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Conundrum Creek Trail #1981

Intermediate/Difficult
 4.8 (8)

Follow the beautiful Conundrum Creek up to Triangle Pass.


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11.2

Miles

18.1

KM

83%

Runnable

12,881' 3,926 m

High

8,774' 2,674 m

Low

4,198' 1,279 m

Up

365' 111 m

Down

8%

Avg Grade (4°)

27%

Max Grade (15°)

Dogs Unknown

Features Fall Colors · River/Creek · Views · Wildlife

Description

Start at the Conundrum Creek parking area and head south along the Conundrum Creek through aspen and conifer woods. The trail stays gently uphill for the first 7.0 miles or so until you get above the treeline where you gain 3,000 ft in about 2.0 miles up to Triangle Pass.

Once over the pass you cut back and head northwest down along the ridge line until you come to a faint split - going left down the ridge toward the trees will take you down to Copper Lake and right up the steep slope over the ridge takes you along the Copper Pass Spur #1983.1 which connects to the East Maroon Creek Trail #1983.

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Shared By:

Evan Tabor

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  4.8 from 8 votes

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#843

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Photos

A lake along the Conundrum Out-And-Back Trail in Autumn.
Sep 29, 2022 near Aspen, CO
Fall leaves in the Conundrum Valley.
Sep 29, 2022 near Aspen, CO
A moose looking at me as I run by on the Conundrum Out-And-Back Trail.
Sep 29, 2022 near Aspen, CO

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