Top Dog Friendly Trails in Colorado

If your dog likes to ruff it, bring Fido hiking in Colorado. Our dog friendly hiking section includes everything from easy one-hour walks to fantastic overnight trips in Colorado that won’t be soon forgotten. Seriously, go take a hike!

Beaver Brook Trail

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The Beaver Brook Trail is a strenuous hike on the south rim of Clear Creek Canyon. And even though the trail isn't far from Denver, it's difficult enough that Fido will think he's on a primitive backcountry hike.

The Colorado Trail

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The Colorado Trail is a pet-friendly trail stretching from Denver to Durango, Colorado. The Colorado Trail Foundation, located in Golden, Colorado can provide you with all the information you need to hit the trail with Fido. Dogs are permitted along most of the trail. Some areas require a leash, but others allow dogs to go off-leash as long as they are controlled by voice command.

Meadowlark Trail Loop

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Meadowlark Trail Loop is a 5.9-mile loop trail in Jefferson County Open Space. This trail is for hikers and will take you through a sandy meadow before heading down to Plymouth Creek where it crosses the creek. Enjoy a picnic lunch at the shelter near the trailhead.

Flatirons Vista and Doudy Draw Trail

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Flatirons Vista and Doudy Draw Trail is a 3.7 mile hike that will take about 3 hours to complete with Fido. This is a gorgeous hike for early spring when the mesa is in full bloom. A stunning evening hike during the summer when you can watch the sunset behind the mountains.

The Crags Trail

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The Crags Trail is a 4 mile hike in Pike National Forest that will take about 2.5 hours to complete with Fido. This trail, exclusively for hikers and horsemen, leads to the Crags and is a true mountain adventure. The ground is padded with evergreen needles and is easy on Fido's paws. There is a leash requirement on this trail.

Seven Falls

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Bring Fido to bask in the majesty of Seven Falls, a magnificent series of waterfalls located in a 1,400-foot-wall box canyon, and then explore everything else the new Seven Falls has to offer. From delectable new dining options—including the exquisite new 1859—gift shops, walking and hiking trails, the optional Broadmoor Soaring Adventure—a thrilling exploration above Seven Falls, following rope bridges, a via ferrata and culminating in a rappel—and so much more to come. Next to the Falls, a 224-step stairway leads to a system of trails that will take you onto Inspiration Point with a breath-taking view of Colorado Springs and the great plains beyond. Wildlife is everywhere, including hummingbirds, rainbow trout and the rare, waterfall nesting- American Dipper. Blasted 14 stories straight up through solid granite, an in-mountain elevator safely transports visitors to the “Eagles Nest” platform, where the most spectacular view of Seven Falls is experienced. Seven Falls is located just ten minutes from downtown Colorado Springs via Cheyenne Blvd.

McCullough Gulch Trail

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McCullough Gulch Trail is a 2.8 mile hike in White River National Forest that will take about 2 hours to complete with Fido. 1.6 miles into this hike you will come across the turquoise Upper Blue Reservoir and the nearby falls. You may choose to continue upward another 1.2 miles above the timberline. Should you decide to continue on this second part of the hike be sure to bring a topographic map and go on a cloudless day.

Dunraven Trail (North Fork of Big Thompson River Trail)

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This dog-friendly, 5.5 mile hike in Roosevelt National Forest will take about 6 hours to complete with Fido. The Dunraven trail is about 3 miles outside of the national park and has a stream that winds along it. Fido may opt to splash in the stream while you cross over it on the footbridges.

Frazer Meadow Trail

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Frazer Meadow Trail is a 4.5-mile hike in Golden Gate Canyon State Park that will take about 4 hours to complete with Fido. This park offers twelve trails of varying difficulty from easy to difficult. Enjoy the 14,000 acres of conifer forest, mountain peaks, and meadows. Stop by the visitors center for water, restrooms, park maps, and local fauna and flora exhibits.

Platte River Greenway Trail

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Platte River Greenway Trail is a 6.8 mile hike in Adams County that will take about 5 hours to complete with Fido. This trail will take you through what used to be the agricultural center of Denver. There are still some smaller working farms. The trail follows the river and there are sandbars along the way that connect to sandy beaches.

Mary Carter Greenway (Arapahoe Greenway)

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The Mary Carter Greenway (Arapahoe Greenway) is a multi-use trail that's a great place to walk Fido in Littleton! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Mary Carter Greenway (Arapahoe Greenway). Rails-to-Trails Conservancy has generously provided map data for this trail to Bring Fido for informational purposes only. For more detailed trail information, please visit <a href="http://www.traillink.com/viewtrail.aspx?AcctID=6032685">TrailLink.com</a>.

Switzerland Trail

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The Switzerland Trail is one of 1600 rail-trails supported by Rails-to-Trails Conservancy, a nonprofit organization that is working to create a nationwide network of trails from former rail lines and connecting corridors. Previously an unused railroad corridor, this "rail-trail" is now a great place to walk Fido in Boulder! The map below shows a trailhead where you can pick up the Switzerland Trail. Rails-to-Trails Conservancy has generously provided map data for this trail to Bring Fido for informational purposes only. For more detailed trail information, please visit <a href="http://www.traillink.com/viewtrail.aspx?AcctID=6015421">TrailLink.com</a>.

Garden of the Gods

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The Garden of the Gods Park is a Registered National Natural Landmark in Colorado Springs. Admission is free, and your leashed pup is welcome to join you as you hike along the beautiful trails through the red rock formations. Fido can also join you for a bite to eat on the terrace of the Cafe at the Garden.

Boulder Reservoir

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Leashed pets welcome during the off season at this lovely Boulder area park, which includes swimming areas, fishing, and wildlife viewing.

South Boulder Peak and Bear Mountain Trail

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South Boulder Peak and Bear Mountain Trail is a 5.6 mile hike that will take about 6 hours to complete with Fido. This challenging hike along a mostly shaded trail offers less packed trails in a town that is full of climbers and hikers.

Upper Gold Camp Road

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The Upper Gold Camp Road is one of 1600 rail-trails supported by Rails-to-Trails Conservancy, a nonprofit organization that is working to create a nationwide network of trails from former rail lines and connecting corridors. Previously an unused railroad corridor, this "rail-trail" is now a great place to walk Fido in Colorado Springs! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Upper Gold Camp Road. Rails-to-Trails Conservancy has generously provided map data for this trail to Bring Fido for informational purposes only. For more detailed trail information, please visit <a href="http://www.traillink.com/viewtrail.aspx?AcctID=6153584">TrailLink.com</a>.

