Balanced Rock via Cow Creek Trail

MODERATE 1 reviews
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Balanced Rock via Cow Creek Trail is a 7.5 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Glen Haven, Colorado that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking, trail running, and horses and is best used from March until October. Horses are also able to use this trail.

DISTANCE
7.5 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
1417 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Out & Back

kid friendly

hiking

trail running

horseback riding

forest

views

wild flowers

wildlife

no dogs

A generally less crowded approach to the unique feature of Balanced Rock. One can also take in Gem Lake from this approach as well.