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  • Phone: 970-328-3523
    Fax: 970-328-3539

    ECO Trails
    P.O. Box 1070
    3289 Cooley Mesa Road
    Gypsum, CO 81637

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ECO Trails

ECO Trails oversees a multi-use trail system through the Eagle River Valley. The ECO Trails partnership includes county government and the towns of Gypsum, Eagle, Avon, Vail, Red Cliff and Minturn. The regional trail system encompasses 63 miles from Vail Pass to Glenwood Canyon with a connection to Red Cliff.

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Department News

11/10/2015 - Gore Valley Trail closed
The Gore Valley Recreation Trail through Dowd Junction is closed for the winter.... Read More



The ECO Trails program develops, promotes and cooperatively maintains a scenic and safe trail system of urban, paved, multi-use, non-motorized trails. The program is funded by a designated sales tax collected in the Eagle River watershed of Eagle County.

ECO Trails Functions

  • Trail construction
  • Trail planning
  • Trail events and public relations
  • Trail management
  • Local, regional and national activism on bicycle and pedestrian issues
  • Backcountry trail projects in cooperation with federal lands agencies