Area Status: Open
Primitive trailhead with access to north end of motorized Grizzly-Helena Trail as well as Mount Zirkel Wilderness.
At a Glance
|Permit Info:||Current Colorado ATV/OHV/Snowmobile registration required.|
|Restrictions:||Review wilderness regulations before recreating in the Mount Zirkel Wilderness.|
|Closest Towns:||Walden, Colorado|
|Information Center:||Parks Ranger District
100 Main Street
Walden, CO 80480
Phone: (970) 723-2700
General InformationDirections: Directions from Walden: Head north on Highway 125 for 9 miles to Cowdrey. Turn left at Cowdrey onto County Road 6W for 18 miles to Pearl. Take Forest Road 600 for 6 miles to the Big Creek Lakes Recreation Area. Turn left over the bridge on Forest Road 660 driving approximately 3 1/2 miles to the Helena Trailhead with the parking located on the right hand side.
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