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Browns Creek Trailhead

Elevation: 8,900 Feet (2774.3 Meters)




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General Description

Browns Creek Trailhead provides access to the Colorado Trail
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Browns Creek Trailhead provides access to the Colorado Trail
Browns Creek Trailhead is located south of the Chalk Creek Drainage. It provides access to Little Browns Creek Trail, Browns Creek Trail, Wagon Loop Trail and the Colorado Trail. Recreation opportunities from this site include horseback riding, hiking, backpacking, mountain biking, fishing and limited four-wheel driving.

Directions from Buena Vista: Drive south 10 miles to County Road 270; and then travel west on County Road 270 for 2.5 miles. This road turns sharply north. Continue straight at this T and follow County Road 272 4 miles to the trailhead.

Seasonal Information:
Normally Accessible: Year-round (NOTE: No water, trash. Concessionaire operated/Winter Recreation access) .



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Recreation Opportunities
Activity Remarks On Site
ICON Trailhead Parking Browns Creek Trailhead
Yes
ICON Backpacking Browns Creek Trailhead
Yes
ICON Fishing Browns Creek and Little Browns Creek
No
ICON Hiking & Walking Browns Creek Trail, Little Browns Creek Trail, Wagon Loop Trail, Colorado Trail
Yes
ICON Horseback Riding Browns Creek Trail, Little Browns Creek Trail, Wagon Loop Trail, Colorado Trail
Yes



Related Activities
Wagon Loop Trail - This loop provides a relatively easy day hike or ride. The total mileage is approximately 3.5 miles to complete the loop. Fishing is good in Browns Creek and Little Browns Creek.



More Information

Visitor Information:

Salida Ranger District, U.S. Forest Service, 325 Rainbow Blvd. , Salida, CO, 81201, Phone: 719-539-3591, Fax: 719-539-3593

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