Hike: Telluride

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Telluride makes the perfect base camp for hiking the Lizard Head Wilderness Area southwest of town. The Lizard Head is a 400 foot spire, of volcanic rock with a height of 400 feet (elevation 13,113 feet high). The Navajo Basin, headwaters of the West Dolores River, is a long glacial bowl surrounded with 13,000 foot ridges and Mount Wilson (14,017 feet high), El Diente (14,156 feet high) and Wilson Peak (14,246 feet high). Navajo Lake is a popular hiking and backpacking destination.

Telluride Area Hikes:

Featured Hikes:

Bear Creek Falls

Jud Wiebe Trail

Bridal Veil Falls


Wasatch Connection

Sneffels Highline Trail #434

Cornet Falls

Deep Creek Trail #418

Idarado Legacy Trail

Valley Floor Trail

Mill Creek Waterline Trail

Eider Creek Trail

Wasatch Trail #508

Bridal Veil Trail #636

Blixt Trail #508.1A

Blue Lake Trail