Stillwater Trailhead


This popular trailhead serves three trails leading into the Flat Tops Wilderness: North Derby, Trail 1122, which goes over the dam and leads to Hooper and Keener Lakes and intersects with further trails on the White River National Forest; the East Fork, Trail 1119, which leads to the popular destination the Devil's Causeway and beyond; and the Bear River, Trail 1120. which forks off Trail 1119 about a mile from the trailhead.

Stillwater Trail is managed by the Yampa Ranger District.

Fishing is available at Stillwater Reservoir.

There is a vault toilet at the trailhead; no water.

Parking can be limited on busy summer weekends.

At a Glance

Operational Hours: Due to snow, access to this trailhead is generally from mid June through October. It is not unusual to encounter a good deal of snow and mud through the end of June. For current conditions, call the Yampa Ranger Station at (970) 638-4516
Area Amenities: Interpretive Site,Toilets,Parking
Usage: Heavy
Closest Towns: Yampa, CO
Water: No
Restroom: Vault Toilet (1)
Operated By: Forest Service

General Information

Directions: Directions from Yampa: Travel S/SW on Routt County Rd #7 approximately 7 miles to FDR 900. Travel another 10 miles on FDR 900 to the end of the road.

Recreation Map

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Interpretive Site