Colorado River Trail is a hiking trail in Grand County, Colorado. It is within Rocky Mountain National Park. It is 3.7 miles long and begins at 9,043 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 7.4 miles with a total elevation gain of 1,398 feet. The Colorado River Trailhead information guidepost and the Colorado River Trailhead parking are near the trailhead. There are also restrooms. Along the trail there is an information guidepost. The trail ends near the Lulu City Cemetery (elevation 9,360 feet) grave yard.
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Detailed Trail Descriptions from Our Guidebooks
Day & Overnight Hikes: Rocky Mountain National Park
by Kim Lipker (Menasha Ridge Press)
Afoot & Afield: Denver, Boulder, Fort Collins, and Rocky Mountain National Park
by Alan Apt and Kay Turnbaugh (Wilderness Press)