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Encampment Trailhead, CO

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Encampment Trailhead

Encampment trail is currently closed for logging operations.  Please call the Parks RD for the most current conditions.   Designated trailhead with access to trails into Mount Zirkel Wilderness...[more]


Directions from Walden: Head north on Highway 125 for 9 miles to Cowdrey. Turn left at Cowdrey onto County Road 6W for 19 miles past Pearl. Turn left on County Road 6B. This road will soon turn into Forest Road 80. Follow Forest Road 80 for approximately 16 1/2 miles to the Forest Road 82 where you will turn left. Drive approximately 1/2 mile to the intersection of Forest Road 82 and 82.1A. Take Forest Road 82.1A another 1/4 mile to the Encampment Trailhead. helps you discover and book trips to all of America's public places.
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