Shanahan Ridge Trail

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Shanahan Ridge Trail is a 3.8 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Boulder, Colorado that features a great forest setting and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walking, and trail running and is accessible year-round. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.

DISTANCE
3.8 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
738 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Loop

dogs on leash

kid friendly

hiking

trail running

walking

forest

views

Easy trail takes you up through the open space along Shanahan Ridge. A North and South Fork allows for loops of various length. The trail system intersects with South Mesa Trail and provides access to the Shadow Canyon and Fern Gulch trails to Bear and South Boulder Peaks.

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Great views. Great terrain. Moderately busy.

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Took 4 kids ages 6-10 and all had fun! Great hike.

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Good loop

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