Alcove Nature Trail

EASY 6 reviews
#18 of 30 trails in

Alcove Nature Trail is a 0.9 mile heavily trafficked out and back trail located near Redlands, Colorado that features beautiful wild flowers and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walking, nature trips, and birding and is accessible year-round.

DISTANCE
0.9 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
45 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Out & Back

kid friendly

birding

hiking

nature trips

walking

forest

views

wild flowers

wildlife

no dogs

Hike from the Colorado National Monument Visitor Center

hiking
3 months ago

really easy hike if u like the natural place and u take wheel chairs to the hike AND THE VIEW IS REALLY PRETTY

walking
4 months ago

Easy walk to the view point. Didn't make it up to the alcove

4 months ago

A nice warm up for more strenuous trails in the Monument.

walking
Saturday, August 19, 2017

This trail is great for those with younger kids. The views aren't the most spectacular you can find, but the trail is well kept and it's great for a family outing.

hiking
9 months ago

hiking
Saturday, April 22, 2017