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The Best Hiking in Park County

Looking for the best hiking in Park County? We've got you covered with the top trails, trips, hiking, backpacking, camping and more around Park County. The detailed guides, photos, and reviews are all submitted by the Outbound community.

Top hiking spots in and near Park County

  • Lake George, Colorado

    Round Mountain Ride

    9.65 mi / 686 ft gain
    Round Mountain Ride is a loop trail that provides a good opportunity to view wildlife located near Florissant, Colorado.
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  • Lake George, Colorado

    Two Towers OHV Route

    27.08 mi / 3182 ft gain
    Two Towers OHV Route is a loop trail where you may see beautiful wildflowers located near Florissant, Colorado.
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  • Jefferson, Colorado

    Trek through Granite Pillars on Bison Peak

    12.4 mi / 4000 ft gain
    Bison peak sits 2 hours from Denver in the mountains of the Lost Creek Wilderness. To reach the 12,431 ft. summit you'll start in low density ponderosa forest at 8,750 ft on crushed granite trail. Early starts are recommended in the summer months as the trail's high albedo can make for an extreme...
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  • Lake George, Colorado

    Camp and Fish at Eleven Mile Canyon

    4.4
    Located below the dam of the Eleven Mile Reservoir, Eleven Mile Canyon is a scenic spot for camping, fishing, hiking and climbing. There are four different campgrounds to choose from (Cove, Riverside, Spillway and Springer), though only one campground remains open during the off season. Getting t...
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  • Lake George, Colorado

    Eleven Mile Loop

    3.63 mi / 344 ft gain
    Eleven Mile Loop is a loop trail that takes you by a lake located near Florissant, Colorado.
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  • Jefferson, Colorado

    Nate Stultz Trail

    4.02 mi / 1309 ft gain
    Nate Stultz Trail is an out-and-back trail where you may see beautiful wildflowers located near Jefferson, Colorado.
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  • Sedalia, Colorado

    Camp at Goose Creek

    8 mi / 1300 ft gain
    Goose Creek is a fantastic spot to hike or camp. There is a dirt road leading to the trailhead, and it winds through the mountains and offers a great view of the valley. The dirt road is relatively easy and well-maintained. The burn scar from the Hayman fire is still really evident, so there are ...
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  • Sedalia, Colorado

    Goose Creek Trail 612 to McCurdy Trail

    12.66 mi / 2408 ft gain
    Goose Creek Trail 612 to McCurdy Trail is an out-and-back trail where you may see beautiful wildflowers located near Lake George, Colorado.
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  • Jefferson, Colorado

    Lost Creek Wilderness Loop

    28.27 mi / 5128 ft gain
    Lost Creek Wilderness Loop is a loop trail where you may see local wildlife located near Grant, Colorado.
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  • Jefferson, Colorado

    Wigwam, McCurdy and Brookside McCurdy Trail

    20.81 mi / 3681 ft gain
    Wigwam, McCurdy and Brookside McCurdy Trail is a loop trail that takes you by a waterfall located near Jefferson, Colorado.
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  • Jefferson, Colorado

    Backpack Lost Creek

    4.0
    5 mi
    I included a trail map of where I camped. There are many sites all throughout this area. From the Lost Park Campground Parking lot follow the Lost Creek for 2.4 miles. At the 1 mile mark was the best place that we found to cross the creek (there are two logs that make a bridge across the creek). ...
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  • Lake George, Colorado

    Eleven Mile Canyon Overlook Trail

    0.85 mi / 440 ft gain
    Eleven Mile Canyon Overlook Trail is an out-and-back trail that takes you by a river located near Midland, Colorado.
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  • Pine, Colorado

    Wigwam Trail 609

    11.28 mi / 2382 ft gain
    Wigwam Trail 609 is a point-to-point trail that takes you by a river located near Bailey, Colorado.
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  • Hartsel, Colorado

    Ice Fishing Antero Reservoir

    The Antero Reservoir was the first dam built on the South Platte River. The reservoir is best known for its large rainbow trout and rainbow x cutthroat hybrid trout. It's also home to brown trout, snake river cutthroat trout, cutthroat trout, brook trout, and splake.The earth filled Antero Dam wa...
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  • Sedalia, Colorado

    Upper Cheesman Canyon Trail

    3.25 mi / 978 ft gain
    Upper Cheesman Canyon Trail is an out-and-back trail that takes you by a lake located near Sedalia, Colorado.
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  • Pine, Colorado

    Hike to Buffalo Creek Falls

    0.5 mi / 500 ft gain
    A quarter mile hike takes you to the base of the falls. From there, look for a trail on the right that will lead to an overlook on a bridge. You can continue exploring along South Buffalo Creek further upstream, as well, where there are more cascades and pools to enjoy. Afterwards, spend some tim...
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