Forest Queen

5/5 (10 reviews)
Forest Queen is a short, tightly wooded trail that visits some historical mining sites. This 4WD trial is part of the Golden Horseshoe trail system which covers over 8000 acres between the Swan River and French Gulch. The area has a rich history and is dotted with countless mines, mills, and cabins...Read More
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Highlights of Forest Queen

Forest Category IconForest
Ghost Town Category IconGhost Town
Mine Category IconMine
Highest Elevation
11104 ft
Shape of Trail
Straight Through
Typically Open
06/01 - 10/31
Best Direction
N/A
Official Trail Name
GH79
Nearest Town
Breckenridge
Nearest Services
Breckenridge
Management Agency
White River National Forest
District
Dillon Ranger District

Overview

Forest Queen is a short, tightly wooded trail that visits some historical mining sites. This 4WD trial is part of the Golden Horseshoe trail system which covers over 8000 acres between the Swan River and French Gulch. The area has a rich history and is dotted with countless mines, mills, and cabins dating from the late 1870s through the 1950s. The Golden Horseshoe is crisscrossed with 4WD, ATV, single track, mountain bike and foot trails. Keep a sharp eye out for other folks using this network and, as always, be considerate. Stay the trail, and pack out what you packed in.

Trail Difficulty and Assessment

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5 Waypoints
17 Trail Photos
1 Trail Concerns
10 Community Reviews
1 Video
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