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Brush Creek Trail

Easy

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2.3 mile 3.7 kilometer point to point
99% Runnable
Easy

Elevation

Ascent: 162' 49 m
Descent: -143' -43 m
High: 9,086' 2,769 m
Low: 8,935' 2,724 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 3% (1°)
Max Grade: 6% (3°)

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Easy trail with lots of wildflowers

Michael Hunt

Features River/Creek · Views · Wildflowers

Need to Know

Parking is free and a portable toilet is in the parking lot.

This trail appears as the "East River Trail" on COTREX.

Description

Trail starts in gravel parking lot off Brush Creek Road (738). It is mostly flat at the beginning and it has a gradual descent and ends next to the river. The trip back is very easy as well. The scenery is amazing and the flowers are magnificent. If you are looking for an easy run with lots of scenery, this is a must.

Flora & Fauna

Wide variety of wildflowers. You may encounter some mosquitoes, so bring spray.

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