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Easy Hike but Pretty

200 + steps start and finish from the parking area but the hike and canyon are gorgeous! Saw a... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Benjamin T
Absolutely worth the trek to the bottom of the canyon

This was our access point to the Morrow Point Boat Tour, which I could not more highly recommend... read more

Reviewed 5 August 2018
Cowslower
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Scenic hiking trail in Colorado's Curecanti National Recreation Area.
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

200 + steps start and finish from the parking area but the hike and canyon are gorgeous! Saw a number of anglers while hiking. Be prepared in fall/winter months as the sun may not reach the bottom of the canyon.

Thank Benjamin T
Reviewed 5 August 2018

This was our access point to the Morrow Point Boat Tour, which I could not more highly recommend. The National Park Service runs the tour, and gave a rousing account of how a narrow-grade railroad was built down at the bottom of the canyon (which...More

1  Thank Cowslower
Reviewed 7 June 2018

After going down a couple hundred steps this trail is level with the Pine Creek. We were the only ones on this trail. Follow along and take the Nat's Park boat trip. Boat trip starts early June. Out and back trail.

2  Thank MNP0000
Reviewed 2 April 2018

This is a very good place to fish down in the Gunnison canyon. There are more than 200 steps down from the parking lot and more importantly just as many coming back up. This came be a challenge for older persons or handicapped people. But...More

2  Thank billw85
Reviewed 14 September 2017

Take the boat ride up the river. Well worth the $24. Park ranger gave us a great time. Learned all about the history. Must be able to walk about a mile and on the way back climb 240 steps back to the parking lot

Thank Bob B
Reviewed 5 September 2017

Pine Creek Trail is a sweet little walk, but call in advance to sign up for the Morrow Point Boat Tour 970-641-2337 x205. It's a great introduction to the area and you will not be able to take enough pictures of the beautiful Black Canyon...More

Thank sbcalifamily4
Reviewed 27 June 2017

This is a great trail down to catch the Morrow Point Boat Tour (which is also great). It's easy going down but tough going back up. I have to say that it's well worth it. The river is beautiful and the canyon spectacular. Just be...More

Thank Sharon K
Reviewed 3 May 2017

I love this trail, The river offers excellent fishing, The State record Rainbow Trout was caught here and in the fall is maybe the best salmon snagging in the state, The trail is fairly short as far as hiking goes, Maybe a mile or so,...More

1  Thank Dean M
Reviewed 22 July 2016

The Morrow Point Boat Tour was beautiful and well worth the 232 steps (and 3/4 mile walk) to get there! Do make reservations well in advance.

Thank 2017bc
Reviewed 25 June 2016

The Pine Creek trail is the same trail you take to the Morrow Point Boat Rides. You have to make reservations for the boat trip as they will not take anyone who just shows up. If you just want to walk the trail down to...More

1  Thank EvBeE
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