Hike the Soda Canyon Overlook Trail

Hike the Soda Canyon Overlook Trail

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Distance

1.3 Miles

Elevation Gain

95 Feet

Activities

Chillin, Photography, Hiking

Skill

Beginner

Season

Year Round

Type

Out-and-Back

Bathrooms
Easy Parking
Family Friendly
Groups
River
Scenic
Wildflowers
Wildlife

The Soda Canyon Overlook Trail is a relatively popular hike perfect for viewing Soda Canyon and Balcony House. This hike is perfect for families and people of all skill levels. Soda Canyon Overlook Trail is a 1.3 mile loop in Mesa Verde National Park.

The trailhead is clearly marked, and is about 1/4 miles past the Balcony House parking lot. The trail is best used from April to October, and features a river. 

Photos: Jacqueline Poggi and Ron Cogswell 

Community Photos

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

Nearby Lodging

From $129/night

Far View Lodge

Mesa Verde National Park, Colorado

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Distance

1.3 Miles

Elevation Gain

95 Feet

Activities

Chillin, Photography, Hiking

Skill

Beginner

Season

Year Round

Type

Out-and-Back

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