Roxborough State Park

Trails in Roxborough (CO)

Carpenter Peak

Carpenter Peak Permitted uses: Foot Miles paved: 0 Miles non-paved: 6.4 Total distance: 6.4 Usage: Medium Degree of difficulty: Moderate Elevation: 7,160 (at peak) ADA accessible: No Pets: No Comments: The trail to Carpenter Peak is a 6.4 mile round-trip hike of moderate-to-steep terrain. Its summit is the highest point in the park and provides a spectacular view in ...

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Cross-country Skiing at Roxborough State Park

Cross-country Skiing - 6/30/2009 Available with appropiate snow conditions on designated trails only. Call the Visitor Center at 303 973.3959 for current conditions. Directions From Wadsworth Take Wadsworth south past Chatfield State Park. Turn left on Waterton Road (just before the entrance to Lockheed Martin.) Continue on Waterton Road?crossing the South Platte ...

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Fountain Valley Overlook

Fountain Valley Overlook Permitted uses: Foot Miles paved: 0 Miles non-paved: .05 Total distance: .05 Usage: Medium Degree of difficulty: Easy Elevation: 6,280 ADA accessible: No Pets: No Comments: Starting at Visitor Center, this short hike gives the visitor a beautiful view of several red-rock formations in the distance, including the Dakota Hogback and the Lyons formation. This is ...

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Fountain Valley Trail

Fountain Valley Trail Trail Name: Fountain Valley Loop Trail Permitted uses: Foot Miles paved: 0 Miles non-paved: 2.3 Total distance: 2.3 Usage: High Degree of difficulty: Easy to Moderate Elevation: 6,100 ADA accessible: Minimal. Most wheelchairs can ride the Fountain Valley Trail with little or no difficulty during good weather conditions. Trail is not paved. Comments: The ...

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Lyons Overlook Trail

Lyons Overlook Trail Permitted uses: Foot Miles paved: 0 Miles non-paved: 1.3 Total distance: 1.3 Usage: Medium Degree of difficulty: Moderate Elevation: 6,240 ADA accessible: No Pets: No Comments: This moderate trail puts you right in the middle of the Fountain formation. Trails at Roxborough Roxborough State Park offers a variety of trails for all abilities, from the half-mile Fountain Overlook ...

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South Rim Trail

South Rim Trail Permitted uses: Foot Miles paved: 0 Miles non-paved: 3.0 Total distance: 3.0 Usage: Medium Degree of difficulty: Moderate Elevation: 6,100 ADA accessible: No Pets: No Comments: Starting at Visitor Center, enjoy scrub oak stands, grassy meadows, cottonwoods and other riparian habitats. Continue up the rocky outcrops of the Dakota Hogback giving you a northern view of ...

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Willow Creek Trail

Willow Creek Trail Permitted uses: Foot Miles paved: 0 Miles non-paved: 1.4 Total distance: 1.4 Usage: Medium Degree of difficulty: Moderate Elevation: 6,100 ADA accessible: No Pets: No Comments: The Willow Creek Trail, which is known for its abundance of wildflowers, is a gentle 1.4- mile loop. Hikers will see a lot of scrub oak, which attracts a variety ...

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