• Matthews/Winters Park Trail Profiles

  • Trail Name Point of Origin Distance Elevation Gain and Loss Description
    Village Walk Steps at parking area 0.9 miles +197' / -210' Mt. Vernon historical town site; picnic area; view of hogback and Red Rocks.
    Red Rocks Trail junction with Village Walk 2.8 miles +515' / -918' Exposure to elements; view of Red Rocks.
    Morrison Slide Trail junction with Red Rocks 1.2 miles +584' / -542' Numerous switchbacks; nice city view from plateau.
    Dakota Ridge Trail beginning at Colorado Highway 26 2.2 miles +118' / -939' Narrow, sometimes steep trail that follows the hogback ridgeline; spectacular views.