Horn Creek to Horn Lakes

MODERATE 4 reviews

Horn Creek to Horn Lakes is a 9.7 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Westcliffe, Colorado that features a lake and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number of activity options and is best used from June until October.

DISTANCE
9.7 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
2841 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Out & Back

birding

fishing

hiking

mountain biking

nature trips

walking

forest

lake

river

views

From Westcliffe, go south approximately 3 miles on Hwy. 69,turning right onto Schoolfield Rd. Follow this road for 0.9 mile and turn left on Colony Ln. After 2 miles, turn right onto Horn Rd. for about 4.5 miles to its end near Horn Creek Ranch. Bear right at the entrance to the ranch and continue about a hundred yards to the trailhead.

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Friday, July 22, 2016

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Tuesday, May 26, 2015

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Tuesday, September 03, 2013

Beautiful mountain, but gets steep and rocky near the summit. Not much foot traffic, great if you like to hike in secluded areas. Beware of the rain, it's almost daily in the summer.