Idleglen Trailhead

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

Trailhead featuring access to extensive motorized trail system known as Stillwater Pass and Grand Lake trail system. Facilities include restrooms and information kiosk.

At a Glance

Operational Hours: 24 hours.
Rentals & Guides: OHV and snowmobile rentals available in Grand Lake and Granby, Colorado.
Area Amenities: Toilets,Parking
Fees None
Permit Info: State registration is required on all OHVs and snowmobiles.
Usage: Heavy
Restrictions: None
Closest Towns: Grand Lake, Colorado
Water: None
Restroom: vault toilets
Operated By: U.S. Forest Service

General Information

Directions: Take Highway 34 to County Road 4. Turn left and go approximately 4.5 miles to the trailhead.

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Idleglen is located 4 1/2 miles up County Road 4, off of US Hwy. 34. Snowmobiling is allowed when there is at least 6 " of snow and when such activity will not damage natural resources. Once conditions are met, the gates on the Stillwater Pass and Kawuneeche Roads will be opened to over-the-snow travel. This snowmobile season is generally between later December when snow conditions are met and April before the snow melts., but never before November 15 nor after June 15. A snowmobiling map of the Idleglen/Stillwater Pass area is available at the Sulphur Ranger District Office. Snowmobiling is allowed in other areas of the Sulphur Ranger District. For more information: (970) 887-4100, 9 Ten Mile Drive, Granby, CO.
Nearby ResortsThe town of Grand Lake is the closest community.
Warming SheltersNone
Base ConditionsSnow must be at least 6" deep before snowmobiling is allowed. Natural resources must not be damaged.
Difficulty Level: Easy to More Difficult



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