Content by Wildernet
The Big South Trail begins at Highway 14, about 50 miles and leads to Peterson Lake and Long Draw Reservoir. Whether you are on horseback, backpacking or just out for a hike, good fishing can be reached by this trail. Peterson Lake, Long Draw Reservoir and even Mirror lake are accessible. Portions of this trail lead through the Comanche Peak Wilderness.

Directions: From Fort Collins, Travel northwest on Highway 14 about 58 miles. The trailhead is 1 mile west of Poudre Falls on the south side of the road. The trailhead is visible from the road.

Elevation: 8,440 feet

Ending Elevation: 9,320 feet

Elevation Gain: 880 feet

Distance: 12.0 miles

Usage: Heavy

Difficulty: Moderate

  • Be the first to Review
Your rating for Big South Trail
Tell others why (optional):
You have 850 characters left.

Arapaho and Roosevelt National Forests, Colorado

Visitor Information

The details, dates, and prices mentioned here were accurate at the time of publication.

Review by Wildernet Copyright © 2010 all rights reserved.