CDNST - Cumbres Pass North Trailhead # 813

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

Located off State Highway 17 at the turnoff to Trujillo Meadows Reservoir on Cumbres Pass.  The trailhead is approx. 150 yards west of Forest Road 118 just after turning off Highway 17.  The trail was cleared of deadfall the last two years, but hazard trees remain a problem and trees continue to fall.  Clearing the trail continues this year.

This trail open for the following uses, backpacking, hiking, horse travel and outside the wilderness mountain biking and snowmobiling.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Open
Reservations: None
Fees None
Usage: Medium

General Information


From Antonito, CO, take US 285 south 0.3 miles to Hwy 17. Continue straight onto Rd. 17 and go 35.2 miles to Trujillo Meadows Reservoir sign. Turn right at sign (dirt) and go 0.1 miles to "T" intersection and campground sign (Forest Rd. 118). Turn right onto Rd 118 and go left about 150 yards to trailhead

Directions from Chama, New Mexico: Travel northeast 21.1 miles on Colorado Highway 17. Turn right onto Rd 118 and go left about 150 yards to trailhead

Recreation Map

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Mountain Biking

Outside wilderness boundaries.

Difficulty Level: Easy to Difficult


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Winter Sports

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