Royal Arch Trail

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Royal Arch Trail is a 3.2 mile hike that will take about 4 hours to complete with Fido. You can't get any closer to the vertical face of the Flatirons unless you are a climber. Dogs must be leashed.

Red Rock Canyon Open Space

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Leashed pets are welcome ton most trails, and off-leash pets are welcome in the upper and lower dog loop areas, although it is unfenced.

Ute Valley Park

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A beautiful park for hiking, sightseeing, running, and mountain biking. 338.4 acres placed in the middle of residences. Even though you are in the middle of a neighborhood, there are many parts of the park where you feel like you are in the wilderness. It's beautiful and easy to get lost (in a good way) in this park.

Waterdog Lakes Trail

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Waterdog Lakes Trail is a 3.6 mile hike in San Isabel National Forest that will take about 4 hours to complete with Fido. This is a quick and easy hike for those who are regular hikers. The 2 mile trail runs alongside a stream and upward through an evergreen forest. You will reach the lakes at the timberline where Fido can take the opportunity for a splash in the water.

Templeton Trail at Palmer Park

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Palmer Park has a great off leash dog trail. Just take the Templeton Trail up and back for great views and other dogs to play with.

Colorado Mines Peak

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Colorado Mines Peak is a 3 mile hike in Arapaho National Forest that will take about 2 to 3 hours to complete with Fido. The hike to the peak is fairly short, but the views are spectacular and the trailhead is open year round at Berthoud Pass. Plus, since this is one of the easiest to climb of the 12,000 foot peaks in the Rockies, it's a 'must' for anyone visiting Denver with Fido.

Sand Creek Greenway Trail

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Sand Creek Greenway Trail is a 2 mile hike that will take about 1 hour to complete with Fido. This trail is, for the most part, in its natural state. Fido will love the babbling creek that is accessible by footpaths along the trail.

Maroon Lake, Crater Lake and Buckskin Pass Trail

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Maroon Lake, Crater Lake, and Buckskin Pass Trail is a 8.5 mile hike in White River National Forest that will take about 7 hours to complete with Fido. If you are heading out after 8:30 AM from mid-May through Mid-September you will need to take the shuttle bus from Aspen, since Maroon Lake Road closes to private cars. You will need to pay a fee but Fido can ride the bus for free. The Maroon Bells are a must see.

Booth Falls and Lake Trail

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Booth Falls and Lake Trail is a 8-mile hike in the White River National Forest that will take about 7 hours round-trip. When visiting Vail with Fido, the hike up this 60-foot waterfall is a must. It's not easy by any means, but the views are worth the 3000 foot uphill climb. If you not feeling THAT ambitious, you can cut the time (and elevation) in half by turning back once you reach the falls.

High Line Canal Trail (Waterton Canyon)

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The High Line Canal Trail (Waterton Canyon) is a 5-mile hike in Chatfield State Park that will take about 3 hours to complete with Fido. This casual hike allows for great views of Denver, solitude, and a glimpse into the past from sunrise to sunset. Fido must be kept on a leash, and you will also need to watch out for free-roaming cattle along the canal.

Windy Peak Trail

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Windy Peak Trail is a 4.5-mile hike in Golden Gate Canyon State Park that will take about 4 hours to complete with Fido. Although your dog must be kept on a leash, this beautiful hike will take you to 14,000 acres of meadows, forests, and peaks. Only 30 miles from Denver, these interconnected trails are a haven for hikers, bikers, and horseback riders. Some trails are specific to hikers only.

Fishhook Lake, Lost Lake and Lake Elmo Trail

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Fishhook Lake, Lost Lake, and Lake Elmo Trail is a six-mile hike in Routt National Forest that will take about four hours to complete with Fido. Three miles from the trailhead, you will find Lake Elmo, which is one of three lakes on the trail. The three-mile section of this hike that follows the very old trail runs in the valley on the west side of the Continental Divide.

Chihuahua Gulch and Lake Trail

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Even the biggest of big dogs will love this 6.1 mile hike in the White River National Forest that is named after the mighty Chihuahua. The trail is steep at times, but it also criss-crosses a stream several times which makes it easy for Fido to cool off along the way. There are also several small ponds along the way, which are a great spot to pause for a picnic with Fido.

Apex Trail

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The Apex Trail is a 4.7-mile hike in Jefferson County Open Space that will take about 4 hours to complete with Fido. However, the gravel trail is very steep and narrow, so it's only appropriate for dogs (and humans) that are experienced hikers.

Green Mountain Loop Trail

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Green Mountain Loop Trail is a 5.3 mile hike that will take about 5 hours to complete with Fido. This strenuous loop, known for its numerous butterflies, is just west of the Flatirons and can be accessed by several trails. It is a good idea to bring water along, and to hike this trail earlier in the day to avoid thunderstorms. Dogs must be leashed.

Crystal Lakes Trail

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Crystal Lakes Trail is an 8-mile hike in White River National Forest that will take about 8 hours to complete with Fido. If you go in June though September, wildflowers will be in full bloom as you cross the alpine meadow at 10,400 feet, making for a truly beautiful hike. Fido will also appreciate the creek that criss-crosses the trail along the way, providing lots of opportunities for him to cool off along the way. Directions: From I-70 take Exit 203, Frisco/Breckenridge, and travel south on HWY 9 through Frisco and to Breckenridge. Continue 2.3 miles south on HWY 9 past Breckenridge and turn right onto Spruce Creek Rd (County Rd 800). Take left turns at the forks for approximately 1.8 miles until you come to the Spruce Creek Trailhead. If you do not have 4WD you can park at the trailhead and walk up the road OR continue driving and at the first junction turn right onto Crystal Creek Road (FDR 803). This is a 4WD road that will take you to Lower Crystal Lake. Motorized travel is prohibited beyond Lower Crystal Lake.

Mesa Trail South End

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Mesa Trail South End is a 4.7 mile hike that will take about 4 hours to complete with Fido. With its many detours and loops, this is a great hike for those who have no destination. Explore the meadows, shrubbery, creeks and springs without worrying about getting lost.

