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137 mi 221 km of trail 11 Featured Hikes

Easy Trails 33 Trails Intermediate Trails 22 Trails Hard Trails 2 Trails
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Featured Hikes in Golden - 11

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Favorite Looking toward Golden, CO
Intermediate

Mt. Galbraith Park Loop

4.3 mi 6.9 km • Loop • 918 ft Ascent 279.95 m Ascent

(78) Golden, CO
Favorite Junction of North Table Loop & Mesa Top Trail
Intermediate

North Table Loop Trail

7.7 mi 12.3 km • Loop • 1,058 ft Ascent 322.53 m Ascent

(76) Golden, CO
Favorite Section of the trail with "stairs."
Intermediate/Difficult

Chavez and Beaver Brook Trail Loop

3.9 mi 6.3 km • Loop • 883 ft Ascent 269.04 m Ascent

(57) Genesee, CO
Favorite Looking back down the Apex trial after crossing  one of the bridges.
Intermediate

Apex-Enchanted Lollipop

5.7 mi 9.2 km • Loop • 1,179 ft Ascent 359.41 m Ascent

(57) West Pl…, CO
Favorite Water crossing after heavy rains along Beaver Brook trail
Intermediate/Difficult

Beaver Brook Out and Back

7.1 mi 11.5 km • Out and Back • 1,055 ft Ascent 321.49 m Ascent

(43) Golden, CO
Favorite On this trip I was showing my man child a great hike. Enchanted Forest is awesome.
Intermediate

Apex Park

5.4 mi 8.6 km • Loop • 1,205 ft Ascent 367.23 m Ascent

(24) West Pl…, CO
Favorite Looking north
Intermediate

Shorthorn - Longhorn Loop

6.8 mi 11.0 km • Loop • 1,175 ft Ascent 358.06 m Ascent

(28) Golden, CO
Favorite Golden's South Table Mountain and Castle Rock from the head of the Sleeping Elk Trail
Easy/Intermediate

Golden Summit Trail

1.8 mi 3.0 km • Out and Back • 449 ft Ascent 136.72 m Ascent

(24) Golden, CO
Favorite Looking north at the looming cliffs of North Table Mountain from the start of the climbing access trail.
Intermediate

Golden Cliffs Loop

1.6 mi 2.6 km • Out and Back • 529 ft Ascent 161.36 m Ascent

(4) Golden, CO
Favorite Looking back down the Apex trial after crossing  one of the bridges.
Intermediate/Difficult

Abert's Loop

7.9 mi 12.8 km • Point to Point • 1,750 ft Ascent 533.52 m Ascent

(2) West Pl…, CO
Favorite North Table Mountain Flowers with permission from David Broome
Easy/Intermediate

North Table Mountain - Short Loop

3.3 mi 5.3 km • Loop • 520 ft Ascent 158.58 m Ascent

(14) Golden, CO

Trails in Golden - 46

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8.8 mi 14.2 km #1Beaver Brook Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Golden, CO
Intermediate/Difficult
8.8 mi 14.2 km Golden, CO 32 
5.4 mi 8.7 km #2Rawhide Trail
Intermediate
Golden, CO
Intermediate
5.4 mi 8.7 km Golden, CO 24 
2.3 mi 3.7 km #3Chimney Gulch
Intermediate
Golden, CO
Intermediate
2.3 mi 3.7 km Golden, CO 19 
1.4 mi 2.3 km #4Enchanted Forest
Intermediate
Genesee, CO
Intermediate
1.4 mi 2.3 km Genesee, CO
1.7 mi 2.7 km #5Mt. Galbraith Loop
Intermediate/Difficult
Golden, CO
Intermediate/Difficult
1.7 mi 2.7 km Golden, CO
1.6 mi 2.6 km #6Nightbird Gulch
Intermediate/Difficult
Golden, CO
Intermediate/Difficult
1.6 mi 2.6 km Golden, CO 15 
1.4 mi 2.2 km #7Grubstake Loop
Easy/Intermediate
Golden, CO
Easy/Intermediate
1.4 mi 2.2 km Golden, CO
1.0 mi 1.6 km #8Cottonwood Canyon Trail
Easy/Intermediate
Golden, CO
Easy/Intermediate
1.0 mi 1.6 km Golden, CO
1.5 mi 2.4 km #9Pick N' Sledge
Intermediate
Golden, CO
Intermediate
1.5 mi 2.4 km Golden, CO
1.7 mi 2.8 km #10Box 'o Rox
Intermediate
West Pleasant View, CO
Intermediate
1.7 mi 2.8 km West Pleasant View, CO
2.8 mi 4.5 km #11Apex Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Genesee, CO
Intermediate/Difficult
2.8 mi 4.5 km Genesee, CO 13 
2.5 mi 4.0 km #12Lookout Mountain Trail
Easy/Intermediate
Golden, CO
Easy/Intermediate
2.5 mi 4.0 km Golden, CO 19 
1.7 mi 2.7 km #13Rim Rock Trail
Easy/Intermediate
Golden, CO
Easy/Intermediate
1.7 mi 2.7 km Golden, CO
1.3 mi 2.1 km #14Cedar Gulch Trail
Intermediate
Golden, CO
Intermediate
1.3 mi 2.1 km Golden, CO
0.9 mi 1.4 km #15Climbing Access Trail - North Table Mountain
Difficult
Golden, CO
Difficult
0.9 mi 1.4 km Golden, CO
0.7 mi 1.1 km #16Sleeping Elk Trail
Intermediate
Golden, CO
Intermediate
0.7 mi 1.1 km Golden, CO
1.2 mi 1.9 km #17Tilting Mesa Trail
Easy
Golden, CO
Easy
1.2 mi 1.9 km Golden, CO
2.2 mi 3.6 km #18Mustang Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Golden, CO
Intermediate/Difficult
2.2 mi 3.6 km Golden, CO
21.1 mi 33.9 km #19Clear Creek Trail
Easy
Golden, CO
Easy
21.1 mi 33.9 km Golden, CO
3.0 mi 4.8 km #20Longhorn Trail
Difficult
Golden, CO
Difficult
3.0 mi 4.8 km Golden, CO

Photos of Golden - 92

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North Table Mountain Flowers with permission from David Broome
Jan 8, 2015 near Golden, CO
Looking north
Mar 27, 2019 near Golden, CO
Looking back down the Apex trial after crossing  one of the bridges.
May 23, 2015 near Golden, CO
Golden's South Table Mountain and Castle Rock from the head of the Sleeping Elk Trail
May 21, 2015 near Golden, CO
A Wild Grouse spotted on the Beaver Brook Trail in Golden.
Apr 18, 2017 near Genesee, CO
Steps up to the top of the mesa.
Aug 25, 2017 near Golden, CO
Peak of South Table Mountain Park Overlooking the city of Golden, CO
Oct 7, 2016 near Golden, CO
Water crossing after heavy rains along Beaver Brook trail
Jun 30, 2015 near Genesee, CO

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