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Beautiful Hike

This was our first hike in Colorado and I think it will be hard to top. It took us about 4 hours... read more

Reviewed 17 July 2017
garrymccracken
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Akron, Ohio
A great place for a June wedding!

My stepdaughter and her long-time boyfriend had their wedding ceremony near the cabin ruins on June... read more

Reviewed 27 June 2017
Edward P
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Bristol, CT
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“mining ruins” (7 reviews)
“ghost town” (5 reviews)
“jeep road” (3 reviews)
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Leadville, CO
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Reviewed 17 July 2017

This was our first hike in Colorado and I think it will be hard to top. It took us about 4 hours but we stopped a lot for photos.

Thank garrymccracken
Reviewed 27 June 2017

My stepdaughter and her long-time boyfriend had their wedding ceremony near the cabin ruins on June 23, with some snow left in the area, it was just an absolutely beautiful setting. Forest road leading up was impassable due to deep snow in places. 20+ people...More

Thank Edward P
Reviewed 7 March 2017

We stopped to take a short snowshoe hike up this beautiful Valley on our way to Leadville. There are old mining era buildings still remaining above treeline. The trail is not steep and plenty wide enough for both skiers and snowshoers.

1  Thank Tjayhikes
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

My friends and I came up from Oklahoma for a concert and decided to stop at Mayflower Gulch. It was breathtaking! Especially the views from up high!

Thank Eblair82
Reviewed 8 September 2016

From the trailhead near Mile Marker 16 of SH 91, it's about an hour walk up to a fork in the road. One fork takes you toward Atlantic Peak and some interesting mining ruins from the early 20th Century. This is a place to not...More

Thank William B
Reviewed 11 August 2016

Loved this hike, not to strenuous and when it opened up there were old cabins. The old buildings lent to great pictures using the old buildings with the mountain as a back drop. My pictures turned out wonderful !!!!!

Thank Kittsmommy
Reviewed 27 July 2016

This is a beautiful trail that eventually leads to a beautiful meadow that has abandoned cabins which we assume are from the mining days. It is a fairly easy hike to the meadow and if you need more the trail leads to a more challenging...More

Thank Kris H
Reviewed 24 July 2016

Mayflower Gulch is a beautiful dayhike close to Leadville, CO. From forest to alpine meadow to rock bluffs and snow-capped peaks in June. Definitely worth the stop!

Thank B K
Reviewed 16 June 2016

The trek up Mayflower Gulch trail was the best part of our off season trip to the Colorado mountains. This was a 4 mile round trip walk through beautiful country on a pretty well-packed snow-covered trail, even at the end of May. On the advice...More

1  Thank damadre
Reviewed 26 April 2016

The White River National Forest is home to some of the most beautiful mountain vistas to be found anywhere in the United States. The Mountains of Summit County is the location for one of these magnificent places, Mayflower Gulch. Silver and gold were the attraction...More

4  Thank Richard R
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Aaron S
27 June 2017|
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Response from Tjayhikes | Reviewed this property |
By now it should be snow free; at least up to 10,000 feet.
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