Silverthorne, CO Trails and Parks

Silverthorne has 61 trails in the vicinity, including 49 hiking trails and 8 for cross-country skiing. These trails range from 0.8 to 23.8 miles in length. The most popular trails are Boulder Lake, Eaglesmere Lakes and Lily Pad Lake. Trails.com member Paul S. recently completed Kettle Ponds.
  • Upper Cataract LakeView Trail Details

    3 Reviews

    Silverthorne, CO

    • Hiking  
    •  Moderate
    •  8 hours
    •  10.2 miles
    •  Guide

    Although by no means the highest of Colorado’s mountain chains, the Gore Range is considerably more rugged than many. As a faulted anticline ...

  • Lily Pad LakeView Trail Details

    2 Reviews

    Silverthorne, CO

    •  Easy
    •  3 miles
    •  Guide

    This hike takes you to a delightful series of small lakes and ponds in Eagle’s Nest Wilderness on a path that is lavishly decorated with wildflowers ...

  • Boulder LakeView Trail Details

    2 Reviews

    Silverthorne, CO

    • Hiking  
    •  Easy
    •  66 minutes up, 68 minutes down
    •  4.8 miles
    •  Guide

    Explore one of the few trails that reaches into the true wilderness of the eastern basins of the Gore Range. This hike to lovely, secluded Boulder ...

  • Kettle PondsView Trail Details

    2 Reviews

    Silverthorne, CO

    •  Moderate
    •  2.5 to 4.5 hours
    •  6.4 miles
    •  Guide

    This gentle, uncrowded hike follows an old mining road then travels on the Gore Range Trail (GRT), climbing a lateral moraine left by two epochs ...

  • William Peak RoadView Trail Details

    2 Reviews

    Silverthorne, CO

    • Off-Highway Drives  
    •  3-4 hours
    •  23.8 miles
    •  Guide

    Trail runs along high ridge with outstanding views of Green Mountain Reservoir. Upper portion has excellent dispersed camping spots nestled in ...

  • Blue RiverView Trail Details

    1 Reviews

    Silverthorne, CO

    • Fly-Fishing  
    •  Guide

    The Blue is a medium-size river, running 100-300 cfs most years, and one of the most scenic Gold Medal fisheries in Colorado. Fly fish from Dillon ...

  • Hunkidori MineView Trail Details

    1 Reviews

    Silverthorne, CO

    • Cross-Country Skiing  
    •  Difficult
    •  73 minutes up, 68 minutes down
    •  7.2 miles
    •  Guide

    This is one of those rare tours with terrain equally satisfying for both snowshoers and skiers. Imagine a backcountry tour with beautiful scenery, ...

  • Buffalo MountainView Trail Details

    1 Reviews

    Silverthorne, CO

    •  Difficult
    •  3 to 7 hours
    •  6 miles
    •  Guide

    The huge granite dome called Buffalo Mountain towers above Dillon Reservoir and the towns of Silverthorne, Dillon, and Frisco. Such an imposing ...

  • Eaglesmere LakesView Trail Details

    1 Reviews

    Silverthorne, CO

    • Hiking  
    •  Moderate
    •  118 minutes up, 90 minutes down
    •  8 miles
    •  Guide

    Fisherman cast their lines into tranquil waters that mirror back an image of a jagged, Gore Range peak. This hike to the two Eaglesmere Lakes ...

  • Lily Pad LakeView Trail Details

    1 Reviews

    Silverthorne, CO

    •  Moderate
    •  1.5 to 2.5 hours
    •  3.3 miles
    •  Guide

    Lily Pad Lake is a very popular destination especially from the Lily Pad Lake Trail #50 trailhead (see Option 2). Hiking the complete trail from ...

  • Searle and Kokomo Pass TrailView Trail Details

    1 Reviews

    Silverthorne, CO

    • Mountain Biking  
    •  Advanced Riders, 2.5 - 3 hours; Intermediate Riders, 3 - 3.5 hours
    •  13.6 miles
    •  Guide

    This portion of the Colorado Trail delivers you above timberline via the beautiful Guller Gulch. On the other side of Copper Mountain Ski Resort, ...

  • Mesa Cortina to East VailView Trail Details

    1 Reviews

    Silverthorne, CO

    •  Difficult
    •  6 to 11 hours
    •  14.9 miles
    •  Guide

    This 14.9-mile hike traverses the Gore Range over Red-Buffalo Pass. Along the way, you can see almost everything that is special about the Eagles ...

