Red Hill Council is an all-volunteer community nonprofit organization dedicated to preserving and maintaining the scenic Red Hill trails and Mushroom Rock for the public benefit. The Red Hill network of trails is located in Carbondale, Colorado and features a wide variety of terrain with spectacular views of Mt. Sopris.

  • 19 Miles of Trails

  • 3% Minimum Grade

  • 27% Maximum Grade

  • 7% Average Grade

  • 1,179 ft Ascent

Amazing Winged Suit Flyover of Mushroom Rock

Breaking News!

Multi-track trails coming to lower Red Hill! Roaring Fork Outdoor Volunteers has a trail build project on its calendar for July 24 and four or five different Tuesday nights when they will be asking volunteers to come out and actually build the trail.

Post Independent Picks Hanging Lake Alternatives

Take a break from the crowds and turn your attention to other Garfield County hikes. Much like Hanging Lake, these are nearby, easily accessible and provide views worth writing home about. Mushroom Rock is located just north of Carbondale in the Red Hill trail network. The trail is a steep climb up and over rocks and a bright red terrain but quickly offers gorgeous views of Carbondale, the Crystal River and Thompson Divide.

Current Weather Forecast

Clear
Monday
08/20 20%
Clear
Lots of sunshine. A stray shower or thunderstorm is possible. High 87F. Winds light and variable.
Chance of a Thunderstorm
Tuesday
08/21 60%
Chance of a Thunderstorm
Mostly cloudy early. Scattered thunderstorms developing later in the day. High 78F. Winds SW at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 60%.
Chance of Rain
Wednesday
08/22 40%
Chance of Rain
Showers in the morning, then partly cloudy in the afternoon. High 78F. Winds SW at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 40%.
Chance of a Thunderstorm
Thursday
08/23 30%
Chance of a Thunderstorm
Isolated thunderstorms in the morning, then partly cloudy late. High 78F. Winds WSW at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 30%.
Clear
Friday
08/24 0%
Clear
Mainly sunny. High 82F. Winds WSW at 5 to 10 mph.

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