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Prater Ridge Trail

Basics
Setting:
Mountainous
Length:
7.8 miles round-trip
Difficulty:
Difficult
Season:
Spring, Summer, Fall

Description

This 7.8-mile trail begins on the west end of Morefield Campground and follows a large switchback up to the top of the ridge. From there, it takes you along the edge of the ridge providing views of the Montezuma Valley, Prater Canyon and Morefield Canyon. This trail is a great place to get away from the summer crowds while strolling through a mature pinion - juniper forest.

Details

Setting:
Mountainous
Length:
7.8 miles round-trip
Difficulty:
Difficult
Season:
Spring, Summer, Fall

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