Montezuma, CO Trails and Parks

Montezuma has 18 trails in the vicinity, including 8 for off-highway drives and 8 for cross-country skiing. These trails range from 1.5 to 58.2 miles in length. The most popular trails are 4WD Routes of the Arapaho National Forest, Chihuahua Gulch and Lake Trail and Webster Pass and Handcart Gulch. Trails.com member Dan E. recently completed Deer Creek and Saint Johns.
  • Peru CreekView Trail Details

    3 Reviews

    Montezuma, CO

    • Off-Highway Drives  
    •  Easy
    •  About 3 hours
    •  12.6 miles
    •  Guide

    This trail is truly an outstanding SUV adventure. It offers stunning scenery, rich mining history with many well-preserved structures, bubbling ...

  • Deer Creek and Saint JohnsView Trail Details

    1 Reviews

    Montezuma, CO

    • Off-Highway Drives  
    •  Moderate
    •  4 to 5 hours for all options
    •  15.2 miles
    •  Guide

    An incredibly fun trail to drive with some of Colorado’s best scenery. You won’t be able to stop taking pictures. A side trip provides the easiest ...

  • Saints JohnView Trail Details

    1 Reviews

    Montezuma, CO

    • Cross-Country Skiing  
    •  34 minutes up, 22 minutes down
    •  3.2 miles
    •  Guide

    The little town of Montezuma is known as a top center for Front Range backcountry skiers and snowshoers. The little town of Montezuma is a top ...

  • Peru CreekView Trail Details

    1 Reviews

    Montezuma, CO

    • Cross-Country Skiing  
    •  3 to 5 hours
    •  9.2 miles
    •  Guide

    If you are a novice skier or snowshoer who wants to take in the rich mining history of the area while enjoying a pleasant backcountry outing, ...

  • Saints John and Wild Irishman MineView Trail Details

    1 Reviews

    Montezuma, CO

    • Cross-Country Skiing  
    •  2 hrs 20 mins
    •  5.6 miles
    •  Guide

    On this tour you pass through the town of Saints John at 11, 000 feet. Few people live here now, but at one time this was a vital mining community ...

  • Hunkidori MineView Trail Details

    1 Reviews

    Montezuma, CO

    • Cross-Country Skiing  
    •  2 hrs 26 mins
    •  7.2 miles
    •  Guide

    Here is a great tour with beautiful scenery, relatively low usage, lots of good downhill runs for the skier, and a clear destination in the former ...

  • Deer CreekView Trail Details

    0 Reviews

    Montezuma, CO

    • Cross-Country Skiing  
    •  3 to 4 hours
    •  6 miles
    •  Guide

    The Deer Creek Trail is a short, easy route for novice Nordic skiers or snowshoers who don’t want the crowds they may encounter at the Saints ...

  • Saints JohnView Trail Details

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    Montezuma, CO

    • Cross-Country Skiing  
    •  3 to 5 hours
    •  5.4 miles
    •  Guide

    This trail is ideal for history buffs who love to wander over roads used more than a hundred years ago by miners seeking their fortunes in silver. ...

  • Chihuahua Gulch and Lake TrailView Trail Details

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    Montezuma, CO

    • Hiking  
    •  6 hours
    •  6.1 miles
    •  Guide

    But with a name like Chihuahua Gulch, how can a dog lover not hike it or a dog not explore it? Begin hiking on the old mining road that climbs ...

  • Radical HillView Trail Details

    0 Reviews

    Montezuma, CO

    • Off-Highway Drives  
    •  Difficult
    •  2 to 4 hours for all options
    •  10.8 miles
    •  Guide

    A short, white-knuckle climb to an outstanding view above 12,600 feet. Watch for mountain goats. Popular for ATVs and dirt bikes. Very tippy, ...

  • Santa Fe PeakView Trail Details

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    Montezuma, CO

    • Off-Highway Drives  
    •  Moderate
    •  2 hours
    •  10 miles
    •  Guide

    Stunning panoramic views, including Grays Peak and Breckenridge Ski Area. High enough to look down on Webster Pass and Red Cone Peak. Great route ...

  • Red ConeView Trail Details

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    Montezuma, CO

    • Off-Highway Drives  
    •  Difficult
    •  2 to 3 hours
    •  11.3 miles
    •  Guide

    The trip up is challenging and fun. You reach an elevation of over 12,800 feet with a spectacular 360-degree view. A real adventure with high ...

  • Webster Pass and Handcart GulchView Trail Details

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    Montezuma, CO

    • Off-Highway Drives  
    •  Difficult
    •  2 to 3 hours
    •  15 miles
    •  Guide

    The views from both sides of the pass are impressive. There are many side roads in the area to explore, but be careful because some are extremely ...

  • Montezuma to Webster PassView Trail Details

    0 Reviews

    Montezuma, CO

    • Cross-Country Skiing  
    •  140 minutes up, 84 minutes down
    •  7.8 miles
    •  Guide

    An old toll road of the 1880s offers an exhilarating. above-timberline tour up the Snake River valley. Webster Pass connects the Snake River ...

  • Deer CreekView Trail Details

    0 Reviews

    Montezuma, CO

    • Cross-Country Skiing  
    •  80 minutes up, 42 minutes down
    •  4.6 miles
    •  Guide

    With great early season snow and lots of fun trails to choose from, this area has become a mecca for ‘shoers and skiers. The Montezuma area has ...

  • Georgia Pass TrailView Trail Details

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    Montezuma, CO

    • Off-Highway Drives  
    •  Moderate
    •  1.5 hours
    •  16.1 miles
    •  Guide

    The route commences at the intersection with Middle Fork of the Swan Trail. Initially, the road is easily accessible to 2WD vehicles but slowly ...

  • 4WD Routes of the Arapaho National ForestView Trail Details

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    Montezuma, CO

    • Off-Highway Drives  
    •  Easy to Difficult
    •  Varies
    •  58.2 miles
    •  Guide

    American Indians used Webster Pass for many years before the arrival of the white man. Prospectors first traveled the pass in the 1860s. In 1878, ...

  • County Road 264View Trail Details

    0 Reviews

    Montezuma, CO

    •  1.5 miles

    County Road 264 is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Montezuma, Colorado. It is within White River National Forest. It is 1.5 miles long and ...