Black Canyon Trail

MODERATE 2 reviews
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Black Canyon Trail is a 15.8 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Estes Park, CO that features a lake and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking, camping, and horses and is accessible from April until September. Horses are also able to use this trail.

15.8 miles 3928 feet Out & Back

camping

hiking

horseback riding

lake

river

views

Directions from Villa Grove, Colorado: Take the Hayden Pass Road east to Forest Development Road # 790 to the top of Hayden Pass. Passable with 4WD only.

6 months ago

The directions to the trailhead posted by all trails are incorrect. Those are directions to the Black Canyon Trail in Gunnison National Park not RMNP

hiking
9 months ago

Awesome. The views of Longs Peak, Twin Sisters and many other peaks in Rocky Mountain Natl. Park are incredible. It's fairly flat and a great hike for those that don't want to climb too much.