Palmer Divide Ranch Trail is a 4.5 mile lightly trafficked point-to-point trail located near Larkspur, CO. The trail is good for all skill levels and primarily used for hiking, horses, mountain biking, and snowshoeing. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.
dogs on leash
Trail winds through grassland and up along wooded ridge; low elevation gain. Travel 4.5 miles on Palmer Divide Ranch Trail through upland meadows to Cherry Creek. Ascend to forested rocky ledges that lead back toward the trail head.
Fairly easy; little elevation gain; through grass meadow and up along small rocky ridge. Nice views of valley, but too many buildings. Very light traffic on a mild Sunday evening.