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Trail through Time

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 3.3 (3)

A fairly easy hike with dinosaur fossils along the way.


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Map Key

1.4

Miles

2.3

KM

Point to Point

4,837' 1,474 m

High

4,688' 1,429 m

Low

160' 49 m

Up

147' 45 m

Down

4%

Avg Grade (2°)

12%

Max Grade (7°)

Dogs Unknown

Features Geological Significance

ADA Accessible

Family Friendly An fairly easy trail where you can see dinosaur fossils in the rocks along the trail.

Description

This is a fairly easy and well-marked trail. There are a couple of steeper sections along the upper trail. There are many interpretive signs that provide quite a bit of interesting information. The lower portion of the loop is ADA accessible.

Easy access from I-70.

Flora & Fauna

Collared lizard, dinosaurs (fossilized).

Contacts

Shared By:

Alex Lheritier

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  3.3 from 3 votes

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Local fauna.
Jul 17, 2019 near Loma, CO
Hillside full of fossils.
Jul 17, 2019 near Loma, CO

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Jul 25, 2019
chris bursey
easy, hot in july. cool fossils. felt like a field trip 1.4mi — 1h 00m
Aug 31, 2018
Valerie Norton
https://valhikes.blogspot.com/2018/08/trail-through-time.html