Niwot Ridge, Trail Map, Brainard Lake Recreation Area, Indian Peaks Wilderness Area, Colorado

Niwot Ridge - 10.1 Miles

Indian Peaks Wilderness Area




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1: N40 04.674 W105 35.077 — 0.0 miles : Long Lake Trailhead
2: N40 04.426 W105 35.255 — .4 miles : unmarked split for Niwot Ridge Trail
3: N40 04.274 W105 35.095 — .85 miles : Switchbacks up thinning spruce forest
4: N40 04.145 W105 35.072 — 1.25 miles : Winding travel up north face of ridge
5: N40 03.811 W105 35.073 — 1.75 miles : Enter Niwot Ridge Bio Reserve
6: N40 03.462 W105 34.799 — 2.3 miles : Heading south over saddle on ridge
7: N40 03.146 W105 34.947 — 2.9 miles : Join Niwot Ridge Trail and service road
8: N40 03.278 W105 35.487 — 3.5 miles : Moderate climb up south side of ridge
9: N40 03.276 W105 36.021 — 4.0 miles : edging toward center of narrowing ridge
10: N40 03.410 W105 36.492 — 4.5 miles : Travel on Niwot Ridge top
11: N40 03.587 W105 37.041 — 5.05 miles : End Trail at large cairn; begin x-country t


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