Forsythe Canyon Trailhead
Forsythe Canyon Trailhead provides access to the Forsythe Canyon Trail and parking for the Winiger Ridge area west of Gross Reservoir. For current information on road openings and closures, check the Road Status Table.
Gross Reservoir is managed by Denver Water. Visit their website for regulations and information.
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At a Glance
|Restrictions:||In this area, dispersed camping outside of a designated Forest Service campsite is prohibited. See Order.|
|Closest Towns:||Boulder, Colorado|
|Operated By:||U.S. Forest Service|
From Boulder, head west on Canyon Boulevard, (Colorado Highway 119) for four miles and turn southwest onto Magnolia Road (County Road 132). Continue on Magnolia Road for 6.6 miles and turn southeast onto County Road 68. Follow CR 68 for two miles and turn southeast onto National Forest System Road 359.
Mountain BikingRecreation areas with activity Mountain Biking:
Day HikingRecreation areas with activity Day Hiking:
Horse RidingRecreation areas with activity Horse Riding:
|Hitching Rails||coming in 2010|
|Water Availability||Occasional lakes and streams.|
|Difficulty Level:||Easy to Intermediate|