Travel 11 miles northwest of Fort Collins on U.S. Highway 287 and Colorado Highway 14. Turn left on CO 14, and travel 13.2 miles up the Poudre Canyon. Turn left on the short dirt road leading to the parking lot and trailhead.
This trail is very popular with hikers and mountain bikers. There are several stream crossing on the lower part of the trail. There is no camping within 1/4 mile of the trail for the first two miles.
|Land Agency||United States Forest Service|
|Trail Region||Poudre Canyon|
|Total Length||9 miles round trip|
|Min Elevation||5,792 feet|
|Max Elevation||6,966 feet|