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Hay Flat

Climb through aspen groves, take in the views, and explore state parks.

Total Miles

27

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Elevation
9,300'
Duration
4 to 6 Hours
Technical Rating
5 / 10
Best Time
Summer - Fall

As we continue to improve our trail coverage, we'd love to hear what you think and which areas to add next.

Trail Overview
Hay Flat
Hay Flat will take you south from Meeker and up through an aspen forest to a high flat area east of Grand Hogback. Enjoy the beautiful views and watch out for grazing cattle. This route takes you through several state parks with camping and hiking options that can get busy on the weekends.
Getting There
From Meeker, head south on 10th Street. After bridge, turn right on County Road 13 (don't confuse with State Highway 13). After 8 miles, turn left on County Road 38. Stay on this road another 3.8 miles to well marked F.S. 211 on the right. (Avoid private road on right at 2.7 miles.) Start of 211 has room to park and unload unlicensed vehicles.
Contact for Current Conditions
White River N.F.
Blanco, Eagle and Rifle Ranger Districts
(970) 625-2371