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Eldorado Canyon State Park

9 Kneale Road, Eldorado Springs, CO 80025
+1 303-494-3943
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Breathtakingly Stunning Nature Sight Attraction!

My parents and I decided to go to Eldorado Canyon State Park on Sunday, Oct. 8th, 2017. This state... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jessica R
Beautiful Hike

My family hiked parts of the Fowler Trail and Rattlesnake Gulch Trail. The park is absolutely... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Elizabeth K
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  • Very good21%
  • Average3%
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“rock climbers” (27 reviews)
“fowler trail” (18 reviews)
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9 Kneale Road, Eldorado Springs, CO 80025
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My parents and I decided to go to Eldorado Canyon State Park on Sunday, Oct. 8th, 2017. This state park was absolutely a Breathtakingly Stunning Nature Sight Attraction! The cost of admission, $8, is definitely well worth it to see and experience such a Breathtakingly,...More

Thank Jessica R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My family hiked parts of the Fowler Trail and Rattlesnake Gulch Trail. The park is absolutely beautiful. We had a 4 year old on foot and were carrying the baby in a backpack, so we were limited with how far we could hike, but we...More

Thank Elizabeth K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Majestic scenery; vertical to near vertical ancient rock cliffs; nice overlook (after 1.7 mile hike) toward the Continental Divide; amazing vistas through the canyon onto the Plains. I bring university students to Colorado to see amazing geologic features on a routine basis and I have...More

Thank Stan D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We followed the recommendations of other travelers and arrived by 10am (on a Saturday) and no trouble parking in one of the few small lots. $8/car to park and be sure to grab a trail map. Walked along a delightful creek to the trailhead of...More

Thank CoolNameNotAvailable
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

We took our 4 & 8 year olds on a walk of the canyon. It was steep in places but they managed it fine including the loop at the top. The views at the top were spectacular. The rock climbing rocks were very pretty when...More

Thank Amelia C
Reviewed 3 August 2017

We went out to Eldorado early yesterday. We spent about 3 hours scrambling upward - and back down again. There were several people climbing up different faces throughout the park - but it did not feel crowded at all. The views were spectacular. Parking was...More

Thank BMcH2014
Reviewed 3 August 2017

My boyfriend and I hiked the 7.7 mile trail to Bear Peak on 7/29/17. We started in the early morning (about 6:30 AM), and there were actually quite a few people around. There are several dirt and gravel trails around the trailhead too - so...More

Thank Kari C
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

Took a side trip en route to Boulder and so glad we did. Pass thru the charming town of Eldorado Springs and into the state park . Well worth the $8 entry fee. Not for the faint of heart but gorgeous trails-- Fowler Trail is...More

Thank familytrippersnj
Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

Gorgeous state park with lots of trails and rock climbers. Took the Rattlesnake Gultch Loop to the scenic overlook of the Continental Divide. Lots of signage compared to other hikes we did.

Thank Allison J
Reviewed 12 July 2017

There are various hikes here with different levels of difficulty. We took the Eldorado Canyon trail, which starts with a a pretty steep climb with a number of switchbacks. You get some fantastic panoramas of the canyon at the peak, and then the trail goes...More

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Netters66
18 June 2016|
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Response from JGluvsMexico | Reviewed this property |
I did see people walking their dogs on the trails across from where I hiked. So I'd say areas are good.
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