Shady Creek Trail #898

Area Status: Open

The Shady Creek trail is 11.4 miles long. It begins at County Road 14 and ends at Forest Road 350 in Willow Park.

The trail is open for the following uses: Off Highway Vehicles (OHV) less than or equal to 50 inches wide, Motorcycles, Mountain. Bikes, Foot and Horse Travel

At a Glance

Usage: Light
Restrictions: No JEEPS
Closest Towns: Del Norte, CO
Water: No
Restroom: No
Operated By: Forest Service

General Information

Directions: From the town of Del Norte, travel southwest on County Road 14 for 13 miles. Turn right and travel west on Forest Road 331 . The trail starts right as you drop down into the Pinos Creek bottoms.

Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information


Mountain Biking

Difficulty Level: Moderate

Dispersed Camping

Day Hiking

Difficulty Level: Moderate


Difficulty Level: Moderate

Horse Camping

Horse Riding

Difficulty Level: Moderate

OHV Trail Riding

Difficulty Level: Moderate

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  Area/Length : 
11.4 miles

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  Elevation : 
9400 - 11200