Rainbow Trail is a 29 mile moderately trafficked point-to-point trail located near Poncha Springs, Colorado that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walking, birding, horses, and snowshoeing and is accessible year-round. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.

DISTANCE
29.0 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
6,190 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Point to Point

dogs on leash

kid friendly

birding

hiking

horseback riding

snowshoeing

walking

forest

views

wild flowers

wildlife

snow

A moderate trail for hiking, mountain biking or Horseback riding. While the Rainbow Trail continues on, this route takes you up an unnamed peak.

1 month ago

plus the extra 50 miles or so that goes South almost to the Huerfano county line.

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4 months ago

Hiked up to the aspen forest about 2.5 miles up the trail. Great views! Was a beautiful hike and only saw 2 groups of 3 on a Sunday morning. I lucked out on not seeing mountain bikers or crowds!

5 months ago

Breathtaking views, moderate inclines, clean trail, no traffic. We would recommend!

Thursday, November 17, 2016

first time here. Love it. Write more another time.

hiking
Sunday, August 02, 2015

Very nice trail easy enough for my 7 year old and great view

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Monday, June 12, 2017

Sunday, May 14, 2017

Saturday, April 15, 2017

recorded Rainbow Trail

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Monday, July 13, 2015

Sunday, December 14, 2014

snowshoeing
Sunday, March 03, 2013

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Saturday, September 22, 2012