Colorado is a leader in hiking destinations and within the Southwest Colorado there are numerous trails for the beginners to the experts. The scenery is amazing with colorful landscapes ranging from high mountain peaks to scenic valleys. Flowers in the mountainous regions are in bloom through the months of August and September. Caution is necessary in the winter months as access roads and even trails become impassible due to snow and ice.

Select a trail system below to learn more.
Area Trail System Map # # of Trails Distance
➠ Canyons of the Ancients 1 8 25.0 mi / 40.4 km
➠ Cortez 2 11 3.3 mi / 4.5 km
➠ Dolores 3 1 12.8 mi / 20.6 km
➠ Durango 6 13 9.5 mi / 15.1 km
➠ La Plata 5 7 38.4 mi / 61.7 km
➠ Mancos 4 8 87.0 mi / 130.1 km
➠ Ophir 8 6 44.4 mi / 71.6 km
➠ Rico 7 1 7.7 mi / 12.4 km
➠ Silverton 10 9 46.4 mi / 74.6 km
➠ Telluride 9 14 85.6 mi / 138.0 km