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Sand Creek Trail #593 is a 15 mile one way hike with 4,910 feet accumulated elevation gain. Located 35 miles east-northeast of Durango Colorado.
The Sand Creek trail is 15.0 miles long. It begins at Forest Trail 596 - Piedra Trail. and ends at Forest Trail 524 - Pine/piedra Trail. The trail is open for the following uses: Hiking, Backpacking, Horseback Riding, Off Highway Vehicles (OHV) less than or equal to 50 inches wide
Check out the Official Route.
This is a difficult hike. It would be insane to attempt this entire hike without prior experience hiking.
This hike is listed as One-Way.
When hiking several trails on a single "hike", log it with a generic name that describes the hike. Then link the trails traveled, check out the example.
WARNING! Hiking and outdoor related sports can be dangerous. Be responsible and prepare for the trip. Study the area you are entering and plan accordingly. Dress for the current and unexpected weather changes. Take plenty of water. Never go alone. Make an itinerary with your plan(s), route(s), destination(s) and expected return time. Give your itinerary to trusted family and/or friends.