Hike the Enchanted Mesa Trail

Colorado McClintock Trailhead

  • Activities:

    Photography, Hiking

  • Skill Level:

    Beginner

  • Season:

    Year Round

  • Trail Type:

    Loop

  • RT Distance:

    1.4 Miles

  • Elevation Gain:

    440 Feet

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.

Pack List

  • Hiking boots
  • Water
  • Sun protection
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Great views of the Flatirons and a relatively easy trail compared to others in the area.

over 1 year ago
over 1 year ago

Madison SankovitzExplorer

I am a photographer with a thirst for adventure and exploration of this Earth! I love to take advantage of opportunities to have fun in the beautiful places around me.

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