Wapiti Trail

Roosevelt National Forest, Colorado

Distance2.2mi
Elevation Gain986ft
Trailhead Elevation9,774ft
Top9,914ft
Elevation Min/Max9354/9914ft
Elevation Start/End9774/9774ft

Wapiti Trail

Wapiti Trail is a hiking and biking trail in Boulder County, Colorado. It is within Roosevelt National Forest. It is 2.2 miles long and begins at 9,774 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 4.4 miles with a total elevation gain of 986 feet. This trail connects with the following: Sourdough Trail.

Wapiti Trail Professional Reviews and Guides

"Like most of the trails in the Brainard Lake area, this trail is for rock hounds. There is a fair amount of climbing from Peaceful Valley on the well-known Sourdough Trail to the Wapiti-Baptiste cross country ski trail, so be in shape.

The Wapiti-Baptiste trail is primarily downhill over challenging small, loose rocks. Pick your way slowly along the Wapiti-Baptiste Trail or you may find yourself over the handlebars. Terrain: Loose rocks and gravel, roots and steps."

Wapiti Trail Reviews

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7/12/2009
Good challenge. Took me 2.5 hrs to get to the peak and then 1.5hrs to come down. Tough for me because I am not used to the the high altitudes..... But lots of fun and some great scenery!
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Roosevelt National Forest
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Oct 2018