Poison Park Rd #644

Total Miles
3.0

Elevation

2787.87 ft

Duration

Hours

Technical Rating

1

Easy

Best Time

spring, summer, fall, winter

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Trail Overview

Poison Park Road (#644) connects to the Williams Creek & Reservoir Road (#640), leading to the Poison Park Trailhead with a large parking area to accommodate horse trailers. The Weminuche Trail (#592) begins here which is used heavily by horseback riders as well as hikers. It will connect to the Shaw Creek Trail (#584) and Hossick Tail (#585). Be aware this trail is considered challenging with a 600-foot climb when returning to the trailhead. No camping is allowed at the trailhead, however, there are a few disturbed primitive campsites available along the road. Cattle are grazing in this area so look out for them on the road and visiting your campsite. No cellular service is available. Trailhead elevation is 9210 ft.

Difficulty

Easy

Technical Rating

1

Access Description

From Hwy 160 in Pagosa Springs take Piedra road (#631) north for 22 miles to Williams Creek road (#640) and turn right. Poison Park road will be 3.5 miles on your left.