Nickelson Creek Trail

1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars6 Stars7 Stars8 Stars9 Stars10 Stars (6 votes, avg: 6.67 out of 10)
Loading...

Connects: Nickelson Creek Road (CR 9D), Capitol Creek Trail, Hunter Pass Trail, Haystack Mountain Trail

Easy Aspen Hard TrailsAspen Trail Finder Hiking TrailsAspen Trail Finder Running Trailshorse friendly trailDog_Paw_Icon_48

Nickelson Creek Trail

View of Mt. Sopris on the Nickelson Creek Trail

Old Snowmass, CO – Hard – Hike, Run, Horseback Ride, Dog Friendly – Dirt

Nickelson Creek Trail #1962 is a difficult trail you can hike, run, and horseback ride that is dog friendly. This is a dirt trail in the Maroon Bells-Snowmass Wilderness in Old Snowmass, CO.

To access the Nickelson Creek Ranch Trailhead from Aspen, travel downvalley on Highway 82 toward Old Snowmass. At the Conoco gas station and traffic light turn left onto Snowmass Creek Road. Follow the road to a T intersection. Turn right onto Capitol Creek Road (CR 9). Follow the road for 4.5 miles to the unmarked Nickelson Creek Road (CR 9D) and turn left. Follow the sign left toward Nickelson Creek Ranch. In 1.9 miles the trailhead is on the left with a sign for Hunter Pass Trail and Haystack Mountain Trail.

Distances:
Capitol Creek Trailhead to Nickelson Creek Trailhead – 2.45 Miles
Nickelson Creek Ranch Trailhead to Wilderness Boundary – 0.45 Miles
Nickelson Creek Ranch Trailhead to Hunter Pass – 1.7 Miles

Capitol Creek Trailhead



View Larger Map

Nickelson Creek Ranch Trailhead



View Larger Map

Comments

More Comments

avatar
Photo and Image Files
 
 
 
Audio and Video Files
 
 
 
Other File Types
 
 
 
wpDiscuz
Posted in Difficult, Dirt, Dog Friendly, Hard, Hiking, Horseback Riding, Maroon Bells-Snowmass Wilderness, Old Snowmass, Running, Snowmass Village, Trails Tagged with:

By using this site you agree to the terms of our User Agreement. Read our Disclaimer.

Trail Search

Find a trail. Use 1 or all 4 drop downs to customize your search for the right trail.

Dog Friendly:

  or  

Trail Ratings

Trail Ratings

Trail Conditions

Trail Conditions

Featured and Mentioned On

Park Search

Find a park. Use the drop downs to find the perfect park.

Dog Friendly:

  or  

#SaveHangingLake

Hanging Lake Log
Snapchat

Like Us

@aspentrailfindr

#aspentrailfinder

Questions? Email us at info@aspentrailfinder.com
By using this site you agree to the terms of our User Agreement. Read our Disclaimer.