Purgatory Creek / Animas River Trails
This trail is located in Colorado's Weminuche Wilderness. Highlights: scenic canyons and access to the wilderness. This route provides an alternative to using the train to get to the Chicago Basin. It's a day hike to the Animas River and back or a two-to-three day backpack if you explore Animas Canyon.
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Directions to: Purgatory Creek / Animas River Trailsprint directions
Trail Statistics & Information
|Elevation Gain||900 ft|
|Skill Level||Moderate to strenuous|
|Trailhead Elevation||8,700 ft|
|Top Elevation||8,700 ft|
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