Explore the hiking trails of Colorado's State Parks

Hiking Trails in the State Parks of Colorado


Lace up your hiking boots and strap on your backpack because the State Parks in Colorado offer miles and miles of hiking trails to some of the most beautiful spots in the State. We are starting by profiling hikes close to home, trails in Colorado’s State Parks that are near Denver. Below you’ll find a selection of hikes in Eldorado Canyon, Golden Gate State Park, Castlewood Canyon, Roxborough State Park, and Colorado’s newest, Staunton State Park with its fantastic Elk Falls. Explore all the trail profiles below, and come back for more as we add them. You’ll find links to Colorado State Park maps, difficulty ratings, and accurate driving directions.


Golden Gate Canyon State Park Hiking Trails

February 3, 2018 Comments (0) Canyon, Colorado State Park Hikes, Creek or Brooks, hikes near golden colorado, Meadows, Mountain Range Views, Wildflowers

6 Hikes in Golden Gate Canyon State Park Located less than an hour from Denver and Boulder, Golden Gate Canyon State Park is a remarkable treasure. The park offers over 30 miles of hiking trails and some of the most accessible backcountry camping opportunities near Denver. Golden Gate is

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September 23, 2016

Carpenter Peak Hike in Roxborough State Park

The hike up Carpenter Peak in Roxborough State Park is a strenuous 3.1 mile journey

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June 18, 2016

Raccoon Loop Hike in Golden Gate Canyon State Park

Our kids loved this 2.5 mile loop hike in Golden Gate Canyon State Park. The trail

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