Roaring Fork Trail #3


Originating in the Arapaho National Recreation Area in the Arapaho Bay Campground, this trail provides access to the Indian Peaks Wilderness.

At a Glance

Permit Info: Permits are required for overnight stays in the Indian Peaks Wilderness (IPW) from June 1 to September 15. Additional permit requirements exist for large and organized groups.
Usage: Light
Restrictions: • Parking in the Arapaho National Recreation Area (ANRA), at Arapaho Bay Campground requires a daily use fee. • • Group size is limited to 12 people and/or livestock.• Dogs must be on a leash at all times.

General Information


Take Highway 34 to County Road 6, 5.4 miles north of Granby and 8.9 miles south of Grand Lake. County Road 6 (NFSR 125) is a 9.4 miles improved road along Granby Reservoir. Travel down County Road 6 to the Arapaho Bay Campground. Turn left into the camp.


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Accessed by Roaring Fork Trailhead.

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  Area/Length : 
6 miles

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  Elevation : 
8,300 feet - 10643