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Grant - Swamp Pass is a 2.9 mile one way hike with 2,575 feet elevation gain. Located 37 miles north of Durango Colorado. A high clearance vehicle is recommended to access the trailhead. July and August are the best months to enjoy this hike.
This is a nameless trail on a lot of maps. I found only one reference to a name "Grant-Swamp Pass."
The trail ends near the Joel Zucker memorial plaque. There is a trail that continues East towards peak 13309. There are nice views of Ice Lake basin and the surrounding areas.
Check out the Official Route and Triplog.
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.