New Santa Fe Regional Trail

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The New Santa Fe Regional Trail is one of 1600 rail-trails supported by Rails-to-Trails Conservancy, a nonprofit organization that is working to create a nationwide network of trails from former rail lines and connecting corridors. Previously an unused railroad corridor, this "rail-trail" is now a great place to walk Fido in Colorado Springs! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the New Santa Fe Regional Trail. Rails-to-Trails Conservancy has generously provided map data for this trail to Bring Fido for informational purposes only. For more detailed trail information, please visit <a href="http://www.traillink.com/viewtrail.aspx?AcctID=6031790">TrailLink.com</a>.

Bear Creek Trail

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The Bear Creek Trail is a 6.1 mile hike through three city parks that will take about 5 hours to complete with Fido. The trail ends in a Jefferson County Open Space park called Lair o' the Bear, hence the name.

Three Mile Creek Trail

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Three Mile Creek Trail is a 14 mile hike in Pike National Forest that will take about 8 to 9 hours to complete with Fido. This hike is a favorite among owners and dogs alike. Your dog will need to be leashed on this trail that leads through a dense deciduous and conifer forest. The trail also makes several crossings over a shallow stream.

Great Sand Dunes National Park

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Pets are permitted in the main national park day use areas and in the national preserve as long as they are kept on a leash less than 6 feet long. They are not permitted in the national park backcountry. Please keep the park clean by cleaning up after your pet. Unless you are in the moist, cool sand of Medano Creek, plan to hike with your pet in morning or evening in summer months to avoid hot sand.

Sand Creek Regional Greenway

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The Sand Creek Regional Greenway is a multi-use trail that's a great place to walk Fido in Denver! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Sand Creek Regional Greenway. Rails-to-Trails Conservancy has generously provided map data for this trail to Bring Fido for informational purposes only. For more detailed trail information, please visit <a href="http://www.traillink.com/viewtrail.aspx?AcctID=6032624">TrailLink.com</a>.

High Line Canal Trail

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The High Line Canal Trail at Blackmer Lake is a 4 mile hike that will take about 1 to 2 hours to complete with Fido. This track of land was almost the retirement home of former President Eisenhower, but instead became the home of the Kent Denver Day School. This trail also serves as a maintenance road for the local animal control and the Denver Water Board.

Plymouth Mountain Trail

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Plymouth Mountain Trail is a 6.4 mile hike that will take about 5 to 6 hours to complete with Fido. There are seven interconnected trails of varying lengths to choose from. Slopes that face east and south can be hot in the summer time.

Fraser River Trail

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The Fraser River Trail is a multi-use trail that's a great place to walk Fido in Granby! The map below shows a trailhead where you can pick up the Fraser River Trail. Rails-to-Trails Conservancy has generously provided map data for this trail to Bring Fido for informational purposes only. For more detailed trail information, please visit <a href="http://www.traillink.com/viewtrail.aspx?AcctID=6015357">TrailLink.com</a>.

Kroenke Lake Trail

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Kroenke Lake Trail is a 8 mile hike in San Isabel National Forest that will take about 7 hours to complete with Fido. This hike follows a stream and will take you through a dense mixed forest before ending at Kroenke Lake. Fido will love the water and soft trail. Leash laws do apply.

Scott Gomer Trail and Abyss Lake Trail

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The Scott Gomer Trail and Abyss Lake Trail is a 14.6 mile hike that will take about 12 hours to complete with Fido. As you hike northeast on the Scott Gomer trail, towards a tarn known as Abyss Lake, you will pass by bighorn sheep and mountain goats. Wilderness regulations will require you to keep Fido on a leash.

Midland Trail

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The Midland Trail is one of 1600 rail-trails supported by Rails-to-Trails Conservancy, a nonprofit organization that is working to create a nationwide network of trails from former rail lines and connecting corridors. Previously an unused railroad corridor, this "rail-trail" is now a great place to walk Fido in Colorado Springs! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Midland Trail. Rails-to-Trails Conservancy has generously provided map data for this trail to Bring Fido for informational purposes only. For more detailed trail information, please visit <a href="http://www.traillink.com/viewtrail.aspx?AcctID=6015347">TrailLink.com</a>.

Square Top Lakes Trail

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Square Top Lakes Trail is a 4.2 mile hike in Arapaho National Forest that will take about 3 hours to complete with Fido. This trail draws less of a crowd since it is just short of qualifying as a Fourteener. As you follow the trail down an unused road you will come by a boggy section with wildflowers before rising to thick willows at the first of two lakes located on the 2 mile mark.

Kenosha Pass West Trail

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Kenosha Pass West Trail is a 10 mile hike in Pike National Forest that will take about 6 to 7 hours to complete with Fido. This hike, that follows the Colorado Trail and the ridgeline sloping down from Kenosha Pass, will take you through forests and meadows. Fido will enjoy getting wet and taking a drink at several stream crossings.

White Ranch Open Space Park- Rawhide Trail

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White Ranch Open Space Park is a beautiful space with over 18 miles of varied trails. The park is accessible via Route 6/Route 93- Golden Gate Canyon Road, and is located about 15 miles from the center of Golden. Rawhide Trail is a beautiful loop with plenty of shade and beautiful views of Denver, Golden and the surrounding mountains. The trail is challenging but not too strenuous, rocky and steep at some points but fairly simple for both dogs and humans to navigate. Lots of flat and downhill terrain throughout the loop.

Wheeler Lakes Trail

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Wheeler Lakes Trail is a 6.8 mile hike in White River National Forest that will take about 5 hours to complete with Fido. This hike will take you on the Gore Range Trail and through the Eagles Nest Wilderness. Best from June to October. Dogs must be leashed at all times.

Ten Mile Canyon National Recreation Trail

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The Ten Mile Canyon National Recreation Trail is one of 1600 rail-trails supported by Rails-to-Trails Conservancy, a nonprofit organization that is working to create a nationwide network of trails from former rail lines and connecting corridors. Previously an unused railroad corridor, this "rail-trail" is now a great place to walk Fido in Frisco! The map below shows a trailhead where you can pick up the Ten Mile Canyon National Recreation Trail. Rails-to-Trails Conservancy has generously provided map data for this trail to Bring Fido for informational purposes only. For more detailed trail information, please visit <a href="http://www.traillink.com/viewtrail.aspx?AcctID=6015423">TrailLink.com</a>.

Pitkin Lake Trail

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Pitkin Lake Trail is a 8.8 mile hike in White River National Forest that will take about 7 hours to complete with Fido. This steep trail will take you to Pitkin Lake and affords views of the beautiful mountain range.

