Best trails in Colorado Springs

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Looking for a great trail near Colorado Springs, Colorado? AllTrails has 222 great hiking trails, running trails, mountain biking 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. Just looking to take a quick stroll? We've got 107 easy trails in Colorado Springs ranging from 0.6 to 1147.3 miles and from 5,557 to 11,509 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 Colorado Springs
Top trails (222)
#1 - Seven Bridges Trail
North Cheyenne Cañon Park
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Length: 3.7 mi • Est. 2 h 11 m
Seven Bridges Trail is a 3.7 mile heavily trafficked out and back trail located near Colorado Springs, Colorado that features a waterfall and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hikiShow more
#2 - St. Mary's Falls Trail
North Cheyenne Cañon Park
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Length: 6.3 mi • Est. 3 h 29 m
St. Mary's Falls Trail is a 6.3 mile heavily trafficked out and back trail located near Colorado Springs, Colorado that features a waterfall and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hShow more
#3 - Palmer Trail (Section 16)
Bear Creek Cañon Park
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Length: 5.7 mi • Est. 3 h 10 m
Palmer Trail (Section 16) is a 5.7 mile heavily trafficked loop trail located near Colorado Springs, Colorado that features a river and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number of activity optiShow more
#4 - Mount Muscoco Trail
North Cheyenne Cañon Park
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Length: 3.7 mi • Est. 2 h 22 m
The Mount Muscoco trailhead is the same as Mount Cutler trailhead and the trails are the same for about a half mile until they split to go their separate ways. Wonderful views at the top. Although theShow more
#5 - Mount Cutler Trail
North Cheyenne Cañon Park
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Length: 1.7 mi • Est. 1 h
Here is a leisurely family hike you can do in a morning or afternoon. Mount Cutler - named after Henry Cutler, one of General Palmer's friends and a supporter of Colorado College - rises above CheyennShow more
#6 - Sand Canyon, Mesa, Greenlee, Red Rock Canyon Loop
Red Rock Canyon Open Space
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Length: 5.1 mi • Est. 2 h 39 m
Beautiful Canyon with Red Sandstone, grassy fields and ponds. Rock climbing is only allowed if you get a permit from the Garden of the Gods visitor center and with proper equipment. The Garden of theShow more
#7 - Garden of the Gods Loop Trail
Garden of the Gods
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Length: 3.7 mi • Est. 1 h 46 m
This loop trail takes you on a walk around the main section of the formations that constitute the Garden of the Gods as most people experience it. Three primary trails connect to form a 4 mile loop: TShow more
#8 - Rocks and Vistas Garden of the Gods Trail
Garden of the Gods
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Length: 4 mi • Est. 2 h 1 m
Concrete Path through a very scenic area.Show more
#9 - Blodgett Peak
Pike National Forest
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Length: 3.4 mi • Est. 2 h 49 m
Blodgett Peak Trail is a taste of true Colorado open space with great views. The trail is located within Blodgett Peak Open Space, which is part of the greater Pike National Forest. The trailhead is lShow more
#10 - Pulpit Rock Park Loop
Austin Bluffs Open Space
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Length: 4.2 mi • Est. 2 h 4 m
A hidden gem in the downtown Colorado Springs area. The park is a network of many small trails, with the highlight being the climb to the Pulpit Rock ridge line. The top provides beautiful views of Show more
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