Byers Peak

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Winter Park, Colorado (Grand County)
Last Updated: 11/17/2023
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Highlights

The Byers Peak Trail is one of many routes that ultimately end at the hiking trailhead for Byers Peak. Numerous interconnecting 4WD roads provide plenty to explore, including beautiful forest views, streams, and creeks. Byers Peak Trail is very close to Winter Park and is accessible for most vehicles. OHV travel is only among many recreational pursuits at Byers Peak.

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150500
Seasonal Closure
Visited: 11/17/2023

Official winter Seasonal Closure is now in effect
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Open
Visited: 07/03/2023

Open for the season
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Open
Visited: 11/09/2020

Stage 3 fire restrictions have been lifted as of 6am, 11/10/20. The forest is no longer fully closed. Areas within fire perimeters remain closed. See closure maps here: https://www.fs.usda.gov/detail/arp/news-events/?cid=FSEPRD844558 Expect winter conditions on trails. Some trails may be impassable due to snow.
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Temporary Closure
Visited: 10/14/2020

Trail is still closed due to fire activity.
Trail Review: Byers Peak - Ryan Boudreau
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Temporary Closure
Visited: 08/14/2020

This trail is closed until further notice due to the William's Fork Fire in Grandy County.
Trail Review: Byers Peak - JD Marshall

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