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Ute Trail

Rocky Mountain National Park, Colorado
Distance4.7mi
Elevation Gain3,306ft
Trailhead Elevation11,440ft
Top11,659ft
Elevation Min/Max9041/11659ft
Elevation Start/End11440/11440ft

Ute Trail

Ute Trail is a hiking trail in Larimer County, Colorado. It is within Rocky Mountain National Park. It is 4.7 miles long and begins at 11,440 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 9.5 miles with a total elevation gain of 3,306 feet. The Ute Trail Parking and Ute Trail Parking are near the trailhead. Along the trail there are grasses.
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Alan Apt and Kay Turnbaugh
"This first trail you reach as you crest Trail Ridge Road is above treeline through the tundra and so has sensational views of Forest Canyon and one of the more amazing alpine massifs in the world. The parking lot is tiny so carpooling and an early start are necessary to beat fellow hikers and the common lightning and thunderstorms that often start around 11 AM. You can also climb up from the Lower Beaver Meadows Trailhead, where there is ample parking." Read more

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Rocky Mountain National Park
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Rocky Mountain National Park
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Kid-friendly
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Skiing
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Rocky Mountain National Park
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