Hogback Ridge Summit Trail

MODERATE 53 reviews

Hogback Ridge Summit Trail is a 4.1 mile heavily trafficked loop trail located near Colorado Springs, Colorado that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number of activity options and is accessible year-round. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.

DISTANCE
4.1 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
600 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Loop

dogs on leash

kid friendly

birding

hiking

mountain biking

nature trips

trail running

walking

forest

views

wild flowers

wildlife

The Foothills Trailhead is located about a half- mile north of Hwy. 36 and Broadway on the dirt North Foothills Hwy. frontage road.

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23 days ago

Didn't feel too traveled or too lonely- just right. Saw some very happy mountain bikers & I was super zen on this trail

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Simple and fun with some great views!

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11 months ago

There is nothing moderate about this trail IF you hike regularly. It is touristy so perhaps the moderate label is applied using non-hikers as a baseline.