The Magdalene Mine
A side trip from upper Texas Creek to an old mine high above the timberline. The Magdalene Mine is one of the best-preserved ruins of a mine site in the Sawatch Range. For backpackers camped in upper Texas Creek, it makes an excellent destination for a day hike.
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Trail Statistics & Information
|Nearby City||Buena Vista|
|Elevation Gain||1,540 ft|
|Skill Level||Moderately strenuous|
|Season||Early July to mid-October|
|Trailhead Elevation||10,960 ft|
|Top Elevation||12,500 ft|
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