A great 2.2-mile-in-distance hiking trail with a great 735-foot height variation can be encountered in close proximity. This is the Horsethief Ridge Trail; it's a pretty backcountry walk. There's no finer way to use two hours than to backcountry walk the pretty Horsethief Ridge Trail. There's a good 4.2-mile-from-beginning-to-end backcountry trail having a good 925-foot variation in elevation nearby; this pretty
backcountry trail is the Old Stage Route. Roughly three and a half hours of perfect backcountry trekking on the Old Stage Route is time well consumed.