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Eldorado Canyon State Park

9 Kneale Road, Eldorado Springs, CO 80025
+1 303-494-3943
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Continental Divide

Gorgeous state park with lots of trails and rock climbers. Took the Rattlesnake Gultch Loop to the... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Allison J
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Minneapolis
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Great view

There are various hikes here with different levels of difficulty. We took the Eldorado Canyon... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Andrew W
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9 Kneale Road, Eldorado Springs, CO 80025
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Gorgeous state park with lots of trails and rock climbers. Took the Rattlesnake Gultch Loop to the scenic overlook of the Continental Divide. Lots of signage compared to other hikes we did.

Thank Allison J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There are various hikes here with different levels of difficulty. We took the Eldorado Canyon trail, which starts with a a pretty steep climb with a number of switchbacks. You get some fantastic panoramas of the canyon at the peak, and then the trail goes...More

Thank Andrew W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I live by the Grand Canyon and I honestly think this park is 100 times prettier. It's so dry in Arizona and I loved all the water. It was hot when I went, I ended up just splashing some of the water on my face...More

Thank Heather N
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Went for a 8.2 miles hike with a bunch of friends. It's an excellent trail with a river flowing alongside and the views from above are beautiful and amazing. Must go place for people who love to hike or do mountain climbing.

Thank Sudhanshu_05
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

If you want a really neat place to hike near Boulder, this is it. Simply amazing rivers and bluffs. You can drive in and hike as far as you want. We are beginners. It took us 90 minutes to the top and 30 back down....More

1  Thank Lisa S
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

My husband and I are from the East Coast and are rarely hikers-- but we were able to hike the trails here. It is beautiful in every direction you look. My Advice is to get there early because parking fills up quickly. We got there...More

1  Thank Kate C
Reviewed 11 April 2017

I already reviewed this but Trip Advisor wants me to do it again. It is magnificent. Canyon walls not done justice by photographs. The river flows year round, and if you are tired of the Colorado front range brown, go inside these luscious rocks that...More

Thank Decorematters
Reviewed 8 April 2017

This is an excellently maintained, semi challenging trail, that is well worth the $8.00 parking fee. The entrance person suggested I park at the closest parking lot and walk the extra .5 mile to the trailhead so that I could see the canyon bottom and...More

2  Thank Finnegan101
Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

This park is great for hiking and picnicking. We arrived late so only had time to see the wheelchair accessible Whale Tail. The snow on the trees was gorgeous to look at.

Thank tishette
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

Came here on Black Friday instead of shopping. Decided to hike solo for once. I usually have two kids that I drag along with me. I love this state park. Watching the rock climber to seeing the continental divide. Such a great history here

Thank Renee R
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Netters66
17 June 2016|
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Response from JGluvsMexico | Reviewed this property |
I did see people walking their dogs on the trails across from where I hiked. So I'd say areas are good.
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