2 (0=Paved, 6=Very Difficult 4WD)
Rough 2WD dirt to the TH.
NOTE: In summer months you need to reserve a parking spot for this trailhead or use the no-longer-free shuttle service from Breckenridge. ParkQuandary.com
From Breckenridge, drive 8 miles south on Colorado 9. Turn right (west) on the Blue Lakes 850 Road. Drive a few hundred yards and turn right on the McCullough Gulch 851 Road. Drive 2.1 miles to the end of the road near a gate. Before 2 miles, there is a road junction, stay left on the main road. Park on the side of the road.
Closed in winter - 2 miles below the end of the road.