Niwot Ridge Trail

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Niwot Ridge Trail is a 7.7 mile heavily trafficked out and back trail located near Nederland, Colorado that features beautiful wild flowers and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walking, nature trips, and birding and is best used from June until September. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.

DISTANCE
7.7 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
1181 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Out & Back

dogs on leash

kid friendly

birding

hiking

nature trips

walking

forest

views

wild flowers

wildlife

Directions from Ward: Take Brainard Lake Road (CR #102) to the Long Lake Trailhead.

7 months ago

The trailhead is Niwot Ridge, not Long Lake--that will add 1 mile to your trip

hiking
Saturday, July 04, 2015

hiking
Thursday, July 31, 2014