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#27 of 41 state parks in Colorado

Best trails in Mancos State Park

51 Reviews
Explore the most popular trails in Mancos State Park with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers and nature lovers like you.
Description

This beautiful state park in southwestern Colorado provides a playground for year-round outdoor adventurers. Centered around Jackson Gulch Reservoir, visitors will find plentiful fishing, boating opportunities, and a great campsite amidst a beautiful backdrop.

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Map of trails in Mancos State Park
Park information
Park hours
Monday
All day
Tuesday
All day
Wednesday
All day
Thursday
All day
Friday
All day
Saturday
All day
Sunday
All day
Contact
970-533-7065
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Top trails (3)
#1 - Chicken Creek Trail
Mancos State Park
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Length: 13.8 mi • Est. 7 h 4 m
Chicken Creek Trail is a 13.8 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Mancos, Colorado that features a lake and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking, runningShow more
#2 - Black Bear Trail
Mancos State Park
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Length: 2.1 mi • Est. 1 h 4 m
Black Bear Trail is a 2.1 mile lightly trafficked loop trail located near Mancos, Colorado that features a lake and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking. Dogs are also able to Show more
#3 - Deer Trail
Mancos State Park
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Length: 2.9 mi • Est. 1 h 15 m
Deer Trail is a 2.9 mile lightly trafficked loop trail located near Mancos, Colorado that features a lake and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for walking and nature trips. DoShow more