Mount Zion

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4.3/5 (8 reviews)
Leadville, Colorado (Lake County)
Last Updated: 12/05/2023
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Located only minutes from downtown Leadville, Mount Zion is a scenic, high-alpine trail providing incredible views of the nearby towering mountains. This off-road trail is a great half-day adventure providing viewpoints that cannot be seen by any other trail in the area. Several campsites and good cellular service make this a popular location for mountain boondocking.


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4.3/5 (8)
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Seasonal Closure
Visited: 11/30/2023

Trail is now official under seasonal closure.
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Impassable
Visited: 10/29/2023

Recent snow storms have blanketed the trail creating dangerous driving conditions and rendering the trail impassable.
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Rated 5/5
Visited: 09/03/2023
Difficulty Accuracy: Easier

The trail is fun with several spots to get great views along the way. It get a little rocket and loose in some areas through the trees but nothing to difficult.
Open
Visited: 08/13/2023
Difficulty Accuracy: Spot On

Fun easy, Rocky and great views.
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Open
Visited: 07/03/2023

Gates should be open for the season.

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