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Rio Blanco County Colorado Hiking Trails

Nichols Creek Trail #1830

White River National Forest

Available for Hiking, and Horseback Riding, Nichols Creek Trail rises steeply for 1.5 miles out of of South Fork Meadows before leveling off as the trail continues 0.25 miles to Park Creek junction. From this junction the trail gains elevation gradually as it travels through open parks bordered by stands of Englemann Spruce for another mile. The trail continues on until reaching Lost Solar Trail #1828 below Lost Solar Park.

To reach Nichols Creek Trail from Meeker Colorado, travel east along CO 13 for a mile and turn east onto CR 8. Continue along CR 8 for 18 miles and turn south onto CR 10 and continue for 2 miles, jog north for 0.25 mile, then east for 10 miles to the South Fork Campground and the trailhead. Follow South Fork Trail #1827 for 16 miles up the South Fork Canyon past Budges Resort to the Nichols Trail junction. The trail is accessible from the Colorado River via the Coffee Pot Road, FR 600 to Budges Resort. Nichols Creek Trail lies 2 miles from the road up the South Fork Trail.
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