107 - DUTCH TOWN
EMERGENCIES: In case of emergency, call 911. Area map shows the location of the nearest phone.
Site Location: Site is just below timberline in an area of large mature spruce by creek. Site is about 0.5 miles above Grand Ditch at end of maintained trail. Site is named after German (Dutchmen) prospectors who built cabins in Hitchens Gulch around 1900. A wood sign indicates the path to the site; the path may be marked by red arrowheads on trees. Camp safely away from standing dead trees, as near as is safely possible to the silver metal arrowhead.
Number of Sites: 1
Elevation: 10,760 feet
Distance: 6 miles from Colorado River TH via Red Mountain Trail
Approximate Travel Time: 5 to 6 hours
Elevation Change: 1,760 feet gain
Water Source: Water is available from creek. Boil or adequately treat all water.
To Reach the Trailhead (TH): Colorado River TH: From Kawuneeche Visitor Center follow Hwy 34 north approximately 10.2 miles to the TH which is on the left side of Hwy 34.
Last updated: August 15, 2023