Bluffs Regional Park

Bluffs Loop Trail at Bluffs Regional Park

August 10, 2010 |  by

We hike the Bluffs more than any other trail near Denver. It’s close to home and is a great hike or run for taking the jogging stroller. The Bluffs Regional Park features a 2.7 mile loop and 2 spurs that lead to panoramic overlooks. You’ll get fantastic views of Denver and the of front range. We prefer hitting the trail as the sun is setting. Sometimes, as it gets dark, warm winds will kick up as the city lights begin to appear.

Be aware of horses on the trail and give the the right of way. There is a gentleman who likes to ride his horse in the late afternoon/early evening who can be quite reckless. I’ve seen him nearly collide with parties of hikers on two occasions. Just be aware of him.

  • Hike Distance: 2.7Miles+Spurs
  • Denver Drive Time: 30
  • Difficulty: Easy
  • Duration: 1hr 45min+
  • Activities: Picnic Area, Horseback Riding, Mountain Biking, Hiking Trails
  • Dogs: Allowed on Leash
  • Directions: Click for Google Map
  • Trail Type: Loop
  • Seasons: Summer & Fall
  • Beauty: Grassland, Front Range Views, Bluff Overlooks, Wildlife: Prairie Dogs, Rabbits, Red Fox.
  • Town Nearest Hike: Littleton, Colorado
  • Trail Map: Click Here

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  1. This is the greatest blog in Colorado! EVER! It’s ver helpful with the map and the weather right on the page. I’m definitely going to utilize this site for hikes and other family activities. Thanks Aaron!

  2. Thank you Aaron. After finding your website and reading the review, I went for this hike today with a few of my friends with their children. Strollers and kids. What a wonderful hike. Thank you for your detailed information. This is the best blog!
    Thanks

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