Sunset Riverside Trail

MODERATE 6 reviews
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Sunset Riverside Trail is a 2 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Florissant, MO that features a river and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number of activity options and is accessible year-round. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.

2.0 miles 218 feet Out & Back

dogs on leash

wheelchair friendly

kid friendly




mountain biking

nature trips

road biking

trail running





wild flowers


1 year ago

i grew up with the old Sunset felt weird for me to walk down a golf cart path...i was pretty disappointed with the expirience.any how...if you aren't going for the view of the Sunset St. Stanilaus is much better...

1 year ago

Paved walking trail down to the river. Downhill the way to the river and up the whole way back. Go here all the time at sunset. Great place to go and relax when the river is low you can go out on the rocks in the middle of the river. Construction is over now so it's always open.

1 year ago

Hiking Review:
For what it is, this is a great trail. It's nicely paved, short, and clean. The best part is that it is very kid friendly and animal friendly. There's not anything special really, no cool creeks, or awesome trees to climb. Just a short paved hike with a single scenic view of the Missouri River at the bottom.

One fun fact: it's downhill the whole way out, and uphill the whole way back.

1 year ago

2 years ago

Great trail. It is paved and has some good hills. The view of the river is nice, however the trail is almost always closed off due to some construction. So be prepared to turn around.

4 years ago

Trail is apart of the Great Rivers Greenway system. The trail is paved and kid friendly. Trail was clean, well maintained. Out and back style, the trail is a challenge because of the elevation. Nice scenery, nice view of the Missouri River.