Hiking The 10th Mountain Huts - West
The 64th most popular hiking trail in Colorado.
Monday 18 July 2016 05:35 GMT
The Tenth Mountain Division Hut system is located in the mountains of Colorado between Aspen, Leadville, and Vail. Styled after the European tradition of hut-to-hut travel, 24 huts provide overnight shelter for seasoned backcountry hikers. Linked by over 300 miles of trails, the 10th Mountain Huts provide access to spectacular terrain within the White River, Arapaho, and San Isabel National Forests. The huts are situated between 9,700 and 11,700 feet in elevation and are designed for experienced backcountry travelers. Most of the huts are open for summer use from July 1 until September 30. Prices range from $17.50 to $35 per person per night. Reservations are required.
Overall, 10th Mountain Huts - West is the 64th most popular hiking trail of all 72 hikes in Colorado. Several of the better hiking trails are nearby 10th Mountain Huts - West including Independence Pass Trail, Maroon Bells Loop, East Maroon Creek Trail and Conundrum Creek Trail.