San Miguel River Trail

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Easy - Perfect for a stroll, this easy trail can be accessed from a variety of side streets in Telluride. The trail basically follows the San Miguel River for the length of town. Dog-friendly with many swimming holes, the "River Trail" is a year-round favorite of locals.

Stanley Mountain Trail

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Stanley Mountain Trail is a 6.5 mile hike in Arapaho National Forest that will take about 6 hours to complete with Fido. This trail follows the Continental Divide Trail across Berthoud Pass and is above the timberline. It is a good idea to make this an early hike and to bring supplies, especially water.

Spruce Creek Trail/Mohawk Lake Trail

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This trail offers a variety of scenery as it climbs through lodgepole, spruce and fir forests and eventually to Lower Mohawk Lake which is nestled against the mountain walls. Beyond this lake the trail continues a short distance to Upper Mohawk Lake where you can enjoy views of Mt. Helen and the rugged southern section of the Tenmile Range. Please stay on the established trail above treeline, the alpine tundra is very fragile. It is approximately a 7 mile round trip hike with 1700 ft elevation gain

Trail Through Time Paleontological Trail

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As a hiker you will be taken 140 million years back when the dinosaurs roamed the earth. This is a very historical site that is still being excavated today in search for plant and bone fossils. You can actually watch the excavation process in the summer months. Hikers will see pieces of bones, fossils, rock corrosion, mining claim and dig sites, all well marked by informational signs along the trail. Some dinosaur bones and fossils that have been found here include Camarasaurus, Diplodacus Brachiosaurus and an Apatosaurus. But hikers be warned, you are in the desert and it can be very, very hot in the summer. Wear lots of sunscreen and protective clothing, carry lots of water for both you and your dog (it may be a good idea to wet your dog down occasionally) and dog boots would be recommended so your dog doesn't burn it's feet (like our did). Or better yet, walk this trail in the cooler spring and fall months.

Grizzly Gulch Trail

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Grizzly Gulch Trail is a 4 mile hike in Arapaho National Forest that will take about 2 hours to complete with Fido. Both working and abandoned mines surround the trail. As you move along the trail you will see piles of tailings, old derricks, and machinery that go all the way up to the Continental Divide. The most famous mine here is the Josephine Mine at the beginning of the hike.

Yampa River Core Trail

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The Yampa River Core Trail is one of 1600 rail-trails supported by Rails-to-Trails Conservancy, a nonprofit organization that is working to create a nationwide network of trails from former rail lines and connecting corridors. Previously an unused railroad corridor, this "rail-trail" is now a great place to walk Fido in Steamboat Springs! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Yampa River Core Trail. Rails-to-Trails Conservancy has generously provided map data for this trail to Bring Fido for informational purposes only. For more detailed trail information, please visit <a href="http://www.traillink.com/viewtrail.aspx?AcctID=6129168">TrailLink.com</a>.

Watrous Gulch Trail

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Watrous Gulch Trail is a 4-mile hike in Arapaho National Forest that will take about 4 hours to complete with Fido. You and your dog will enjoy this uncrowded trail that takes you through a forest before emerging from the timberline at Watrous Creek. The trail continues on a moderate incline into fields of grass and wildflowers. Leash regulations do apply.

Mesa Lakes and Lost Lake Trail

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Mesa Lakes and Lost Lake Trail is a 2.2 mile hike in Grand Mesa National Forest that will take about 1.5 hours to complete with Fido. Fido will love this gentle hike that leads to five different lakes. Although you must keep Fido on a leash, as soon as you reach any of the lakes you may let him run free into the water. It is a good idea to bring along mosquito repellent on this hike.

Lost Man Trail Loop

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Lost Man Trail Loop is a 8.5 mile hike in White River National Forest that will take about 7 hours to complete with Fido. This trail offers several options to you and Fido based on how much time you have, your hiking abilities and stamina. The first option is a short hike to Linkins lake, the second continues on to Independence, or finally you may decide to go even further to the highest point on the trail to take in the magnificent views.

Poudre Trail (Fort Collins)

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The Poudre Trail (Fort Collins) is one of 1600 rail-trails supported by Rails-to-Trails Conservancy, a nonprofit organization that is working to create a nationwide network of trails from former rail lines and connecting corridors. Previously an unused railroad corridor, this "rail-trail" is now a great place to walk Fido in Fort Collins! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Poudre Trail (Fort Collins). Rails-to-Trails Conservancy has generously provided map data for this trail to Bring Fido for informational purposes only. For more detailed trail information, please visit <a href="http://www.traillink.com/viewtrail.aspx?AcctID=6015412">TrailLink.com</a>.

Blue River Bikeway

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The Blue River Bikeway is one of 1600 rail-trails supported by Rails-to-Trails Conservancy, a nonprofit organization that is working to create a nationwide network of trails from former rail lines and connecting corridors. Previously an unused railroad corridor, this "rail-trail" is now a great place to walk Fido in Breckenridge! The map below shows a trailhead where you can pick up the Blue River Bikeway. Rails-to-Trails Conservancy has generously provided map data for this trail to Bring Fido for informational purposes only. For more detailed trail information, please visit <a href="http://www.traillink.com/viewtrail.aspx?AcctID=6015341">TrailLink.com</a>.

Woodland Lake, Lost Lake and Skyscraper Reservoir Trail

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Woodland Lake, Lost Lake, and Skyscraper Reservoir Trail is a 9-mile hike in Roosevelt National Forest that will take about 8 hours to complete with Fido. Your dog will love this trail for the three lakes to romp in, the soft ground on his paws, and the opportunity to hike by your side on broad segments. You too will enjoy the scenery and vistas along the way.

High Line Canal Trail

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The High Line Canal Trail in Horseshoe Preserve is a 5.8 mile hike that will take about 3 hours to complete with Fido. This hike will actually lead you through the suburbs and passes through some expensive subdivisions. A new, larger parking lot was installed that caused Colorado Boulevard to intercept Orchard Road a block farther to the east. Be aware that this change still is not marked on most maps.

Rosalie Trail

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Rosalie Trail is a 12.4 mile hike in Pike National Forest that will take about 9-10 hours to complete with Fido. Most of the trail will lead you through lush, dense forest fed by creeks. There are sections of the trail that will take you above the timberline where afternoon storms can blow in. Fido will have to be leashed as most of the trail is in a wilderness area.

