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Newlin Creek Trail

Intermediate
 4.2 (5)

Little waterfalls and fern-laced cliffs disguise it's origins as a logging road.


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Map Key

2.4

Miles

3.8

KM

Point to Point

8,312' 2,534 m

High

7,023' 2,141 m

Low

1,290' 393 m

Up

0' 0 m

Down

10%

Avg Grade (6°)

22%

Max Grade (12°)

Dogs Unknown

Features Fall Colors · Geological Significance · Historical Significance · River/Creek · Wildflowers · Wildlife

Description

The destination is an old steam boiler rusting in a meadow.

Contacts

Shared By:

Rachel P with improvements by Talia Smith

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  4.2 from 5 votes

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Rocky parts of the trail but beautiful hike.
Jul 7, 2020 near Lincoln…, CO
Sun set behind tree at Newlin Creek Trail/Florence Mountain Park; Oct 2019
Jan 5, 2021 near Lincoln…, CO

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Aug 16, 2020
Gary Smith
A very pretty hike in the forest. There was only a trickle of water in the creek. 6.8mi — 5h 24m
Jul 7, 2020
Carrie Herrera
Tough hike with difficult terrain at points. Steep as you get further in. 4.7mi — 3h 53m
May 19, 2019
Ryley Rodriguez
15h 56m