Pitchpine Trailhead, CO

US Forest Service

Pitchpine Trailhead

Primitive trailhead with access to motorized Grizzly-Helena Trail as well as Mount Zirkel Wilderness.


From Walden. Drive west on Hwy 14 approximately 1/4 mile and take County Road 12W heading west. Drive approximately 5 miles and take Count Road 18 heading west for approximately 4 miles. Turn right on County Road 5 heading north. After driving approximately 1/2 mile take County Road 20 on the left heading west for approximately 6 1/2 miles to the Pitch Pine Trailhead. Use caution and know your location to avoid trespass on private mining claims above the trailhead.

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