USGS 7.5' Map: Kings Canyon
Difficulty: Number: Miles: Altitude: Obstacles: Time:
Easy 1 FR 876 0.70 9,400 to 9,600 ft. NA 15 min.
County: Jackson
Adopted by:      
Managed by: Routt National Forest,
Parks Ranger District
100 N. Main (P.O. Box 158)
Walden, Colorado 80480
Summary: Hillside 4WD road is a short connecting road.
Attractions: NA
Natural - Closed by heavy snows
Best Time: June - Possible snow drifts
July - Best
August - Best
September - Best
October - Early snows possible
Trail Heads
Camping: There are no dispersed sites on Hillside. There are campsites on other roads in the area.
Base Camp: This would be a good are to base camp and explore the roads north of the Walden North Sand Hills.
Fall Colors: Poor - Mostly pine forest
Navigation: From Walden, CO. head north on CO-125 N/Main Street for 13.2 miles. Continue straight onto CO-127 N for 3.6 miles. Turn right onto County Rd 6E and go 276 feet. Continue straight onto County Rd 46 for 3.2 miles. Turn right on to Hillside, FR876.
Hillside is a short road between Pinkham Creek, FR204 and Government Creek, FR881. It is a wider constructed road that cuts across a hillside making a quick connection between FR204 and FR881. It has a gradual grade and was maintained in the past.
Data updated - December 20, 2016        4WD Road driven - September 5, 2016        Copyright 4X4Explore.com - 2000-2016