Peak: Eldorado Canyon (1/2 day)
A moderate hike in one of Americas climbing meccas, Eldorado Canyon State Park will certainly not disappoint when it comes to natural and historic beauty.
A moderate hike in one of Americas climbing meccas, Eldorado Canyon State Park will certainly not disappoint when it comes to natural and historic beauty. Eldorado Canyon State Park Area is steeped in Colorado’s history for the healing properties of its water (Eldorado Springs), former site of one of Colorado’s famous historic hotels, magnificent cathedral like sandstone cliffs and the roaring sounds of South Boulder Creek. This hike ascends the backside of Shirttail Peak with great views of sandstone cliffs, Ponderosa Pine trees, rocky slopes to the West and East, plus the river below. Eldorado Canyon Hiking Tours is one of the best hiking destinations in the foothills of the Colorado Front Range Mountains.
Itinerary: We depart from and end at your hotel or a central meeting spot and travel 30-40 minutes to the trailhead. During the drive, we will cover vital safety, hiking considerations, and local natural history. After arriving at the trailhead, we head off for a 2.5 – 3 hr. great Colorado guided hiking tour. At the completion, we will rejoice in our memorable experience together.
Included in our rates: The services of a professional hiking guide, round-trip transportation from Boulder to the trailhead, snacks and water, education about local and natural history, including library for Rocky Mountain flora and fauna, group CB, group medical kit, and contingency and emergency support.
Not included in our rates: Gratuities for your guide (while the amount is at your discretion, the recommended gratuity is 20%). Park entrance fees, which is $10 per person daily for Eldorado Canyon State Park (Note: entrance fees are paid directly to the Parks upon entrance). Denver hotel pick-up is extra $100 per group.
Special Notes: Hiking near boulder Colorado. Combine this hike as an adventure vacation, adventure travel tour hotel package in Boulder or a Denver hiking day trip.
Difficulty Description: Moderate Hike: Suitable for all physically fit people on a good maintained trail.
What to Bring: Sent with trip confirmation