Colorado River Trail

Grand County, Colorado

Elevation Gain449ft
Trailhead Elevation8,678ft
Elevation Min/Max8617/8685ft
Elevation Start/End8678/8678ft

Colorado River Trail

Colorado River Trail is a hiking and biking trail in Grand County, Colorado. It is 1.7 miles long and begins at 8,678 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 3.4 miles with a total elevation gain of 449 feet. The Colorado River Trail Parking / Trail Head parking is near the trailhead.

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Fishing Colorado: An Angler's Complete Guide to More than 125 Top Fishing Spots (Falcon Guides)
Ron Baird
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"The headwaters of the Colorado River are in the alpine basins located on the west side of Rocky Mountain National Park and the Neversummer Range to the west. The tributaries come together in the beautiful Kawuneeche Valley, where the river meanders several miles down the long valley. Key Species: Rainbow trout, brook trout, brown trout, cutthroat trout hybrid."

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Grand County
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Rocky Mountain National Park
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