Moderate

Moderate

Moderate Trails — total hiking distance between three and ten miles, less than 2000 feet elevation gain, requiring between three and six hours to complete.

Catamount Falls Trail
Catamount Falls Trail

Catamount Falls Trail provides a scenic out and back trip to both the Garden of Eden; a beautiful hidden valley filled with wildflowers, honey bees, birds and rock formations, and to Catamount Reservoirs where you can take in a rare view of Pi [...]

Edna Mae Bennet
Edna Mae Bennet

Edna Mae Bennet Nature Trail is a classic Palmer Park hike with sandstone rock formations, fabulous views of Pikes Peak, and a chance to walk on historic Civilian Conservation Corps paths -- all in the heart of Colorado Springs. Difficulty: [...]

Horsethief Falls
Horsethief Falls

Best Hikes Near Colorado Springs describes the longer (6.25 mile round trip) Pancake Rocks Trail this way: “one of the finest day hikes in the Pikes Peak region. The trail offers it all--spectacular mountain scenery, willow-lined beaver ponds, [...]

Kinnikinnick
Kinnikinnick

Kinnikinnick Trail is a popular Palmer Park hike with interesting sandstone rock formations, a variety of plant life, access to several picnic areas, and close to a fenced dog park -- all in the heart of Colorado Springs. Difficulty: Modera [...]

Pancake Rocks
Pancake Rocks

Best Hikes Near Colorado Springs describes the Pancake Rocks Trail this way: “one of the finest day hikes in the Pikes Peak region. The trail offers it all--spectacular mountain scenery, willow-lined beaver ponds, hillsides of shimmering Aspen [...]

Templeton Trail
Templeton Trail

Templeton Trail is a wonderful and peaceful Palmer Park hike with interesting sandstone rock formations, a variety of plant life, and amazing Pikes Peak views-- all in the heart of Colorado Springs. Difficulty: Moderate Round Trip Elevati [...]

The Crags Trail
The Crags Trail

The Crags trail is a simple hike with a great approach through lush meadows, Aspen and Pine ending at a rocky outcropping with amazing views. Difficulty: Moderate Round Trip Elevation: 800’ Starting Elevation: 9,950’ Duration: 2-4 Hou [...]