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Mayflower Gulch

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Trail

1.5 mile 2.4 kilometer point to point
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Easy

Elevation

Ascent: 531' 162 m
Descent: -1' 0 m
High: 11,499' 3,505 m
Low: 10,968' 3,343 m

Grade

Avg Slope: 7% (4°)
Max Slope: 12% (7°)
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A wide, easy approach to the base of most of the good skiing in Mayflower Gulch.

Tom Robson
Type: Backcountry or Sidecountry

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This summer road turns into an easy, wide approach to some great terrain. Not only is it easy, it's incredibly scenic to boot.

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Oct 31, 2019
Sam Teague
Jun 4, 2019
James Meadlock
Very slow snow; had to ski down the trail I hiked up. 3.9mi — 1h 52m
May 11, 2019
merrion13
7h 40m
Apr 19, 2019
Siri Brochman
Easy fun place to learn and beautiful! — 12h 00m
Mar 17, 2019
Gillian Scarborough
Mar 7, 2019
John Duke 1
Jan 4, 2019
Daylene York
Dec 9, 2018
Ross Dzurko
3mi

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  3.8 from 5 votes

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Another great view awaits looking back towards Jacque Peak.
Jan 20, 2017 near Brecken…, CO
The skin toward Atlantic Peak in Mayflower Gulch is gorgeous.
Jan 27, 2017 near Brecken…, CO
The view continues to be gorgeous near the end of the summer road.
Jan 20, 2017 near Brecken…, CO
The skin trail up Mayflower Gulch is moderately steep.
Jan 27, 2017 near Brecken…, CO

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