Hike the Enchanted Mesa Trail

McClintock Trailhead

Distance

1.4 Miles

Elevation Gain

440 Feet

Activities

Photography, Hiking

Skill

Beginner

Season

Year Round

Type

Loop

Forest
Scenic

Less than an hour from Boulder, this short loop hike offers views of the Flatirons and Chautauqua Park.

Start out on McClintock Trail for 0.7 miles (this particular stretch can get muddy), before switching over to Enchanted Mesa Trail. To add a scenic 0.4 miles to your hike, take the Quarry Loop by turning right at the stone cabin, then following the steps up to the quarry, where you can overlook the park.

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Always practice Leave No Trace ethics on your adventures and follow local regulations.

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The Woods

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Copper Springs

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Great views of the Flatirons and a relatively easy trail compared to others in the area.

Distance

1.4 Miles

Elevation Gain

440 Feet

Activities

Photography, Hiking

Skill

Beginner

Season

Year Round

Type

Loop

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