Silver Dollar and Murray Lakes Trail

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Silver Dollar and Murray Lakes Trail is a 4.4 mile hike in Arapaho National Forest that will take about 3 hours to complete with Fido. This hike will take you by over 100 species of wildflowers, a thinning forest, several lakes, and a small creek. You and Fido will both delight in the beauty of this hike.

Monarch Spur Trail

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The Monarch Spur Trail is one of 1600 rail-trails supported by Rails-to-Trails Conservancy, a nonprofit organization that is working to create a nationwide network of trails from former rail lines and connecting corridors. Previously an unused railroad corridor, this "rail-trail" is now a great place to walk Fido in Salida! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Monarch Spur Trail. Rails-to-Trails Conservancy has generously provided map data for this trail to Bring Fido for informational purposes only. For more detailed trail information, please visit <a href="http://www.traillink.com/viewtrail.aspx?AcctID=6015417">TrailLink.com</a>.

Ceran Saint Vrain Trail

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This 4-mile hike along a creek is most popular (and beautiful) in early June when the calypso orchid is in bloom on the forest floor. Round-trip, the hike will take Fido about 4 hours to finish; 5 hours if you continue on to the Miller Rock summit, which provides an awesome view from an equally impressive pile of boulders.

King Lake and Devils Thumb Loop Trail

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King Lake and Devils Thumb Loop Trail is a 14 mile hike in Roosevelt National Forest that will take about 13 hours to complete with Fido. This hike is for those people, and pups, who are in top-notch physical shape. It is best to get an early start off the trailhead at about 8am. Permits are required for overnight stays from Jun 1 through September 15, and leash laws apply all of the time.

Hardscrabble and Williams Lakes Trail

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Hardscrabble and Williams Lakes Trail is a 4 mile hike in White River National Forest that will take about 4 hours to complete with Fido. The hike is graced by beautiful scenery and a view of the north side of the Elk Range and of Capitol Peak. Fido will need to be leashed and can drink from the two lakes. Be sure to bring along mosquito repellent.

New Santa Fe Regional Trail

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The New Santa Fe Regional Trail is one of 1600 rail-trails supported by Rails-to-Trails Conservancy, a nonprofit organization that is working to create a nationwide network of trails from former rail lines and connecting corridors. Previously an unused railroad corridor, this "rail-trail" is now a great place to walk Fido in Monument! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the New Santa Fe Regional Trail. Rails-to-Trails Conservancy has generously provided map data for this trail to Bring Fido for informational purposes only. For more detailed trail information, please visit <a href="http://www.traillink.com/viewtrail.aspx?AcctID=6031790">TrailLink.com</a>.

Mineral Belt Trail

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The Mineral Belt Trail is one of 1600 rail-trails supported by Rails-to-Trails Conservancy, a nonprofit organization that is working to create a nationwide network of trails from former rail lines and connecting corridors. Previously an unused railroad corridor, this "rail-trail" is now a great place to walk Fido in Leadville! The map below shows a trailhead where you can pick up the Mineral Belt Trail. Rails-to-Trails Conservancy has generously provided map data for this trail to Bring Fido for informational purposes only. For more detailed trail information, please visit <a href="http://www.traillink.com/viewtrail.aspx?AcctID=6015546">TrailLink.com</a>.

Water Dog Reservoir to Twin Basin Reservoir Trail

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Water Dog Reservoir to Twin Basin Reservoir Trail is a 7.3 mile hike in Grand Mesa National Forest that will take about 5 hours to complete with Fido. This flat trail runs along an old farm road and is a dogs dream with seemingly endless water to frolic in. You will pass by several reservoirs, lakes, and beaver ponds to swim or fish in.

Mitchell and Blue Lakes Trail

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Mitchell and Blue Lakes Trail is a 5.4 mile hike in Roosevelt National Forest that will take about 4 to 5 hours to complete with Fido. This area offers a variety of trails with beautiful scenery and many lakes. You will also find camping facilities and picnic areas complete with drinking water and toilets. The area can be crowded on summer weekends. During the high season you will need to pay a nominal use fee.

Lake Isabelle and Pawnee Pass Trail

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Lake Isabelle and Pawnee Pass Trail is a 7 mile hike in Roosevelt National Forest that will take about 6 hours to complete with Fido. Lake Isabelle is prone to crowds because of its beauty complete with vistas, wildflowers, and streams. If you are able to get an early start, go during the week, or hike far enough you should be able to avoid the crowds. Fido must be kept on a leash, and during the busy season nominal use fees will apply.

Kenosha Pass East Trail

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Kenosha Pass East Trail is a 14 mile hike in Pike National Forest that will take about 8 to 9 hours to complete with Fido. This is a very popular trail, and the first 2 miles can be crowded, especially on weekends. After the first 2 miles the crowds tend to thin out. The trail is along a section of the Colordao Trail and can easily be made into a backpack trip.

Herman Lake Trail

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Herman Lake Trail is a 6.4-mile hike in Arapaho National Forest that will take about 5 hours to complete with Fido. The Forest Service requires the use of a leash due to the popularity of this trail. Dogs love it for the many rivulets and streamlet crossings. When you arrive at Herman Lake, feel free to take Fido off the leash for a splash in the frigid water.

Mount Belford and Mount Oxford Trail

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Mount Belford and Mount Oxford Trail is a 9.4 mile hike in San Isabel National Forest that will take about 9 to 10 hours to complete with Fido. You will want to be prepared for this hike since it is at a high altitude and will put you at the mercy of the weather. Make sure Fido has had plenty of water before embarking.

Boreas Pass

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The Boreas Pass is one of 1600 rail-trails supported by Rails-to-Trails Conservancy, a nonprofit organization that is working to create a nationwide network of trails from former rail lines and connecting corridors. Previously an unused railroad corridor, this "rail-trail" is now a great place to walk Fido in Breckenridge! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Boreas Pass. Rails-to-Trails Conservancy has generously provided map data for this trail to Bring Fido for informational purposes only. For more detailed trail information, please visit <a href="http://www.traillink.com/viewtrail.aspx?AcctID=6015342">TrailLink.com</a>.

Mount Sniktau Trail

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Mount Sniktau Trail is a 3 mile hike in Arapaho National Forest that will take about 2 to 3 hours to complete with Fido. Mount Snikatau is named after the journalist E. H. N. Patterson who worked in Clear Creek County and was better known for his friendship with Edgar Allan Poe.

