Don't be "that hiker" - wear sturdy shoes, keep control of your dog, bring water and snacks, be polite to others... This challenging hike (7.03 miles) took us just about 4 hours (which includes stops for pictures) and was a challenging hike not for the faint of heart. That said, it was totally worth the extra challenge of going COUNTER... 更多
This trail has a little bit of everything. Good workout, lot's of up and down, water falls, views, tunnels, edges, history, river and streams. Oh and did I say views, they were great!
The perimeter trail lets u see Ouray from the upper elevations...I did it in 4 stages to keep it from wearing me out haha! Felt very safe and took many pics. Even had cell service most of the way. Start at visitor center and get a map. Going clockwise allows u to safely climb up and avoid a lot of... 更多
moderately difficult only in parts- 90% of it was a walk in the woods. beautiful views every inch of the trail. waterfalls, canyons, chasms, tunnels, overlooks... need to close to four hours including the stop for a picnic
I had low expectations. A hike around the city seemed well, too close to the city! I wanted a mountain experience in this delivered! The perimeter trail hike was about 6 miles in total. There are several places where you can jump on or off the trail if you need a break. We actually did this in two days because... 更多
Handy to pick up at various points. Grade often steep. Cool stretches on rock ledges. We did roughly half of Perimeter Trail and then friends returned us to our vehicle and we hiked at Box Canyon Park. The two outings combined for about 3 hours. We really enjoyed learning about geology, wildlife and the history of Box Canyon Park. Didn't... 更多
Very accessible to town by foot. Steep, rocky trail but once you get up there you truly appreciate both nature and the town below. Loved such a quick hike close in. Met up with an older gent on the trail who had made the entire 7 mi loop in 2.5 hrs. I do recommend walking sticks, which we didn't have.... 更多