Mount Zirkel Wilderness Area, Steamboat Springs

#9 of 17 in Parks in Steamboat Springs
Nature / Park · Hidden Gem · Wildlife Area
Mount Zirkel Wilderness Area is located in Steamboat Springs. Work out when and for how long to visit Mount Zirkel Wilderness Area and other Steamboat Springs attractions using our handy Steamboat Springs trip planner.
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  • 50 minute drive from Steamboat; park and hike to Lake Gilpen. Expect 5-6 hours round trip but well worth the experience! There are many other trails connected and nearby.  more »
  • Not much wildlife, but couldn't believe all of the wildflowers on the 9+ mile hike up to Gilpin Lake and back. The distance was a stretch for our kids (8 & 11) but it was one of their favorite...  more »

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