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Silver Cascade Falls Trail

Intermediate/Difficult
 3.5 (4)

This trail heads up the stairs from Helen Hunt Falls.


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Map Key

0.3

Miles

0.5

KM

Point to Point

7,554' 2,302 m

High

7,274' 2,217 m

Low

281' 86 m

Up

3' 1 m

Down

17%

Avg Grade (9°)

35%

Max Grade (19°)

Dogs Leashed

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

Shared By:

Jason Erickson

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Jul 25, 2018 near Manitou…, CO

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