Mount Massive Wilderness, CO

US Forest Service

Mount Massive Wilderness

Mount Massive Wilderness was designated by congress in 1980 and it now has a total of 30,540 acres. All of this wilderness is located in Colorado and is managed by the Fish and Wildlife Service and the...[more]




Key access points:

Southern access:

Northern access: 

  • Timberline Lake Trailhead - accesses Colorado Trail #1776 south of Holy Cross and North of Mt. Massive Wildernesses. Directions: From Leadville, Colorado head west to Lake County Road 9 and follow to the Timberline Lake Trailhead.

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