Leaving Square Top Mountain Behind
South Park Trail #600
State: CO
Region: Pike National Forest
Distance: 7 miles (round-trip)
Min Elevation: 11,600 feet
Max Elevation: 13,700 feet
Acc. Elev. Gain: 2,700 feet
Map Legend:


Improvised Route

South Park Trail

Typical Route

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Trailhead
Trailhead
Leaving the "Interpretive" Trail
Leaving the "Interpretive" Trail
Red Carpet Treatment
Red Carpet Treatment
The Prudential Rock
The Prudential Rock
Stone Flapjacks
Stone Flapjacks
Not Square Top Lake
Not Square Top Lake
Lower Square Top Lake
Lower Square Top Lake
Lower Square Top Lake
Lower Square Top Lake
Upper Square Top Lake Junction
Upper Square Top Lake Junction
Looking Back
Looking Back
Upper Square Top Lake
Upper Square Top Lake
Upper Square Top Lake
Upper Square Top Lake
How long have I been hiking?
How long have I been hiking?
A Better View
A Better View
A Long Way To Go
A Long Way To Go
Improving Views
Improving Views
Looking Back
Looking Back
The Rescue Team?
The Rescue Team?
Taking in the View
Taking in the View
Summit in Sight
Summit in Sight
The Northeast View
The Northeast View
Cloud Versus Mountain
Cloud Versus Mountain
The Summit
The Summit
Heading Back
Heading Back
Square Top Lakes
Square Top Lakes

A Twist
A Twist
Leaving Square Top Mountain Behind
Leaving Square Top Mountain Behind

Are we there yet?
Are we there yet?
Forgetting something?
Forgetting something?
Directions To Trailhead:

Guanella Pass Road (CR-62) connects Highway 285 in Grant with I-70 in Georgetown. The South Park Trail begins at the top of the pass in the western/upper parking lot.