Ute Trail For ATV Riding
The 75th most popular all terrain vehicle trail in Colorado.
Wednesday 20 July 2016 04:54 GMT
West of Yampa, the Ute Trail #1110 is a 6.3 mile route to Heart Lake open to ATV riding. The route is open to ATVs up to 44" wide.
To reach the ATV riding trailhead for the Ute Trail from Yampa, head west on CR7 for 6.4 miles. Continue on FS900 for 3.6 miles to the trailhead.
The route follows a steep, rocky ascent through aspen forest to Heart Lake. Near the top, the forest changes to spruce and fir.
Note: Colorado residents must register their off-highway vehicle with the Colorado State Parks (303) 866-3437. Out-of-state residents who bring OHVs into Colorado must purchase a Colorado Non-Resident OHV permit which is valid from the date of purchase through the following March 31. These permits can be purchased anywhere you get your hunting/fishing licenses in All off-highway vehicles must have an approved muffler and spark arrester. These requirements are subject to change so make sure to contact the Colorado State Parks prior to using your off-highway vehicle.
Note: As of September 2007, ATV riding is permitted on all numbered Forest Service roads.
Overall, Ute Trail is the 75th most popular ATV riding trail of all 90 ATV trails in Colorado. Several of the better atv trails are nearby Ute Trail including Hahns Peak Trail, Yamcola Reservoir Trail, Muddy Creek Slide Trail, West Fish Creek Trail and Ellis Trail.