Connects: Marble Quarry Road, Anthracite Pass Trail, Yule Pass (11,300 ft)
Marble, CO – Hard – 5 Miles – Hike, Run, Horseback Ride, Dog Friendly – Dirt
Yule Creek Trail #2083, also called Yule Pass Trail, is a difficult trail you can hike, run, and horseback ride that is dog friendly. This is a 5 mile dirt trail to Yule Pass (11,300 ft) in the Raggeds Wilderness near Marble, CO.
To get to the trailhead from Carbondale, travel south on Highway 133 for 25 miles to the Marble turnoff. Turn left onto County Road 3 and continue 7 miles to the town of Marble. Turn right onto 3rd Street at the intersection where the fire station is located. Cross the bridge over the Crystal River and head up Marble Quarry Road for 2.75 miles. The trailhead is on your right, about 0.25 miles before the marble quarry.
More information about Yule Creek Trail can be found at:
White River National Forest – Yule Creek Trail #2083 (Hiking)
Anyone know if I can leave a car overnight at the up Marble Quarry Rd? Hiking over from Crested Butte and want to shuttle a car beforehand.
Yes. I backpacked to Yule Lakes here and left my car at the trailhead overnight with no problem.