Local Day Hikes

Old Truck in Sinks Canyon on Fairfield Hill along Pete's Lake Trail. Photo Jeremy Rowan

Old Truck in Sinks Canyon on Fairfield Hill along Pete's Lake Trail. Photo Jeremy Rowan

Looking southwest from the Blue Ridge Fire Lookout, Fiddler's Lake stands out among the evergreen, mountains and sky. Photo Jeremy Rowan

Looking southwest from the Blue Ridge Fire Lookout, Fiddler's Lake stands out among the evergreen, mountains and sky. Photo Jeremy Rowan

Popo Agie Falls – 3 miles round trip. Drive up Sinks Canyon to Bruce’s Parking Area, the large parking area just before the start of the switchbacks, and park. Carefully cross the road and a bridge over the Middle Fork of the Popo Agie River to start this popular day hike.

Sinks Canyon Nature Trail – Park at the end of the Popo Agie campground in Sinks Canyon State Park. Cross the suspension bridge and explore a series of loops on the South side of the canyon. A great place to run.

Leg Lake Cirque – Park at Worthen Reservoir Trail head and take the Roaring Fork Lake Trail. Follow the middle drainage to Leg Lake.

Blue Ridge/Cony Mountain – 1.7 miles. Short hike to an old fire lookout or continue on 4WD road to wilderness border to access Cony Mountain or Upper Silas Lake. Follow FS 131 from Sinks Canyon up switchbacks to signed trail head for Blue Ridge, park on the left.

Christina Lake – 8 mile round trip. Follow directions for Blue Ridge hike but continue past Blue Ridge to trail head at Fiddlers Lake.

Stough Creek Basin -- Park at Worthen Meadows trailhead and take the Stough Creek Basin trail

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