San Juan County: Vermilion Peak
Located in southwest Colorado in the San Juan Mountains, about 50 miles north of Durango, and 7 miles west of Silverton. A strenuous, off-trail, day hike on class-3 rotten talus and scree to a high basin and alpine peak with a small, airy summit. This eTrail will guide you to the highest point in this Colorado county. Inside you will find clear directions to the trailhead and to the summit. Also included is a detailed historical overview of the county and camping suggestions.
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Directions to: San Juan County: Vermilion Peakprint directions
Trail Statistics & Information
|Elevation Gain||4,034 ft|
|Season||July - September|
|Trailhead Elevation||9,860 ft|
|Top Elevation||13,894 ft|
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