Alpine Gardens Loop (#49), CO

US Forest Service

Alpine Gardens Loop (#49)

This short loop trail starts at the Upper Mount Goliath Trailhead. This is a great wildflower hike, and the best time for wildflowers is late June to mid-August. For a longer hike from this point, hike...[more]




I-70 westbound, Idaho Springs exit #240 - Hwy 103. Drive approx. 12 miles to the turn off for Highway 5, Mount Evans road. Proceed through the fee station and drive 5 miles south on Highway 5 to the Upper Goliath Trailhead.

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