Eagle-Holy Cross Ranger District (Vail-Eagle area)

  

Mount of the Holy Cross - photo courtesy of Corey Myers

The Eagle-Holy Cross Ranger District lies between the Gore Range, the Sawatch Range, and the Flat Tops, and includes the forest areas surrounding the towns of Vail, Avon, Red Cliff, Eagle, Gypsum, and Dotsero. Recreation opportunities abound on the Eagle-Holy Cross Ranger District.

View Eagle-Holy Cross Ranger District Recreation Quicksheets for downloadable Recreation Opportunity Guides, maps and other information. 

See below for information on recreation activities of all sorts.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: View Current Conditions Reports
Usage: Medium-Heavy
Closest Towns: Minturn, CO; Eagle, CO
Operated By: Forest Service
Information Center:
  • Holy Cross Ranger Station: 970-827-5715

General Information

Directions:

Holy Cross Ranger Station: 24747 US Highway 24, Minturn, CO 81645.


Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information

Activities


Bicycling

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Camping & Cabins

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Fishing

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Hiking

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Day Hiking


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Areas for Day Hiking at Eagle-Holy Cross Ranger District (Vail-Eagle area)

Backpacking


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Areas for Backpacking at Eagle-Holy Cross Ranger District (Vail-Eagle area)


Horse Riding & Camping

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Hunting

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Nature Viewing

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OHV Riding & Camping

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Other Activities

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Outdoor Learning

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Picnicking

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Scenic Driving

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Water Activities

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Winter Sports

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Areas & Activities

Location

 
  Latitude : 
39.607193

  Longitude : 
-106.447155

 



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