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Good hike

It was a good hike up to the cemetery. A nice historical venture. Doc's grave had some interesting... read more

Reviewed 18 September 2016
Castle Rock, Colorado
Cemetary overlooking the city

Upward hike on trail, trying to deal with altitude headaches. Would recommend going earlier in the... read more

Reviewed 14 September 2016
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Burial place of gangster, gambler and dentist, Doc Holiday.
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  • Average14%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Reviewed 18 September 2016

It was a good hike up to the cemetery. A nice historical venture. Doc's grave had some interesting reading.

Thank heathere728
Reviewed 14 September 2016

Upward hike on trail, trying to deal with altitude headaches. Would recommend going earlier in the day as the sun was hotter than I expected and I got sunburn on back of my neck (not expected in September). Small breeze at the top helped. Definitely...More

Thank 242delian
Reviewed 9 August 2016

well we were told to hike up here but after a very short time the hiking trail just ends at the cemetery. the "highlight" there was kid curry, a bandit who is buried on the potter field. we were pretty much confused...

Thank sarahluni
Reviewed 9 August 2016

This is a dusty trail, with loose rocks. This is a neat cemetery, of course, with Doc Holliday being buried here. The trail up has no railing, so just be cautious if you have smaller kids, keep them on the inside of you. Mine were...More

Thank Bruiserfan
Reviewed 7 August 2016

Went up to see Doc Holliday's Grave ... a bit more then an easy walk but not a hike. Easy for a family

Thank Renee L
Reviewed 3 August 2016

it is a classic old pioneer cemetery a lot of history to be explored some touching sites with a wishing tree from a young cancer patient

Thank 90jant
Reviewed 14 July 2016

The walk up is steep, but there are places to stop and rest and enjoy the views. Once at the cemetery, I love walking around and seeing all the different headstones and family names. There are a couple of headstones of men who served in...More

1  Thank Cotwinma
Reviewed 12 July 2016

I'm a bit of a Old West history buff so I loved this place. Some of the reviews complain about the hike. They should be ashamed of themselves, it's less than. 5 miles. It is up hill but so worth it. Great Old boot Hill...More

1  Thank rogich24
Reviewed 29 June 2016

If you love history and beautiful stonework, you should visit Linwood Cemetery. It is located at the top of a mountain and is a very rocky and steep hike. Make sure you have on good shoes and bring plenty of water. There are 2 different...More

Thank arvaco35
Reviewed 13 June 2016

Just One time in this Lifetime, I'd fall over dead if someone offered up any REAL info on any topic! How far is the walk bonehead reviewers. Sorry, but in this day and time of people needing to carry a gallon of water when they...More

Thank James M
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