Waldo Canyon Loop Trail

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Waldo Canyon Loop Trail is a 7.2 mile hike in Pike National Forest that will take about 6 hours to complete with Fido. Along the canyon you will see a pink-colored rock known as Pikes Peak granite that is about 1 billions years old. After about 1 mile you will reach the canyon and descend into its meadow where Fido can cool off in the creek.

Goose Creek Trail

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Goose Creek Trail is a 10 mile hike in Pike National Forest that will take about 8 hours to complete with Fido. The southeastern part of the Lost Creek Wilderness can be reached from this trail which ends at the abandoned remains of a shaft house that date back to the early 1900s.

Rock Island Regional Trail -- El Paso County

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The Rock Island Regional Trail -- El Paso County is one of 1600 rail-trails supported by Rails-to-Trails Conservancy, a nonprofit organization that is working to create a nationwide network of trails from former rail lines and connecting corridors. Previously an unused railroad corridor, this "rail-trail" is now a great place to walk Fido in Peyton! The map below shows a trailhead where you can pick up the Rock Island Regional Trail -- El Paso County. Rails-to-Trails Conservancy has generously provided map data for this trail to Bring Fido for informational purposes only. For more detailed trail information, please visit <a href="http://www.traillink.com/viewtrail.aspx?AcctID=6031844">TrailLink.com</a>.

Brookside McCurdy Trail

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The Brookside-McCurdy Trail is a 36-mile trail in Pike National Forest. This trailhead follows a creek into the Lost Creek Wilderness for 7 miles and will take about 6 hours round-trip. Much of the trail is in the forest, so there is plenty of shade along the way.

Butler Gulch Trail

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Butler Gulch Trail is a 4.5-mile hike in Arapaho National Forest that will take about 4 hours to complete with Fido. There is an unsightly (or interesting, depending on your point of view) molybdenum mine at the beginning of the hike, but it is an otherwise lovely hike with easy access to water, and an easy, shaded trail. To get there from I-70, take exit 232 to US 40,proceed northwest approx. 9 miles to small town of Berthoud Falls. Turn left at the sign for Jones Pass/Henderson Mine. Follow paved road 1.6 miles to a gate, turn right on Forest Road 144. The trailhead is a half mile ahead.

Blue Lake Trail

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The Blue Lake Trail is a 9-mile hike in Roosevelt National Forest that will take about 7 hours to complete with Fido. The trailhead is located just past Chambers Lake in a beautiful canyon, which (along with the Spruce trees) creates lots of shade along the entire trail.

Meadow Creek Trail

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Meadow Creek Trail is a 9 mile hike in White River National Forest that will take about 8 hours to complete with Fido. You may go one of two ways at this trailhead. If you choose the all-day, strenuous hike to Eccles Pass you will need a leash for Fido as it goes through the Wilderness area. The other option is to head towards Lily Pad Lakes, which is a short, pleasant hike with beautiful views.

Ben Tyler Trail

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Ben Tyler Trail is a 10-mile hike in Pike National Forest that will take about 10 hours to complete with Fido round-trip. The trail is very steep most of the way, but there's easy access to a creek most of the way, so Fido will have plenty of opportunities to cool off throughout the day.

West Fork of Clear Creek Trail

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West Fork of Clear Creek Trail is a 3 mile hike in Arapaho National Forest that will take about 4 to 5 hours to complete with Fido. This trail offers solitude, as it is a bit off the beaten path. Fido can roam off leash on this trail that is faint yet hard to get lost on.

Poudre River Trail

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The Poudre River Trail is a multi-use trail that's a great place to walk Fido in Greeley! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Poudre River Trail. Rails-to-Trails Conservancy has generously provided map data for this trail to Bring Fido for informational purposes only. For more detailed trail information, please visit <a href="http://www.traillink.com/viewtrail.aspx?AcctID=6032612">TrailLink.com</a>.

Crested Butte Nordic Center

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Enjoy skiing on Crested Butte's beautiful winter trails with your pup. Your dog is welcome on the Town Ranch, Riverbend Trail, Pooch's Paradise, and Mike's Mile. One dog is welcome for no charge with the purchase of a trail pass. If you're skiing Town Ranch, a $5 dog trail pass is required.

Gold Run Nordic Center

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Ski the dog-friendly slopes at Gold Run Nordic Center with your furry best friend! Peabody Placer, an intermediate trail, and the intermediate/difficult Preston Loop are both dog-friendly trails. Want to try your hand skijoring? Gold Run Nordic Center offers skijoring clinics where you and Fido can learn skijoring basics at an extra cost.

Animas River Trail

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The Animas River Trail is one of 1600 rail-trails supported by Rails-to-Trails Conservancy, a nonprofit organization that is working to create a nationwide network of trails from former rail lines and connecting corridors. Previously an unused railroad corridor, this "rail-trail" is now a great place to walk Fido in Durango! The map below shows a trailhead where you can pick up the Animas River Trail. Rails-to-Trails Conservancy has generously provided map data for this trail to Bring Fido for informational purposes only. For more detailed trail information, please visit <a href="http://www.traillink.com/viewtrail.aspx?AcctID=6015339">TrailLink.com</a>.

Uneva Pass Trail

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Uneva Pass Trail is a 9 mile hike in White River National Forest that will take about 9 to 10 hours to complete with Fido. This trail has parts that range from easy to difficult and features a bit of solitude and sharp ridges. While in the wilderness areas leash regulations will apply. Dogs must be leashed at all times.

Straight Creek Trail

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Straight Creek Trail is a 4 mile hike in White River National Forest that will take about 3 hours to complete with Fido. This trail offers soft ground and a creek for Fido to enjoy, and beautiful wildflowers for you. The trail leads up an old wagon road along the creek and is easy to follow.

Mount Wilcox and Otter Mountain Trail

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Mount Wilcox and Otter Mountain Trail is a 6.8 mile hike in Arapaho National Forest that will take about 8 hours to complete with Fido. This loop hike will take you above the timberline, on a Thirteener and a 12,000-foot peak. This hike should only be done early in the day and in good weather. You will definitely want to bring along a topographical map.

