Moore Mesa #146


The Moore Mesa Trail #146 begins at the end of Forest Service Road #531, Moore Mesa Road, and ends at an intersection with the Roubideau Pack Trail #544. The trail wonders across Moore Mesa with Criswell Creek on the west and Moore Creek on the east. After about 1.5 miles, it follow and old two track and continues a gradual descend for the next 2.3 miles until it ends at the Roubideau Pack Trail.

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At a Glance

Open Season: June
Usage: Light
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 Montrose: Travel west on Highway 90 for approximately 23 miles to the intersection with Forest Service Road #402, North Divide Road. Follow FSR #402 for approximately 12.5 miles to FSR #531, Moore Mesa Road. Turn north onto FSR #531 and continue for approximately 1.6 miles to the end of the road where the trail begins.


T. 48 N; R. 13 W; Section: 16. U.S.G.S. Map: Moore Mesa. Elevation: 9,160 feet. Latitude: N38.41, Longitude: W-108.30.



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  Area/Length : 
3.9 miles

  Elevation : 
8,480 - 9,160 ft.


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