Placita Trail is a 2.5 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Carbondale, Colorado that features a great forest setting and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walking, nature trips, and birding and is accessible from March until October.
Directions from Carbondale: From Carbondale travel south on Hwy. 133 fro 20 miles until you see the Placita trail sign on the left side of the road near the bridge. Drive 1/4 mile up the road to the trailhead.
Great Cardio work out. Not much for a view because the trees are to thick. Bear country!