Lookout Mountain Trail

MODERATE 111 reviews
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Lookout Mountain Trail is a 8 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Golden, Colorado that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking and mountain biking and is best used from April until October. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.

DISTANCE
8.0 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
1755 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Out & Back

dogs on leash

hiking

mountain biking

forest

views

wild flowers

wildlife

muddy

rocky

snow

Small parking lot off Lookout Mountain Road with portable restrooms.

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Great for a day hike. Good views! Trail hard to follow though, rather confusing.

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1 month ago

8-1-04; 10-5-03; There's a couple routes -- connects with beaver brook creek trail. Parts of trail are steady incline-- fabulous bench with view.

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It was a great first hike since we moved here, also brought my 5 yr old and she's finished it :)

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2 months ago

I've done less hiking than chillin and enjoying the view. Sunsets at the Peak by Colorow Mountain Park are well worth watching for an hour or two.

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