Owen Basin Trail - Hiking
Owen Basin is a scenic hiking trail near Mancos, Colorado in the La Plata mountains.
It is approximately four miles to the end of the trail from the parking area. If you want to simply turn back you can, or you can connect with other hiking trails.
Destination Distance From Downtown
This is a trail with a moderate grade, nothing too technical.
Time To Complete
Spring, Summer, and Fall
Crossing the river should not be attempted during early spring runoff, but late spring can be very pleasant. This trail is best during the summer into early fall, before snowfall.