Best trails in Red Mountain Open Space

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Looking for a great trail in Red Mountain Open Space, Colorado? AllTrails has 10 great hiking trails, mountain biking trails, views trails and more, with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers, and nature lovers like you. Ready for some activity? There are 9 moderate trails in Red Mountain Open Space ranging from 1.4 to 17.9 km and from 1,913 to 2,227 meters above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
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#1 - Ruby Wash and Big Hole Wash Trail
Red Mountain Open Space
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Length: 12.7 km • Est. 3 h 43 m
Note: Red Mountain Open Space is closed December 1 through March 1.Show more
#2 - Bent Rock Trail
Red Mountain Open Space
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Length: 4.8 km • Est. 1 h 24 m
Deep crimson and tan rocks, rolling grasslands, and sandy washes await you at Red Mountain Open Space, an almost 15,000-acre open space in northeastern Colorado. From the trailhead, hikers, bikers, anShow more
#3 - Cheyenne Rim Trail
Red Mountain Open Space
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Length: 17.9 km • Est. 5 h 21 m
Cheyenne Rim Trail is rated as moderate to difficult and connects to Soapstone Prairie Natural Area. This trail includes trail sections in Big Hole Open Space & Soapstone. Red Mountain Open Space is cShow more
#4 - Ruby Wash and Big Hole Wash Short Loop Trail
Red Mountain Open Space
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Length: 5.8 km • Est. 1 h 41 m
Note: Red Mountain Open Spaces is closed from December to March due to wildlife and winter weather changes.Show more
#5 - Lookout Spur, Soapstone Prairie Natural Area via Red Mountain Open Space
Red Mountain Open Space
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Length: 12.4 km • Est. 3 h 45 m
Note: Red Mountain Open Spaces is closed from December to March due to wildlife and winter weather changes. The hike is relatively easy going, and well worth the time to find the Lookout Point. On thShow more
#6 - K-Lynn Cameron and Ruby Wash Loop Trail
Red Mountain Open Space
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Length: 8.4 km • Est. 2 h 29 m
Note: Red Mountain Open Spaces is closed from December to March due to wildlife and winter weather changes.Show more
#7 - K-Lynn Cameron, Big Hole Wash and Sinking Son Loop
Red Mountain Open Space
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Length: 9.2 km • Est. 2 h 45 m
Note: Red Mountain Open Spaces is closed from December to March due to wildlife and winter weather changes.Show more
#8 - Red Mountain via Rising Sun and Sinking Sun Trail
Red Mountain Open Space
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Length: 8.5 km • Est. 2 h 42 m
Note: Red Mountain Open Spaces is closed from December to March due to wildlife and winter weather changes. Enjoy the “summit” view of the neighboring Cheyenne Ridge, “The Big Hole”, and even the disShow more
#9 - Sinking Sun to Big Hole Wash to Stone Circle
Red Mountain Open Space
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Length: 8.5 km • Est. 2 h 31 m
Note: Red Mountain Open Spaces is closed from December to March due to wildlife and winter weather changes.Show more
#10 - Sinking Sun-Rising Sun Loop
Red Mountain Open Space
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Length: 1.4 km • Est. 27 m
Note: Red Mountain Open Spaces is closed from December to March due to wildlife and winter weather changes.Show more