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Beautiful hike with amazing views

I drove to the trailhead on a weekday and was the first up. I saw about 20 people on the way down... read more

Reviewed 5 August 2015
Jason H
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Denver, Colorado
LONG hike, but considered quite easy for a "Fourteener"

It's a 4-6 mile hike or so, but we drive part of the way. Not being accustomed to the altitudes... read more

Reviewed 12 September 2013
joyussohl
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Lake Jackson, Texas
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At 14,309 feet and located in the San Juan Mountain Range, this “fourteener” can be a little difficult to climb, but is one of the easiest ones to conquer in the region.
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5 Aug 2015
“Beautiful hike with amazing views”
12 Sep 2013
“LONG hike, but considered quite easy for a "Fourteener"”

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Reviewed 5 August 2015

I drove to the trailhead on a weekday and was the first up. I saw about 20 people on the way down so very light traffic. Getting to the TH requires a high clearance vehicle, or you can start from CR20 and double the distance....More

Thank Jason H
Reviewed 12 September 2013

It's a 4-6 mile hike or so, but we drive part of the way. Not being accustomed to the altitudes, it's all we can do to hike it in one day. If you're acclimated, it's easy. We spend a week in town, trying to get...More

2  Thank joyussohl
Reviewed 25 July 2013

Uncompahgre Peak is the giant of the San Juan mountains! It is a straightforward hike that is best done in late summer. Tons of mountain goats when I was there. The San Juan range rises over 7,400 feet above it's base to the north, and...More

Thank Josh M
Reviewed 4 September 2012 via mobile

My son is trying to hike one 14er per year since age 8, so we had to get out and hike this one--and did it one day before his 11th birthday! We hiked on September 2nd, starting the hike at 6:45 a.m. and completing it...More

1  Thank luvlifeandtravel
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