Uncompahgre RiverWay Trail (Montrose Section)

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The Uncompahgre RiverWay Trail (Montrose Section) is one of 1600 rail-trails supported by Rails-to-Trails Conservancy, a nonprofit organization that is working to create a nationwide network of trails from former rail lines and connecting corridors. Previously an unused railroad corridor, this "rail-trail" is now a great place to walk Fido in Montrose! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Uncompahgre RiverWay Trail (Montrose Section). Rails-to-Trails Conservancy has generously provided map data for this trail to Bring Fido for informational purposes only. For more detailed trail information, please visit <a href="http://www.traillink.com/viewtrail.aspx?AcctID=6015437">TrailLink.com</a>.

Vail Nature Center

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When visiting Vail, take some time out of your day to visit the Vail Nature Center. Leashed dogs are welcome to explore the grounds of the Nature Center with you. The Vail Nature Center offers a wide variety of programs and tours. Sometimes the naturalists there will even schedule a special dog hike!

American Basin Trail

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The American Basin Trail is a 4 mile hike in the San Juan Mountains that will take about 3 hours to complete round-trip. Since the trail is owned by the Bureau of Land Management, dogs are allowed off-leash both on the trail and surrounding wildflower meadows. However, Fido's favorite part will undoubtedly be taking a refreshing dip in Sloan Lake at the end of the trail, so don't forget to bring a towel!

Ridgway Off Leash Area

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Hot day? Bring your pet to cool off in the river in the designated area of this lovely hiking area. Be careful as the area is not fenced.

Handies Peak Trail

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Handies Peak Trail is a 7 mile hike that will take about 6 hours to complete with Fido. You will go above the tree line on this hike, so be sure to bundle up.

Mount Flora Trail

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Mount Flora Trail is a 5 mile hike in Arapaho National Forest that will take about 6 hours to complete with Fido. Before departing on this hike you will want to be sure to bring water, as there are not any streams or lakes. You will be above the timberline and at the mercy of the weather. Fido can run free but be sure to keep him from chasing ptarmigans and picas.

Castlewood Canyon State Park

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There are several hikes ranging from mild to moderate here, but the 5.6 mile trail to the canyon is the most popular. And though Castlewood Canyon isn't as grand as the Grand Canyon, it is certainly worth the 5 hour round-trip hike. The winding Cherry Creek flowing along the canyon floor also provides wonderful rest stops along the way. Leashed pets are welcome on most trails, except the new East Canyon Preservation Area trail.

New Santa Fe Regional Trail

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The New Santa Fe Regional Trail is one of 1600 rail-trails supported by Rails-to-Trails Conservancy, a nonprofit organization that is working to create a nationwide network of trails from former rail lines and connecting corridors. Previously an unused railroad corridor, this "rail-trail" is now a great place to walk Fido in U S A F Academy! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the New Santa Fe Regional Trail. Rails-to-Trails Conservancy has generously provided map data for this trail to Bring Fido for informational purposes only. For more detailed trail information, please visit <a href="http://www.traillink.com/viewtrail.aspx?AcctID=6031790">TrailLink.com</a>.

Browns and Timberline Lakes Trail

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The Browns Lake Trail is an 8 mile hike in Roosevelt National Forest that will take about 6 hours to complete with Fido. The high altitude, rocky tundra, and somewhat steep climb make this a moderately difficult hike, but the views along the way are well worth the climb. You'll find plenty of parking at the trailhead on the north side of the road.

Poudre River Trail

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The Poudre River Trail is a multi-use trail that's a great place to walk Fido in Windsor! The map below shows a trailhead where you can pick up the Poudre River Trail. Rails-to-Trails Conservancy has generously provided map data for this trail to Bring Fido for informational purposes only. For more detailed trail information, please visit <a href="http://www.traillink.com/viewtrail.aspx?AcctID=6032612">TrailLink.com</a>.

Mary Carter Greenway (Arapahoe Greenway)

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The Mary Carter Greenway (Arapahoe Greenway) is a multi-use trail that's a great place to walk Fido in Englewood! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Mary Carter Greenway (Arapahoe Greenway). Rails-to-Trails Conservancy has generously provided map data for this trail to Bring Fido for informational purposes only. For more detailed trail information, please visit <a href="http://www.traillink.com/viewtrail.aspx?AcctID=6032685">TrailLink.com</a>.

Midland Bike Trail

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The Midland Bike Trail is one of 1600 rail-trails supported by Rails-to-Trails Conservancy, a nonprofit organization that is working to create a nationwide network of trails from former rail lines and connecting corridors. Previously an unused railroad corridor, this "rail-trail" is now a great place to walk Fido in Buena Vista! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Midland Bike Trail. Rails-to-Trails Conservancy has generously provided map data for this trail to Bring Fido for informational purposes only. For more detailed trail information, please visit <a href="http://www.traillink.com/viewtrail.aspx?AcctID=6015545">TrailLink.com</a>.

Georgia Pass Trail

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Georgia Pass Trail is a 5 mile hike in Pike National Forest that will take about 4 hours to complete with Fido. Hiking in a southeasterly direction will take you across the tundra, over the Jefferson Trail, past trees bent by the winds, and finally into a spruce forest. The area is open to bikers so be sure to keep Fido on good voice control.

Green Beltway Trail

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Leashed walk. Close to get to, surrounded by trees and up against the creek.

Woods Mountain and Mount Machebeuf Trail

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Woods Mountain and Mount Machebeuf Trail is a 6 mile hike in Arapaho National Forest that will take about 7 hours to complete with Fido. You will have solitude on this steep trail that takes you up to a ridge with incredible views. On the way down enjoy the hike on smooth slopes and old avalanche chutes. Your dog will enjoy how easy the soft tundra is on his paws.

Poudre Trail (Fort Collins)

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The Poudre Trail (Fort Collins) is one of 1600 rail-trails supported by Rails-to-Trails Conservancy, a nonprofit organization that is working to create a nationwide network of trails from former rail lines and connecting corridors. Previously an unused railroad corridor, this "rail-trail" is now a great place to walk Fido in Laporte! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Poudre Trail (Fort Collins). Rails-to-Trails Conservancy has generously provided map data for this trail to Bring Fido for informational purposes only. For more detailed trail information, please visit <a href="http://www.traillink.com/viewtrail.aspx?AcctID=6015412">TrailLink.com</a>.

Ironton Park

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Nordic Trails that can also be hiked during the Summer. SUPER easy, beautiful scenery and great for dogs!

