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Bowen Gulch Trail

Basics
Location:
Rocky Mountain National Park
Setting:
Mountainous
Length:
16.2 mile roundtrip
Difficulty:
Intermediate
Time:
8 to 10 hours
Trailhead Elevation:
8940 feet
Elevation Change:
2500 feet

Description

Trail follows an old jeep road and is along a small stream.

Details

Location:
Rocky Mountain National Park
Setting:
Mountainous
Length:
16.2 mile roundtrip
Difficulty:
Intermediate
Time:
8 to 10 hours
Trailhead Elevation:
8940
Elevation Change:
2500
Additional Details:
Bowen Gulch Trail passes through Rocky Mountain National Park which has special regulations. Please check with the park office for more information, (970) 627-3471. Trail is in Never Summer Wilderness Area.

Map + Directions

Basic Directions

Access #1: After entering Rocky Mountain National Park's west entrance, follow Trail Ridge Road for 6.4 miles to the Bowen/Baker Trailhead parking area.

Access #2: From the Wolverine Trail. Follow signs for Bowen Gulch.


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