- Northeast of Durango, near Pagosa Springs
- 16 mile roundtrip
- 1 day
- Trailhead Elevation:
- 8240 feet
- Summer - Fall
Eight miles in length from the trailhead to its junction with the Fourmile Trail, this trail begins to the left at the trailhead. A relatively easy trail through steep terrain, it crosses the eastern shoulder of Pagosa Peak. There are few camping spots to be found in the first 5 miles. Fourmile Lake is at mile seven. The trail continues south one mile to the Fourmile Trail (569).
FOURMILE TRAILHEAD - From Pagosa Springs, turn north Lewis Street, then left of on Fifth Street which becomes Fourmile Road. Follow Fourmile Road (County Rd. 400/FDR 645) for 13 miles to its end at the trailhead.