Mendenhall

4/5 (11 reviews)
Mendenhall is a mountain forest trail that drops from the Medicine Bow Mountains down into the North Park Valley just north of Walden, CO. The trail offers off-roaders a variety of experiences including a rocky road, dense forest, and great views of the Zerkel Wilderness area to the west. This tra...Read More
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Highlights of Mendenhall

Camping Category IconCamping
Forest Category IconForest
Rock Category IconRock
Highest Elevation
10319 ft
Shape of Trail
Straight Through
Typically Open
06/15 - 11/30
Best Direction
N/A
Official Trail Name
881
Nearest Town
Walden
Nearest Services
Walden
Management Agency
Roosevelt National Forest / Colorado Department of Parks and Wildlife
District
Canyon Lakes District / Colorado State Forest Park

Overview

Mendenhall is a mountain forest trail that drops from the Medicine Bow Mountains down into the North Park Valley just north of Walden, CO. The trail offers off-roaders a variety of experiences including a rocky road, dense forest, and great views of the Zerkel Wilderness area to the west. This trail is a nice scenic drive for experienced off-roaders while it can be challenging for novice wheelers. This trail is also near the popular North Sand Hills Recreation area.

Trail Difficulty and Assessment

Trail Guide Overview
9 Waypoints
29 Trail Photos
2 Trail Concerns
11 Community Reviews
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