Belleview Mountain

Crested Butte, Colorado 81225

Belleview Mountain

Belleview Mountain Professional Guide

Detailed Trail Description from our Guidebook

"The Maroon Bells are amongst the most popular and photographed mountains in Colorado. When it comes to hiking them, it’s a different story. The stratified layers of ruddy rock hide a shell of molting marine shale that makes hiking unstable and loose. Belleview offers a nice change of pace from its more photogenic neighbors to the north.

Belleview’s name doesn’t pull any punches: you’ll have spectacular views of the fabled Maroon Bell peaks. A fine scramble to the summit has a few hidden surprises as well."

Belleview Mountain Trip Reports

With no trip reports, your opinion of this trail could be huge! Help other outdoor enthusiasts today.

Belleview Mountain Photos

Show off your photography skills ... post your pics of this trail!

Trail Information

Crested Butte
Nearby City
9.3
Distance
Out-and-back
Trail Type
Difficult
Skill Level
6–8 hours
Duration
Late June–September
Season
White River National Forest
Local Contacts

Trail Log