Needlerock Trail

MODERATE 2 reviews

Needlerock Trail is a 0.8 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Crawford, Colorado that offers scenic views and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number of activity options and is best used from March until October.

DISTANCE
0.8 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
541 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Out & Back

birding

hiking

nature trips

rock climbing

walking

views

over grown

rocky

scramble

hiking
9 months ago

hiking
Tuesday, February 09, 2016

First of all, it's spelled NEEDLEROCK...not like it is above. This is a nice hike up, and very un-crowded. The higher you go on the base of Needlerock, the more beautiful the West Elk Mountains become. We saw white, furry mountain goats up on the rock itself!