Animas Mountain Trails

Animas Mountain Trails

There are several trail accessible in this trail system. The main trail is the Upper Animas Mountain Loop. This is a 5 mile loop round trip with an elevation gain of 1428 ft

Other trails in this system include:

Swerve Trail- .6 miles

Merv Trail- .2 miles

Birket Trail- .5 miles

Directions to Birket Trail- From Durango, head north on Main Street to 25th street. Head west on 25th which turns into Junction Street. In .6 mile, turn right onto Birket. Park on the street and enter the trail which leads into the Animas Mountain or Dalla Mountain Park systems.

Sick Bird Trail- 1.7 miles

Animas Mountain Lower Loop- 1.9 miles

The upper loop of Animas Mountain is closed for seasonal wildlife closures from December 1 to April 15.