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:
Boulder (7), Fort Collins (7), Colorado Springs (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. Hewlett GulchFort Collins, Colorado
13. Mount Herman TrailMonument, Colorado
14. Round Mountain Summit TrailBig Thomson River Valley, Colorado
15. Ginny TrailFort Collins, Colorado
16. Cherry Creek TrailDenver, Colorado
17. Loch Vale LakeRocky Mountain National Park, Colorado
18. Colorado National MonumentFruita, Colorado
19. Mount Galbraith ParkGolden, Colorado
20. Bierstadt LakeEstes Park, Colorado
21. Gem LakeEstas Park, Colorado
22. Broken BoyfriendBuena Vista, Colorado
23. Chimney GulchGolden, Colorado
24. Rampart ReservoirWoodland Park, Colorado
25. Bobcat RidgeMasonville, Colorado
26. Elk MeadowEvergreen, Colorado
27. Poplar GulchBuena Vista, Colorado
28. Devil's Canyon Hiking AreaFruita, Colorado
29. Bear Creek Regional ParkColorado Springs, Colorado
30. Heiser To BarrColorado Springs, Colorado
31. Catamount TrailGreen Mountain Falls, Colorado
32. Black Cloud TrailLeadville, Colorado
33. Mueller State ParkDivide, Colorado
34. Rabbit Mountain LoopLyons, Colorado
35. Mount YaleBuena Vista, Colorado
36. A-10Edwards, Colorado
37. Blue SkyFort Collins, Colorado
38. Boggy Draw LoopDolores, Colorado
39. Ceran Saint Vrain LoopJamestown, Colorado
40. Lion GulchLyons, Colorado
41. Midland Bike TrailBuena Vista, Colorado
42. Grey RockFort Collins, 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. Cub LakeEstes Park, Colorado
52. Rocky Mountain National ParkEstes Park, Colorado
53. Evergreen MountainEvergreen, Colorado
54. Dakota RidgeDenver, Colorado
55. White RanchGolden, Colorado
56. Green Mountain--William Frederick Hayden ParkDenver, Colorado
57. North Table MountainGolden, Colorado
58. Dedisse TrailEvergreen, Colorado
59. South Valley ParkLittleton, Colorado
60. St. Vrain State ParkFirestone, Colorado
61. Crosier MountainDrake, Colorado
62. Ken Caryl ValleyLittleton, Colorado
63. Peaks TrailBreckenridge, Colorado
64. Horsetooth Mountain ParkFort Collins, Colorado
65. Brown's Canyon WSANathrop, Colorado
66. Rainbow TrailSalida, Colorado
67. Palmer Lake ReservoirPalmer Lake, Colorado
68. Betasso PreserveBoulder, Colorado
69. Bear Creek Canyon LoopColorado Springs, Colorado
70. Meyer Ranch ParkAspen Park, Colorado
71. Seven Bridges TrailColorado Springs, Colorado
72. Barr Lake State ParkBrighton, Colorado
73. Indian Creek LoopDenver, 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