Slaughterhouse Gulch

A fun forest loop close to Denver.

Total Miles


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2 to 3 Hours
Technical Rating
6 / 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
Slaughterhouse Gulch
This trail takes you through beautiful timber and is very popular for horseback riders and hikers. You'll want to be careful around corners and anticipate oncoming traffic. Call ahead before you visit, the trail closes when it's too muddy.
Getting There
Take Hwy. 285 southwest from Denver. At a point 25 miles from C470, turn right on C.R. 43A at traffic light by large gas station. C.R. 43A becomes 43. At 6.5 miles from 285, turn left on Saddlestring Road.
Contact for Current Conditions
Pike N.F.
South Platte R.D (Front)
(303) 275-5610