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Old September 2nd, 2008, 15:28
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CO- Kendall Mountain

Driving north on 550 between Durango and Silverton there is a road visible that climbs up a mountain just before hitting town. We set out to find it and see where it goes. Here's a map:



The alpine shelf road we spotted from the highway:




We got stopped by this snow drift just shy of the top on August 14th:


A short walk rewarded us with this bird's eye view of Silverton accompanied by the sound of train whistles:


A modest wildflower display:


Driving at cloud level
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Old September 2nd, 2008, 15:31
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Re: CO- Kendall Mountain

This trail was on my list of places to check out over the July 4th weekend....I just never got around to it then

Thanks for the info
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