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Fowler Trail

Easy

Trail

2.1 mile 3.3 kilometer point to point
Easy

Elevation

Ascent: 88' 27 m
Descent: -297' -90 m
High: 6,116' 1,864 m
Low: 5,861' 1,786 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 4% (2°)
Max Grade: 11% (7°)

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Trail shared by Dana Prosser

A mellow trail that is great for families and hikers.

Dana Prosser

Features Birding · River/Creek · Wildlife

Description

The Fowler Trail winds through open space at the mouth of Eldorado canyon and ends at the Rattlesnake Gulch Trail within Eldorado canyon State Park. Connections with the Spring Brook Trail North, Goshawk Ridge Trail and Rattlesnake Gulch Trail provide options for longer outings.

The Fowler Trail begins on a service road, rising gently until picturesque views of Eldorado Canyon and the northern foothills The trail continues easily passing South Boulder Creek to its end at the Rattlesnake Gulch Trail.

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Sep 9, 2019
Robert Carmody
4.4mi — 3h 00m
Apr 28, 2019
Charles B
Feb 4, 2019
Tyler Willson
icy in areas, muddy in areas, good boots and ice grippers helped make it a great hike!
Dec 8, 2018
Tim F
pack snow, melting into gravel as the sun warmed thing up. 2mi
Nov 24, 2018
David Orner
Oct 21, 2018
Kim Chrislip
w Jen & Sam. Link up to the Rattlesnake Gulch trail for a 6.5 mile out and back. 4mi
Jun 17, 2018
Ellen Jardine
May 31, 2018
Carolyn Jungels

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  3.5 from 15 votes

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#700

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#7,590

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Fowler Trail.
Aug 31, 2016 near Boulder, CO
Flatirons
Jul 27, 2019 near Boulder, CO
Rattlesnake Gulch Trail.
Oct 31, 2016 near Coal Creek, CO
going through the pass on the Fowler Trail.
Jun 13, 2017 near Boulder, CO
Eldorado Canyon State Park-20
May 12, 2015 near Coal Creek, CO
Railroad cut on the Fowler Trail
Jun 12, 2018 near Boulder, CO

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