  • Meadow MountainView Trail Details

    0 Reviews

    Silverthorne, CO

    • Hiking  
    •  Difficult
    •  3-4 hours
    •  9.4 miles
    •  Guide

    Hill climbers will enjoy this steady grunt to the line shack on Meadow Mountain, an old ski area and lettuce farm near Minturn.

  • Barney Ford TrailView Trail Details

    0 Reviews

    Silverthorne, CO

    • Hiking  
    •  Difficult
    •  2-3 hours
    •  4.7 miles
    •  Guide

    Walk from Breckenridge to Ford Gulch on this moderately strenuous out-and-back to a mining district with extra historical significance. This ...

  • Mount RoyalView Trail Details

    0 Reviews

    Silverthorne, CO

    • Hiking  
    •  Difficult
    •  2-3 hours
    •  3.5 miles
    •  Guide

    Visit the avalanche-blasted ghost camp of Masontown on this short but very steep hike to the top of Mount Royal, looming over Frisco.

  • Wheeler LakesView Trail Details

    0 Reviews

    Silverthorne, CO

    • Hiking  
    •  Difficult
    •  3.5- 4.7 hours
    •  6.6 miles
    •  Guide

    Wind through lodgepole pine and aspen forest then climb through thick spruce-fir forest and flower-filled meadows to a pair of small but beautiful ...

  • Masontown/Mount RoyalView Trail Details

    0 Reviews

    Silverthorne, CO

    • Hiking  
    •  Difficult
    •  2-4 hours
    •  3.8 miles
    •  Guide

    This trail is a pleasant family hike as far as Masontown. It starts on the paved recreation path that follows the route of the defunct Colorado ...

  • Meadow Creek TrailView Trail Details

    0 Reviews

    Silverthorne, CO

    • Hiking  
    •  Difficult
    •  5- 7 hours
    •  10.2 miles
    •  Guide

    The high meadows full of wonderful, colorful wildflowers make this hike a must-do. The trail starts in a mixed forest of aspen and lodgepole ...

  • Buffalo MountainView Trail Details

    0 Reviews

    Silverthorne, CO

    • Hiking  
    •  Difficult
    •  3-7 hours
    •  6 miles
    •  Guide

    The huge granite dome called Buffalo Mountain towers above Dillon Reservoir and the towns of Silverthorne and Frisco. Such an imposing mountain ...

  • Eaglesmere LakesView Trail Details

    0 Reviews

    Silverthorne, CO

    • Hiking  
    •  Difficult
    •  3-5 hours
    •  7.6 miles
    •  Guide

    Surrounded by spruce-fir forest, Eaglesmere Lakes, remnants from the last ice age, are slowly filling in with grass. A great view of craggy Eagles ...

  • Ptarmigan PeakView Trail Details

    0 Reviews

    Silverthorne, CO

    • Hiking  
    •  Difficult
    •  6-10 hours
    •  12.4 miles
    •  Guide

    The Ptarmigan Trail climbs steadily through various ecosystems including sagebrush meadow, lodgepole pine, aspen, spruce-fir, and alpine tundra—the ...

  • Lenawee TrailView Trail Details

    0 Reviews

    Silverthorne, CO

    • Hiking  
    •  Difficult
    •  3.5- 4.5 hours
    •  6.8 miles
    •  Guide

    The Lenawee Trail provides some fantastic views of Summit County and into Eagle County as you wind your way along the alpine tundra. The trail ...

  • Mohawk LakesView Trail Details

    0 Reviews

    Silverthorne, CO

    • Hiking  
    •  Difficult
    •  2.5- 5 hours
    •  6 miles
    •  Guide

    Crystal clear Lower Mohawk Lake sits on a bench with a backdrop of craggy peaks, waterfalls, and mining relics. To reach this gem, hike along ...

  • McCullough Gulch TrailView Trail Details

    0 Reviews

    Silverthorne, CO

    • Hiking  
    •  Difficult
    •  1.5- 2.5 hours
    •  3 miles
    •  Guide

    This hike offers a little bit of almost everything to a high-altitude hiker. Mining remains, colorful wildflowers, a crystal clear creek, the ...

  • Ptarmigan PeakView Trail Details

    0 Reviews

    Silverthorne, CO

    •  Difficult
    •  6 to 10 hours
    •  12 miles
    •  Guide

    The Ptarmigan Trail climbs steadily through various ecosystems including sagebrush meadow, lodgepole pine, aspen, spruce-fir, and alpine tundra ...