Directions from Moffat, Colorado: Take Highway 17 to Moffat. Turn east on the Crestone road and follow it to Crestone. Turn east in front of the Post Office and follow the gravel road 1 1/2 miles. 2 WD vehicles can park here; 4 WD's can go another 3/4 mile up the road to the registration box. The trail is closed to motorized traffic.
South Crestone Lake Trail is a 6.6 mile heavily trafficked out and back trail located near Crestone, CO that features a lake and is rated as difficult. The trail is primarily used for hiking and is accessible from May until September.
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