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 (9), Fort Collins (7), Boulder (7), Evergreen (5), Buena Vista (5), Golden (4)

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