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Pole Hill

Basics
Length:
5.84 miles
Difficulty:
Intermediate

Description

This is more a network of trails than a single trail, although Forest Service Roads 247 and 122 are the most well-loved of the off-road routes here. Expect lots of tree-winding and a rocky stretch or two, as well as water crossings. The view from the top of the hill is fantastic.

Details

Length:
5.84 miles
Difficulty:
Intermediate

Map + Directions

Basic Directions
    From Denver
  • Head north on I-25 until you reach Highway 66.
  • Take Highway 66 to Longmont - head through the north part into Lyons.
  • Continue on Highway 36, toward Estes Park.
  • You'll see Pole Hill Road before Estes Park - initially, this is a residential area, marked with a "Meadowdale Hills" sign.
  • Take this road uphill and turn left for the trailhead.
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