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Mancos Cortez System

Montezuma County, Colorado

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This trail system through the southern San Juan Mountains provides miles of trails ranging from the scenic Aspen Loop ATV route, to the Morrison trail which provides both singletrack and ATV opportunities. Dispersed camping is available, as well as a developed campground.

Popular Trails in This Area

Transfer Recreation Area
Aspen Loop
Chicken Creek

Detailed Description

Old Push Pin is located in Downtown Mancos. (N37 20.848 W108 17.345)

Aspen Loop and Chicken Creek Trailheads are up County Road 42 north of Mancos.

How To Get There

From Mancos: Head north on CO-184 W/N Main St approx 0.3 miles to Co Rd 42. Turn east on Co Rd 42 and follow approx 5.3 miles where it will turn into Rd 561. Continue on Rd 561 approx 4.5 miles to Rd 565. Continue on Rd 565 approx 0.8 miles to trail access.

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Note that not all of the trails in an area will be open to all vehicle types. Follow the Motor Vehicle Use Maps (MVUM)s and signage for the area and ride only on trails open to and wider than your OHV.

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