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Elder-Fehn Trail

Intermediate
 4.0 (7)

A three mile trail at the northwestern part of the North Catamount Reservoir loop.


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3.1

Miles

4.9

KM

92%

Runnable

9,943' 3,030 m

High

9,502' 2,896 m

Low

527' 160 m

Up

309' 94 m

Down

5%

Avg Grade (3°)

18%

Max Grade (10°)

Dogs Leashed

Features Birding · Wildflowers

This is a multi-use trail; please stay alert while on the trail and be respectful of other users.

Description

The Elder-Fehn Trail begins at the Catamount Recreation Area parking lot. The singletrack ascends and descends along the terrain near the reservoir, with a few short, steep parts, but nothing too challenging or technical.

At mile 1.5, the Vayhinger Trail runs south towards North Catamount Creek and connects to the Catamount Trail.

The Elder-Fehn Trail then continues to gently climb towards a prominence, looping around the north side and gradually climbing to the apex at the south side of the loop. The trail then descends back to the beginning of the loop.

Contacts

Land Manager: El Paso County Parks

Shared By:

Allen Tanner with improvements by K Keiter

Trail Ratings

  4.0 from 7 votes

#9537

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  4.0 from 7 votes
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#816

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#9,537

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Looking to the south at the Pikes Peak.
Aug 9, 2020 near Cascade…, CO
Peeking through the trees at Pikes Peak.
Aug 9, 2020 near Cascade…, CO
Uncomplicated ramble.
Aug 9, 2020 near Cascade…, CO
Undemanding stroll through the forest.
Aug 9, 2020 near Cascade…, CO
Peaceful saunter. Great walk for young families.
Aug 9, 2020 near Cascade…, CO

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