The Best Hiking Trails in Colorado

Most Popular Colorado Hiking Trails

We've ranked the best places to hike in Colorado using our unique hiking trail popularity algorithm that accounts for the average rating and number of reviews for a trail, the number of people who have hiked or wish they could hike at that hiking trail. Sign up for a free account and vote for your favorite hiking trails by submitting a trail review or creating a hiking wishlist today!

New! Find the best hiking trails by city:
Colorado Springs (10), Boulder (7), Fort Collins (5), Evergreen (5), Littleton (5), Golden (5)

Rank Hiking Trail Location
1. Garden of the GodsColorado Springs, Colorado
2. Barr Trail (Pikes Peak)Manitou Springs, Colorado
3. ColumbineColorado Springs, Colorado
4. Mount SanitasBoulder, Colorado
5. Great Sand Dunes National Park and PreserveMosca, Colorado
6. Castle GardensSalida, Colorado
7. Palmer ParkColorado Springs, Colorado
8. Sand Canyon TrailCortez, Colorado
9. Devils BackboneLoveland, Colorado
10. Gregory Canyon / ChautauquaBoulder, Colorado
11. Chimney GulchGolden, Colorado
12. Round Mountain Summit TrailBig Thomson River Valley, Colorado
13. Heiser To BarrColorado Springs, Colorado
14. Bear Creek Regional ParkColorado Springs, Colorado
15. Mount Herman TrailMonument, Colorado
16. Bobcat RidgeMasonville, Colorado
17. Mueller State ParkDivide, Colorado
18. Strand HillCrested Butte, Colorado
19. Elk MeadowEvergreen, Colorado
20. Cherry Creek TrailDenver, Colorado
21. DykeCrested Butte, Colorado
22. A-10Edwards, Colorado
23. Lion GulchLyons, Colorado
24. Hewlett GulchFort Collins, Colorado
25. Boggy Draw LoopDolores, Colorado
26. Ginny TrailFort Collins, Colorado
27. Devil's Canyon Hiking AreaFruita, Colorado
28. Catamount TrailGreen Mountain Falls, Colorado
29. Gem LakeEstas Park, Colorado
30. Waterdog LakesSalida, Colorado
31. Loch Vale LakeRocky Mountain National Park, Colorado
32. The InclineManitou Springs, Colorado
33. Rampart ReservoirWoodland Park, Colorado
34. Rabbit Mountain LoopLyons, Colorado
35. Ceran Saint Vrain LoopJamestown, Colorado
36. Midland Bike TrailBuena Vista, Colorado
37. Mount Galbraith ParkGolden, Colorado
38. 3 Sisters / AlderferEvergreen, Colorado
39. Maxwell FallsEvergreen, Colorado
40. Waterton CanyonLittleton, Colorado
41. Evergreen MountainEvergreen, Colorado
42. Coyote RidgeFort Collins, Colorado
43. Rocky Mountain National ParkEstes Park, Colorado
44. Mount Falcon ParkMorrison, Colorado
45. Dakota RidgeDenver, Colorado
46. Green Mountain--William Frederick Hayden ParkDenver, Colorado
47. White RanchGolden, Colorado
48. South Valley ParkLittleton, Colorado
49. North Table MountainGolden, Colorado
50. St. Vrain State ParkFirestone, Colorado
51. Ken Caryl ValleyLittleton, Colorado
52. Peaks TrailBreckenridge, Colorado
53. Palmer Lake ReservoirPalmer Lake, Colorado
54. Betasso PreserveBoulder, Colorado
55. Bear Creek Canyon LoopColorado Springs, Colorado
56. Meyer Ranch ParkAspen Park, Colorado
57. Seven Bridges TrailColorado Springs, Colorado
58. Bear Creek Lake ParkLakewood, Colorado
59. Indian Creek LoopDenver, Colorado
60. St Mary's FallsColorado Springs, Colorado
61. Barr Lake State ParkBrighton, Colorado
62. Edna Mae Bennet Nature TrailColorado Springs, Colorado
63. AqueductKeystone, Colorado
64. Flume LoopBreckenridge, Colorado
65. Horsetooth Mountain ParkFort Collins, Colorado
66. Arkansas HillsSalida, Colorado
67. Trading PostMorrison, Colorado
68. Roxborough State ParkRoxborough, Colorado
69. Dedisse TrailEvergreen, Colorado
70. Walker RanchBoulder, Colorado
71. Centennial Cone ParkIdaho Springs, Colorado
72. Ridgeline Open Space TrailCastle Rock, Colorado
73. South Table MountainGolden, Colorado
74. Wheeler LoopFrisco/Breckenridge, Colorado
75. Kipp's LoopPalmer Lake, Colorado
76. Heil Valley RanchBoulder, Colorado
77. Barney Ford To MoonstoneBreckenridge, Colorado
78. Devil's Head StretchSedalia, Colorado
79. Boulder Valley RanchBoulder, Colorado
80. Chatfield State ParkLittleton, Colorado
81. Deer Creek Canyon ParkLittleton, Colorado
82. Fox Run Regional ParkMonument, Colorado
83. South Shore Lake PuebloPueblo, Colorado
84. Ute Valley ParkColorado Springs, Colorado
85. Marshall Mesa/Community DitchBoulder, Colorado
86. Monarch BackcountryHighlands Ranch, Colorado
87. Keystone GulchDillon / Silverthorne, Colorado
88. Ringtail-swallowtailSedaila, Colorado
89. Glendale Open Space TrailLone Tree, Colorado
90. Highlands Ranch BackcountryHighlands Ranch, Colorado
91. Goat Camp CreekColorado Springs - Air Force Academy, Colorado
92. Dwight'sBreckenridge, Colorado
93. Turkey FlatsFruita, Colorado
94. Lory State ParkFort Collins, Colorado
95. Upper Upper LoopCrested Butte, Colorado
96. Bent's Old Fort National Historic SiteLa Junta, Colorado
97. Hovenweep National MonumentCortez, Colorado
98. Brockover MesaPagosa Springs, Colorado
99. Sylvan Lake State ParkEagle, Colorado
100. Mancos State ParkDolores, Colorado

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