Hike the Enchanted Mesa Trail

Colorado McClintock Trailhead

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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.

Photo Credit: Beau Rogers

Pack List

  • Hiking boots
  • Water
  • Sun protection
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Skill Level:



Year Round

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1.4 Miles

Elev. Gain:

440 Feet




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10 months ago

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

10 months ago

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