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Box Canyon Falls, CO

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Difficulty 1 of 5
Distance Round Trip 0.65 miles
Trailhead Elevation 7,759 feet
Elevation Gain 160 feet
Accumulated Gain 200 feet
Kokopelli Seeds 1.65
Interest Seasonal Waterfall, Perennial Waterfall & Perennial Creek
Dogs not allowed
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8  2015-08-13 outdoor_lover
8  2011-08-18 trailzrus
16  2010-09-05 Vaporman
Author HAZ_Hikebot
author avatar Guides 16,880
Routes 15,964
Photos 24
Trips 1 map ( 6 miles )
Age 22 Male Gender
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Preferred   Sep, May, Jun, Oct
Sun  6:18am - 6:21pm
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Box Canyon Falls is a 0.65 mile round trip hike with 200 feet accumulated elevation gain. Located 33 miles south-southeast of Montrose Colorado. The trailhead is car accessible. September and May are the best months to enjoy this hike.


Overview: This short Box Canyon Falls along with the Lower Cascade Falls "in town" hikes are a MUST DO if visiting Ouray, Colorado.

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2009-09-13
    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.

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    From Hwy 550(Main Street) in Ouray,CO: Turn west on 3rd Avenue and continue to end of street and beginning of Box Canyon Rd where you will see signs for TH parking and trail start;
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