Jack Gulch

Jack Gulch trail map (PDF)

Trail Location

Travel 11 miles northwest of Fort Collins on U.S.Highway 287 and Colorado Highway 14. Turn left on CO 14, travel 26 miles, and turn left on County Road 63E, Pingree Park Road. Travel 6 miles to Jacks Gulch Campground. The campground will lead to the Flowers Trailhead.

Trail Information

This former wagon route enters the Comanche Peak Wilderness. Bikes are not allowed in federal wilderness areas, so turn around at the boundary, or put down your bike and hike it.

Topographic Details

Land Agency United States Forest Service
Trail Region Poudre Canyon
Required Fees None
Total Length 6.6 miles out and back
Min Elevation 8,153 feet
Max Elevation 8,820 feet
Total Climbing 819 feet