What's Near Mount Massive Trail?
To access the Mount Massive Trailhead from Leadville, travel 3 miles west on US Hwy. 24. Take Colorado 300 west 3/4 of a mile to Lake County 11. Follow signs to Elbert Creek Campground. The trailhead is just east of this campground. Hike north for 3 miles to the trail junction at 11,250 feet.
Rocky Mountain National Park Dayhiker's Guide by Jerome Malitz