Gothic, CO – Medium – 8 Miles – Hike, Run, Mountain Bike, Horseback Ride, Dog Friendly – Dirt
Trailriders Trail #401, also called 401 Trail, is an intermediate/moderate trail you can hike, run, mountain bike, and horseback ride that is dog friendly. This is an 8 mile dirt trail near Gothic, CO.
To get to the trailhead from Mt. Crested Butte, follow Gothic Road (FSR #317) 4.2 miles from the end of the pavement to a parking area just past Gothic. Follow the road right onto Gothic Bypass Road (FSR #317.3A) 0.5 miles up to another parking area. The trailhead is on the left.
Trailhead to Rustler Gulch Trail – 4 Miles
Trailhead to Schofield Trail – 6.7 Miles
Trailhead to Schofield Pass (10,720 ft) – 8 Miles
More information about Trailriders Trail can be found at:
Gunnison National Forest – Trail Riders Trail #401