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Best trails in Midland

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Looking for a great trail near Midland, Colorado? AllTrails has 8 great hiking trails, views trails, walking 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 Eleven Mile 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 5 easy trails in Midland ranging from 0.8 to 7.5 miles and from 8,395 to 9,724 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 Midland
Top trails (8)
#1 - Pancake Rocks and Horsethief Falls Trail
Pike National Forest
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Length: 6.7 mi • Est. 3 h 56 m
Hiking on the back side of Pikes Peak This is a popular place in the summer - easily 20 cars in the parking area around the trailhead. The trail is covered most of the time, and the pine, spruce and Show more
#2 - Eleven Mile Canyon Overlook Trail
Pike National Forest
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Length: 0.8 mi • Est. 35 m
Eleven Mile Canyon is open year round, but may close due to extreme weather conditions. Camping is only allowed on adjoining campground and not allowed within the canyon area. Please note the followShow more
#3 - Shooting Star Trail
Florissant Fossil Beds National Monument
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Length: 6.7 mi • Est. 3 h 14 m
Shooting Star Trail is a 6.7 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Midland, Colorado that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number of acShow more
#4 - Overlook Ridge Trail
Mueller State Park
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Length: 1.5 mi • Est. 48 m
Overlook Ridge Trail is a 1.5 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Midland, Colorado that offers the chance to see wildlife. The trail is good for all skill levels and primarily useShow more
#5 - School Pond Trail
Mueller State Park
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Length: 1.6 mi • Est. 52 m
School Pond Trail is a 1.6 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Midland, Colorado that offers scenic views and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walkiShow more
#6 - Elk Meadow Loop
Midland, Colorado
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Length: 2.2 mi • Est. 1 h 10 m
Elk Meadow Loop is a 2.2 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Midland, Colorado that features beautiful wild flowers and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for hikShow more
#7 - Florissant Loop Trail
Florissant Fossil Beds National Monument
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Length: 7.5 mi • Est. 3 h 41 m
Florissant Loop Trail is a 7.5 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Midland, Colorado that features a river and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walkShow more
#8 - Badger Mountain Trail
Pike National Forest
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Length: 2.1 mi • Est. 2 h 2 m
Badger Mountain Trail is a 2.1 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Midland, Colorado that offers scenic views and is rated as difficult. The trail is primarily used for hiking and Show more