What's Near Mount Democrat Trail?
To access Mount Democrat Trail travel north from Fairplay to Alma. In downtown Alma turn left (west) on Park County Road 8. Travel approximately five miles following the signs to Kite Lake. A well defined trail heads north from Kite Lake up to a saddle in the ridge about a mile away.
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