||San Juan Mountains
|| 3 (0=Paved, 6=Very Difficult 4WD)
Access to the Jones group of 13’ers (Centennials & Bicentennials) from Silverton
||From the north end of Silverton, go 4.2 miles east-northeast on Colorado 110 to Howardsville, continue north east up the Animas River valley and reach Eureka town site at mile 8.0. Cross to the Animas River’s west side (bridge), continue up the steep shelf road and reach the Grouse-Burns Gulch trailhead at mile 11.1 just before the road crosses back to the river’s east side. Park in flat area on road’s west (eft side) side.
Description courtesy of Colorado’s Thirteeners by Gerry and Jennifer Roach