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Canyon View Nature Trail

Basics
Location:
South of Denver
Length:
2.4 mile roundtrip
Difficulty:
Easy
Time:
1.5 hours
Trailhead Elevation:
6400 feet

Description

Excellent views of the canyon

Located in the famous Black Forest of central Colorado, Castlewood Canyon provides trails for hiking. The ruins of the century old Castlewood Canyon Dam form the centerpiece of the park and hiking trails wind into the deepest regions of the canyon. While hiking on trails at Castlewood Canyon, guests can see scenic waterfalls and historic sites.

Permitted uses: Foot only

ADA accessible: Yes

Pets: Yes

Details

Location:
South of Denver
Length:
2.4 mile roundtrip
Difficulty:
Easy
Time:
1.5 hours
Trailhead Elevation:
6400
Camping Info
No Camping

Map + Directions

Basic Directions

Castlewood Canyon State Park

From Denver, Take I-25 South to Castle Rock. Take Exit 181 "Plum Creek Parkway". Go East on Plum Creek Parkway for 1.5 miles. At the four-way stop, turn right onto Lake Gulch Road. Follow Lake Gulch Road for 9.7 miles until it ends at Highway 83. Turn left on Highway 83 and travel North 3.7 miles to the park entrance on the left.


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