The Colorado Trail- Chalk Creek to US 50

MODERATE 15 reviews
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The Colorado Trail- Chalk Creek to US 50 is a 20.2 mile moderately trafficked point-to-point trail located near Nathrop, Colorado that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number of activity options and is best used from March until November.

DISTANCE
20.2 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
4087 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Point to Point

birding

hiking

nature trips

trail running

walking

forest

views

wild flowers

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15 days ago

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28 days ago

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1 month ago

This was a good trail. Easy to follow and beautiful view from the top.

10 months ago

The view of this trail is amazing! The mountains and fall trees are so picture perfect !We are visiting here from Texas and the peace and tranquility is very nice.. Our 2 dogs loved it!

11 months ago

Did about three miles round trip from the chalk creek trailhead-- nice hike with beautiful views from the ridge.

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Sunday, August 21, 2016

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Monday, August 08, 2016

A beautiful hike with awesome views of Chalk Canyon. Did about 4 miles round trip to top of ridge at 9320 ft. A lot of hummingbirds. View of Arkansas River Valley was a wide pano. A really great trail!!!

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Monday, July 04, 2016

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Friday, June 24, 2016

Doesn't get any better than this! Enjoy the solitude.

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Friday, June 24, 2016

Thursday, May 26, 2016

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Sunday, August 30, 2015

Saturday, August 08, 2015

Great trail that is well marked. Slight challenge in incline climbs for kids. Great sights and pretty flowers along the way.

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Monday, April 23, 2012

If you want quiet and alone, this trail is for you!