpine lake. Proceed east at the trail ...

  • Grizzly PeakView Trail Details

    0 Reviews

    Dillon, CO

    • Hiking  
    •  122 minutes up, 95 minutes down
    •  5.2 miles
    •  Guide

    This is a wonderful hike for those that enjoy ridge walking above timberline — the views are endless. Trail: All the way, with occasional ga ...

  • Revenue MountainView Trail Details

    0 Reviews

    Dillon, CO

    • Hiking  
    •  85 minutes up, 70 minutes down
    •  3.8 miles
    •  Guide

    Easy ridge walking from this peak leads to other close-by summits for extra credit. Trail: Initial 1.0 mile, tundra and talus beyond.

  • Coon HillView Trail Details

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    Dillon, CO

    • Hiking  
    •  66 minutes up, 42 minutes down
    •  2.6 miles
    •  Guide

    A hike to this tundra-covered summit affords views of the famous tunnel through the Divide. Trail: Initial 0.3 miles, steep tundra walking b ...

  • Blue River in SilverthorneView Trail Details

    0 Reviews

    Dillon, CO

    • Fishing  
    •  Guide

    The Blue River below Dillon Reservoir runs beneath Interstate 70 and then through strip malls and outlet stores in the ski village of Silverthorne. ...

  • Tenderfoot Mountain TrailheadView Trail Details

    0 Reviews

    Dillon, CO

    •  3.5-5 hours
    •  6 miles
    •  Guide

    This small mountain packs in a lot of adventure. Despite never breaking treeline, this is a scenic outing that involves a small section of ...

  • Herman Gulch TrailheadView Trail Details

    0 Reviews

    Dillon, CO

    •  6-8 hours
    •  8.3-9.3 miles
    •  Guide

    Welcome to summit hiker’s heaven. This trailhead is extremely popular with day hikers, most of whom are out for a stroll to Herman Lake and never ...

  • Dillon-Keystone TrailView Trail Details

    0 Reviews

    Dillon, CO

    •  3.0 miles

    Dillon-Keystone Trail is a hiking and biking trail in Dillon, Colorado. It is within White River National Forest. It is three miles long and ...

  • Tenderfoot Trail RoadView Trail Details

    0 Reviews

    Dillon, CO

    •  2.4 miles

    Tenderfoot Trail Road is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Dillon, Colorado. It is within White River National Forest. It is 2.4 miles long ...

  • Meadow Loop TrailView Trail Details

    0 Reviews

    Dillon, CO

    •  0.9 miles

    Meadow Loop Trail is a hiking trail in Dillon, Colorado. It is within White River National Forest. It is 0.9 miles long and begins at 9,049 feet ...