Square Top Mountain Trail

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Square Top Mountain Trail is a 6.2 mile hike in Arapaho National Forest that will take about 5 to 6 hours to complete with Fido. You will be above the timberline for the duration of the trail that takes you steadily up an old road and eventually across a grassy tundra. This is a nice hike that will be easy on Fido's paws.

Highline Lake State Park

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The Highline State Park with its picturesque views, miles of trails and abundance of wildlife makes a perfect destination for both people and pets. Dogs must be on a leash 6' or shorter and are not permitted on the swim beach. Water fountains and waste collection bags are located throughout the park. Please follow the posted rules and remember to clean up after Fido.

Pettingell Peak Trail

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Pettingell Peak Trail is a 8 mile hike in Arapaho National Forest that will take about 8 to 9 hours to complete with Fido. This is a technical climb along the northwest ridge of the Continental Divide. If you or your dog are getting tired, or it is after 10 AM when you get to Herman Lake, it may be a good idea to turn back. Weather can come in very quickly in the afternoon hours.

Mount Antero Trail

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Mount Antero Trail is a 9.2 mile hike in San Isabel National Forest that will take about 8 hours to complete with Fido. This taxing hike that brings you to a series of tight, short and steep switchbacks is on Mount Antero, the tenth highest Fourteener. There isn't a lot of water on the trail aside from a creek at the beginning, so you may want to bring some along.

Boreas Pass

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The Boreas Pass is one of 1600 rail-trails supported by Rails-to-Trails Conservancy, a nonprofit organization that is working to create a nationwide network of trails from former rail lines and connecting corridors. Previously an unused railroad corridor, this "rail-trail" is now a great place to walk Fido in Jefferson! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Boreas Pass. Rails-to-Trails Conservancy has generously provided map data for this trail to Bring Fido for informational purposes only. For more detailed trail information, please visit <a href="http://www.traillink.com/viewtrail.aspx?AcctID=6015342">TrailLink.com</a>.

Mason Trail

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The Mason Trail is one of 1600 rail-trails supported by Rails-to-Trails Conservancy, a nonprofit organization that is working to create a nationwide network of trails from former rail lines and connecting corridors. Previously an unused railroad corridor, this "rail-trail" is now a great place to walk Fido in Fort Collins! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the Mason Trail. Rails-to-Trails Conservancy has generously provided map data for this trail to Bring Fido for informational purposes only. For more detailed trail information, please visit <a href="http://www.traillink.com/viewtrail.aspx?AcctID=6181023">TrailLink.com</a>.

Waterdog Lake Trail

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Waterdog Lake Trail is a 8.6 mile hike that will take about 6 to 7 hours to complete with Fido. On this trail you and Fido will discover shaded forests with plenty of water. Since the trail is on Bureau of Land Management land there is no need to use a leash.

New Santa Fe Regional Trail

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The New Santa Fe Regional Trail is one of 1600 rail-trails supported by Rails-to-Trails Conservancy, a nonprofit organization that is working to create a nationwide network of trails from former rail lines and connecting corridors. Previously an unused railroad corridor, this "rail-trail" is now a great place to walk Fido in Palmer Lake! The map below shows a parking area with convenient access to the New Santa Fe Regional Trail. Rails-to-Trails Conservancy has generously provided map data for this trail to Bring Fido for informational purposes only. For more detailed trail information, please visit <a href="http://www.traillink.com/viewtrail.aspx?AcctID=6031790">TrailLink.com</a>.

Crag Crest National Recreation Trail Loop

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Crag Crest National Recreation Trail Loop is a 8.7 mile hike in Grand Mesa National Forest that will take about 8 hours to complete with Fido. The loop can be accessed from two trailheads, one across from Island Lake on the west, and the other adjacent to Eggleston Lake on the east.

Searle Pass Trail

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Searle Pass Trail is a 11.4 mile hike in White River National Forest that will take about 10 hours to complete with Fido. Your dog will delight in the tall grass along this trail that at some points takes you above the timberline. It can get a bit chilly, but still a good idea to bring some water along.

Spruce Mountain

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Gorgeous trails , easy access with good parking, choice of steep or flat trails , have heard of some tickets for no leash but many locals do hike off leash when away from the parking lot

Hartman Rocks Recreation Area

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An awesome find! Traveling through Gunnison with our two Weims and we needed a place for them to get some exercise. We learned about this BLM land from the people at the KOA where we were staying. Hartman Rocks Recreation Area is just about 1.5 miles down the road passed the KOA. Lots of trails for hiking! And on BLM land your dog can be off leash. "Keep them under control so they don't bother other users. " We didn't run into anyone on the trails when we were there. Bring your own water! Area right off the parking lot is big and fairly flat. But easy to walk/hike into more beautiful rock formations. Here are a couple of websites describing the area. http://www.blm.gov/co/st/en/fo/gfo/recreation_information/hike-info/hike-trails/hartman/hartmaninfo.html and http://www.gunnisoncrestedbutte.com/activities/spring/national-parks/hartman-rocks

Mount Evergreen Loop

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A relatively easy hike up to the summit of Evergreen Mountain. It is about 5 miles round trip, and dogs are allowed on leash. Be aware that there are a lot of mountain bikers.

Frisco Nordic Center

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You and Fido can enjoy a self-guided snowshoe adventure along the snowshoe trails or skiing on peaks 6 and 7. Just keep your pup on a leash during your winter fun. High Country Dogs also offers public skijoring lessons at Frisco Nordic Center on occasion.

Service Creek Trail

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Service Creek Trail is a 24 mile hike in Routt National Forest that will take about 10 hours to complete with Fido. This area of the mountain remains a little more isolated and primitive due to the fact that other ranges are more easily accessible off of the highways from Denver. You will see remnants of past logging operations as you wind through dense forests on this trail that follows Service Creek.

Sand Creek Regional Greenway

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The Sand Creek Regional Greenway is a multi-use trail that's a great place to walk Fido in Commerce City! The map below shows a trailhead where you can pick up the Sand Creek Regional Greenway. Rails-to-Trails Conservancy has generously provided map data for this trail to Bring Fido for informational purposes only. For more detailed trail information, please visit <a href="http://www.traillink.com/viewtrail.aspx?AcctID=6032624">TrailLink.com</a>.

Hovenweep National Monument

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Head to Hovenweep National Monument where you and Fido can discover structures and former home ancestral Puebloans. Pets are allowed in the campground and on the trails, but must be leashed at all times.