Buffalo Ridge Trailhead, CO

US Forest Service

Buffalo Ridge Trailhead

Designated trailhead with access to trails into Mount Zirkel Wilderness.  Parking at the trailhead is adequate provided parked vehicles are parked conservatively. Trail grade varies substantially...[more]


Directions from Walden: Head north on Hwy 125 for 9 miles to Cowdrey. Turn left at Coudrey onto County Road 6W traveling west for 19 miles passing Pearl. Turn left on County Road 6B. This road will turn into Forest Road 80. Drive approximately 2 1/2 miles to Forest Road 681. Turn right following Forest Road 80 approximately another 3 1/2 miles. Turn left on Forest Road 682. Follow Forest Road 682 for 2 miles to the Buffalo Ridge Trailhead.

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