|Greyrock Mountain Trail|
Greyrock Mountain Trail
|Length||3.1 miles (5.0 km)|
|Location||Roosevelt National Forest, Colorado, United States|
|Designation||National Recreation Trail|
|Elevation change||2,039 feet (621 m)|
|Highest point||Greyrock Mountain summit 7,613 feet (2,320 m)|
|Lowest point||Trailhead on Cache La Poudre river 5,574 feet (1,699 m)|
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