Frenchman Creek

MODERATE 2 reviews
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Frenchman Creek is a 15.2 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Buena Vista, Colorado that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walking, nature trips, and birding and is best used from June until September.

DISTANCE
15.2 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
4488 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Out & Back

birding

hiking

nature trips

walking

views

wild flowers

wildlife

hiking
3 months ago

Not a hiking trail. Jeeping? Sure, but not hiking. We went up, emphasis on *up*, for 2.5 miles. Stupid steep. It was just a rutted, steep road. Kinda pretty back in there but nothing we'd recommend for hikers. Even on the descent, we questioned how we got up this hill.

Wednesday, August 08, 2012