Upper East Fork


The Upper East Fork Trail begins 1 mile up the Matterhorn Trail. The Matterhorn Trail begins 9.8 miles up the East Fork Trail. For details on reaching the East Fork trailhead, see East Fork.


This little used .5 mile side trip off the Matterhorn Trail has a spectacular view of the 2,000' northern extremity of Wetterhorn Peak and the northwest face of Matterhorn.

  • Hits: 4957

Call 911

Ouray Mountain Rescue, under the direction of the Ouray County Sheriff's Office, is always on call for assistance. The Rescue Team is a volunteer organization of mountaineers, technical climbers, paramedical personnel and a K-9 team. All are experienced in rescue techniques. In order to offset training and equipment expenses, tax-deductible donations are gratefully appreciated. Thank you for your support.

P.O. BOX 220

Ouray Trail Group Ouray Colorado

PO Box 50 | Ouray, CO 81427 | https://ouraytrails.org | ouray.otg@gmail.com

We are a non-profit corporation of volunteers, founded in 1986, dedicated to the preservation and safe public use of Ouray County's trails, working in cooperation with the U.S. Forest Service, Ouray Ranger District. Copyright 2021 Ouray Trail Group.

Designed and maintained by OTG Volunteers! Hosted by PMC.