The Colorado Trail

MODERATE 8 reviews
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The Colorado Trail is a 40.4 mile out and back trail located near Nathrop, CO that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number of activity options and is accessible from March until November.

40.4 miles 7822 feet Out & Back



nature trips

trail running




wild flowers

1 month ago

The view of this trail is amazing! The mountains and fall trees are so picture perfect !We are visiting here from Texas and the peace and tranquility is very nice.. Our 2 dogs loved it!

2 months ago

Did about three miles round trip from the chalk creek trailhead-- nice hike with beautiful views from the ridge.

3 months ago

A beautiful hike with awesome views of Chalk Canyon. Did about 4 miles round trip to top of ridge at 9320 ft. A lot of hummingbirds. View of Arkansas River Valley was a wide pano. A really great trail!!!

5 months ago

Doesn't get any better than this! Enjoy the solitude.

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1 year ago

Great trail that is well marked. Slight challenge in incline climbs for kids. Great sights and pretty flowers along the way.

4 years ago

If you want quiet and alone, this trail is for you!