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Trail

0.3 mile 0.5 kilometer point to point
Singletrack
Intermediate

Elevation

Ascent: 281' 86 m
Descent: -3' -1 m
High: 7,554' 2,302 m
Low: 7,274' 2,217 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 17% (9°)
Max Grade: 35% (19°)

Dogs

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Trail shared by Jason Erickson

This trail heads up the stairs from Helen Hunt Falls.

Jason Erickson

Features River/Creek · Waterfall

Park Hours:
May 1 to October 31 from 5 a.m. to 11 p.m.
November 1 to April 30 from 5 a.m. to 9 p.m.

Owners must remove pet waste. No alcohol consumption, camping, littering or dumping, or discharge of firearms. Climbing with a permit only.

Description

From the sign at the Helen Hunt Falls Visitors Center, the Silver Cascade Falls Trail is 0.3 miles one-way. The trail gains about 200 ft. in elevation with some sections of slippery gravel so appropriate footwear is recommended.

Contacts

Land Manager: City of Colorado Springs

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Feb 2, 2019
Jacob Lewis
Dec 21, 2018
Cristi P
Jul 12, 2018
Anna Zowada
Saw snakes close to the top

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