The Summit, Finally!
Tanglewood Trail #636
State: CO
Region: Mount Evans Wilderness
Distance: 11 miles (round-trip)
Min Elevation: 9,300 feet
Max Elevation: 13,536 feet
Acc. Elev. Gain: 4,530 feet
Map Legend:


Improvised Route

Tanglewood Trail

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Cresting the Saddle
Cresting the Saddle
Saddle Marker
Saddle Marker
The Other Side
The Other Side
Mount Evans from the Saddle
Mount Evans from the Saddle
Route to Mount Rosalie Summit
Route to Mount Rosalie Summit
Looking Back
Looking Back
Royal Mountain
Royal Mountain
Roosevelt Lake
Roosevelt Lake

The Pegmatite Points #1
The Pegmatite Points #1
The Pegmatite Points #2
The Pegmatite Points #2
Lunch Stop, 500 Feet To Go
Lunch Stop, 500 Feet To Go
The Summit, Finally!
The Summit, Finally!
Mount Evans
Mount Evans
Mount Bierstadt
Mount Bierstadt
Looking Southwest
Looking Southwest
Exhausted and Loopy
Exhausted and Loopy
The Rockpile
The Rockpile
Looking towards Kenosha Pass and Fairplay
Looking towards Kenosha Pass and Fairplay
Mount Evans and Bierstadt from Rosalie
Mount Evans and Bierstadt from Rosalie
Heading Down the Way I Came
Heading Down the Way I Came
Nearing Treeline
Nearing Treeline
Return to Tanglewood Trail
Return to Tanglewood Trail
Cool Sun-bleached Wood
Cool Sun-bleached Wood
Homebound
Homebound
Directions To Trailhead:

Along Highway 285 north of Bailey and Crow Hill, turn north onto Highway 43. Turn left at Deer Creek Road and follow to Deer Creek trailhead (a high-clearance vehicle is recommended for the last 1/2 mile).