Forty Seven #100


The Forty Seven Trail #100 begins at the end of Forest Service Road #504.1E and ends at Forest Service Road #402, Divide Road. The trail travels southwest and in about 1 miles it crosses Dry Fork Escalante Creek and turn west.  It crosses FSR #507, Lockhart Road, in another 1.5 miles and follows FSR #507 south for about 0.8 miles where it turns to the west/southwest. It climbs out of a small draw and continues along the ridge until it terminates at FSR #402, Divide Road.

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At a Glance

Open Season: June
Usage: Light-Medium
Best Season: Summer
Restrictions: Open to hiking, horseback riding, mountain bikes, motorcycles, and OHVs less than 50" in width.
Closest Towns: Montrose, CO
Operated By: Ouray Ranger District

General Information


From Delta: Turn west on Highway 348, 6th Street. Travel west and south on HWY 348 for approximately 4 miles to 25 Mesa Road. Continue on 25 Mesa Road for approximately 18 miles To the National Forest Boundary where 25 Mesa Road becomes Forest Service Road #503. Continue on FSR #503 for approximately 4.2 miles to FSR #504. Follow FSR #504 for approximately 2.8 miles to FSR #504.1E. Turn southwest on FSR #5040.1E, the trail access is approximately 0.5 miles at the end of the road.


T. 49 N; R. 14 W; Section: 27. U.S.G.S. Map: Starvation Point. Elevation: 8,540 feet. Latitude: N38.48, Longitude: W-108.41.



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Areas & Activities


  Area/Length : 
4.6 miles

  Elevation : 
8,540 - 9,000 ft.


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