Hike: Roxborough State Park - Carpenter Peak Loop

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Group: Denver Trail Heads

When: Saturday, October 14, 8 am to 12:30 pm

Where: Roxborough State Park

Cost: Free


Let's enjoy a hike in beautiful Roxborough State Park. I can be reached at (303) 229-2419.

Please bring money for the $7 daily park pass fee. If you have a Colorado States Park Pass, you do not need to pay the daily pass fee.

CARPOOLING OPTION: If you would like to carpool, I have a Colorado States Park Pass, room for 3 additional passengers in my truck, and will be at the Waterton Tavern parking lot on 8361 N Rampart Range Road at 7:45 a.m. Will depart at 7:55 a.m. If you have a Colorado States Park Pass, and are willing to carpool, please meet us there.

MEET: at 8:00 at the Visitor Center, we will start at 8:10 am. NOTE: The Visitor Center is open from 9:00 - 4:00 Saturday. The Safeway Store at 8355 N Rampart Range Rd would be a good place for a pre-hike pit stop (restroom).

WHAT TO BRING: Appropriate gear (jacket, water, etc).

DISTANCE/GAIN: 7.7 mi RT lollipop loop, with 1254 ft. elevation gain (Level: moderate-strenuous). More trail information is online at: http://cpw.state.co.us/placestogo/parks/Roxborough/Pages/Trails.aspx

NO DOGS: To preserve Roxborough's natural state, no camping, mountain bikes, pets, or horses are permitted in Roxborough State Park.

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