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North Vista Trailhead

 
North Vista Trailhead

Page Type: Trailhead

Location: Colorado, United States, North America

Lat/Lon: 38.58680°N / 107.7052°W

Object Title: North Vista Trailhead

County: Montrose County

Elevation: 7700 ft / 2347 m

 

Page By: csmcgranahan

Created/Edited: Mar 11, 2006 / Mar 11, 2006

Object ID: 180114

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Getting There

Take Highway 92 east from Delta, Colorado or west from Highway 50 between Gunnison, Colorado and Montrose, Colorado to near Crawford, Colorado. Just south of Crawford, turn south on North Rim Road and follow signs to the North Rim section of the Park. The North Rim Road to the park is closed in the snow months which can start in fall and extend well into spring in this area so check the status before heading out!

Destinations accessible from the North Vista Trail

 
Green Mountain from the deck...
 




Green Mountain - 8,563 feet - the views of black canyon from the summit are quite amazing.
 
View from Exclamation Point,...
 







Exclamation Point

Geology of Black Canyon of the Gunnison River

Geology of Black Canyon of the Gunnison River

Images

View from Exclamation Point,...Wild Flowers near the North...Green Mountain as seen from...A mule deer buck and doe in...The Black Canyon\'s steepness...Green Mountain from the deck...The painted wall as seen from...
Early morning photo of Green...The North Vista Trail leads...Close up of Gunnison River...This is a nice informational...Black Canyon of the Gunnison...