- Eldorado Canyon State Park, south of Boulder
- 1.8 mile roundtrip
- 1 hour
- Trailhead Elevation:
- 5800 feet
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Great view of the plains, overlooks Bastille.
Permitted uses: Foot only
ADA accessible: Yes
Map + Directions
Eldorado Canyon State Park
From Boulder - Take Colorado 93 south from Boulder, turn right on Colorado 170 and continue to the park entrance west of Eldorado Springs, about eight miles southwest of Boulder.
From Denver - Take I-25 North to State Highway 36, West towards Boulder. Exit at "Louisville-Superior" and turn South (left) at the light. Take the first right (West) onto State Highway 170 fro 7.4 miles to Eldorado Canyon. Continue one mile through the canyon to the visitors center.