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Matthews/Winters Park

1103 Highway 93, Golden, CO 80401-9007
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Scenic Hike

Our son and his wife took us here for a short hike because of its easy terrain good for us “mature... read more

Reviewed 20 December 2017
Paul W
,
Winthrop, Maine
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Nice Trail Hike

Had a nice time walking the Red Rocks and Morrison Slide trails. There were some hills to go up... read more

Reviewed 6 September 2017
FoxVigil
,
Space Coast, Florida
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1103 Highway 93, Golden, CO 80401-9007
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Reviewed 20 December 2017 via mobile

Our son and his wife took us here for a short hike because of its easy terrain good for us “mature” adults. Good restroom facilities at the trail head and plenty of parking most days. Close to Red Rocks and Dinosaur Ridge as well.

Thank Paul W
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Reviewed 6 September 2017

Had a nice time walking the Red Rocks and Morrison Slide trails. There were some hills to go up, but not too challenging even for this flatlander from Florida. Found some GeoCaches along the way. Some Caches seemed sketchy since they were off the trail...More

Thank FoxVigil
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Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

We started on Red Rocks trail and got out there to where Cherry Gulch trail is. I recommend taking Cherry Gulch trail. It's a little more elevation and rocky with switch backs. When you get to the top you can see a nice view of...More

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Reviewed 10 July 2017

Great place for a moderate hike. The usual loop from the parking lot around the hill that meets up with the Red Rocks trail on the west is about 5 miles round trip. It's totally doable for kids and dogs love it too. The stream...More

Thank nicmart000
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Reviewed 10 June 2017

Enjoyed a full moon hike here in June. There is plenty of parking and bathroom facilities. Hiking trail was a good one for full moon hike. Not too steep and great view of the area and of course the moon.

Thank amy p
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Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Trail was easy, moderate, and occasionally difficult. After completing 26,000 steps that included the amazing Red Rock amphitheater nestled in the mountains, we had Lunch in nearby Golden home of Coors brewery. One of the best hikes during our three week stay. There is a...More

Thank Debra W
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Reviewed 18 September 2016

I've been running and hiking in this park since the early 1990's. With all the many loops and options you can do as much or as little as you like. The big loop includes climbing the plateau on the west side of the road and...More

Thank onetwor
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Reviewed 6 April 2016

One of the closest natural trail near Denver, right out off I70 exit. Nothing spactacular but it great for a pleasant weekend walk. Ends in the spectacular Red Rocks amphitheater.

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Reviewed 21 March 2016

This is a great place to get outdoors, even with little ones. There's some beautiful scenery along the way and you'll get a decent workout. Great views when you get up higher.

Thank KendraP05
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Reviewed 10 February 2016 via mobile

Matthews/Winters is a great place for a run, hike, or mountain biking. It's easy access & close proximity to Denver make it a good choice if you have time constraints or don't want to drive too far. We prefer parking at the north entrance and...More

Thank Colton J
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