Snowshoe Chihuahua Gulch
Approx round trip distance 7 miles
this is an old mining trail outside of Keystone that can offer great views of Gray and Torreys Peaks
Lets meet up at wooly mammoth parking lot (18540 US HWy 40
Golden, CO 80401) if you are not sure where this is please google the address for directions. We will meet in section BB and leave here at 8 am.
Directions to the trail head:
Getting to the trailhead: The Montezuma Road can be reached either from Silverthorne or by driving over Loveland Pass on U.S. 6.
If approaching via Silverthorne, take the Silverthorne exit from Interstate 70 (Exit 205) and drive east on U.S. 6 for 8.3 miles to Montezuma Road. This is 0.3 miles west of Gondola Road or 4.8 miles east of the Arapahoe Basin Ski Area.
Turn south onto Montezuma Road, go straight at the stop sign and follow the road as it curves to the left. Continue on to the trailhead parking area located on the left at a large bend in the road, 4.5 miles from U.S. 6.