The Eagle Ridge Trail is a 4.3 mile out and back hike featuring a beautiful waterfall and amazing views. The hike takes place in a gorgeous forest setting and is great for families and all skill levels. Dogs and horses are allowed on trail.

The Eagle Ridge Trail is open year-round. This trail does have a significant elevation gain at the end, so make sure all party members are comfortable with hiking uphill. The trail is part of a larger Genoa Trail system. The Eagle Ridge Trail is shared by hikers, runners, horse back riders, and mountain bikers. 

Photos: Danny Miller and Patrick Nouhailler

Pack List

  • Water
  • Sturdy walking shoes or reliable running shoes
  • Camera
  • Sun protection 
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RT Distance 4.3 Miles
Elevation Gain 1758 Feet
Activities Mountain Biking, Running, Snowshoeing, Hiking
Skill Level Beginner
Season Year Round
Trail Type Out-and-Back
Dog Friendly
Easy Parking
Family Friendly


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