Moraine Park Loop Trail

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Summary The Moraine Park Loop Trail is a 5 mile circular route. This is an easy day hike, with a net elevation change of 125 vertical feet: this is about as flat as hikes get in the foothills of Colorado! When you want to get further afield, this is a great day hike with excellent

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Walker Ranch Loop Trail

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Summary The Walker Ranch Loop Trail is a circular route in Boulder County, South of Boulder. Overall, the hike was 7.6 miles with an elevation change of 1,525 vertical feet. There are two climbs and two descents as shown in the trail profile in this Boulder County Open Space Brochure.  Overall, I would rate this

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Bear Canyon Trail

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Summary This is an out-and-back hike into Bear Canyon, with a loop at the end. Overall, the hike was 6.2 miles with an elevation change of 1,465 vertical feet. I rate this as a moderately difficult hike owing to rough terrain when crossing Bear Creek. Otherwise, the trail surface is quite good. This is a

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