Best trails in Cascade

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Looking for a great trail near Cascade, Colorado? AllTrails has 6 great hiking trails, views trails, wildlife trails and more, with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers, and nature lovers like you. If you're looking for the best trails around Cheyenne Mountain State Park or Mueller State Park, we've got you covered. You'll also find some great local park options, like North Cheyenne Cañon Park or Bear Creek Cañon Park. Ready for some activity? There are 4 moderate trails in Cascade ranging from 2.1 to 17.4 miles and from 6,922 to 14,091 feet above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
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Map of trails in Cascade
Top trails (6)
#1 - Heizer Trail
Pike National Forest
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Length: 5.6 mi • Est. 3 h 55 m
Fairly steep switchbacks in a heavily wooded area. Near the top, some nice views down Hwy 24 and the Springs. Rock outcroppings also provide nice views of Pikes Peak Hwy. NOTE: There is no parking at Show more
#2 - Waldo Canyon Loop Trail
Pike National Forest
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Length: 6.5 mi • Est. 3 h 27 m
Waldo Canyon Loop Trail is a 7 mile loop trail located about 5 miles west of Manitou Springs, Colorado, with a trailhead and large paved parking lot. Waldo Canyon Loop trail is a scenic trail. The fiShow more
#3 - Bald Mountain Loop via Canyon Drive
Farish Memorial Recreation Area
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Length: 4.6 mi • Est. 2 h 50 m
Bald Mountain Loop via Canyon Drive is a 4.6 mile lightly trafficked loop trail located near Cascade, Colorado that offers the chance to see wildlife and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily uShow more
#4 - Pikes Peak Highway: Cascade to the Summit of Pikes Peak
Hurricane Canyon Natural Area
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Length: 17.4 mi
The toll is $12 per person, military discount makes it $10Show more
#5 - Railroad Bed above Manitou Springs
Hurricane Canyon Natural Area
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Length: 2.1 mi • Est. 1 h 9 m
Hike along a historic railroad bed through tunnels along a canyon After a brief scramble up some loose tallus to the trail this is a fairly level easy hike. This old railroad bed is falling into disShow more
#6 - North Fork French Creek Loop via Heizer Trail
Pike National Forest
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Length: 13.4 mi • Est. 8 h 3 m
North Fork French Creek Loop via Heizer Trail is a 13.4 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Cascade, Colorado that offers the chance to see wildlife and is rated as difficult. The trailShow more