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 (6), Evergreen (5), Golden (5), Denver (4)

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

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