Dry Saint Vrain Trailhead


Dry St Vrain Trailhead

The Dry Saint Vrain Trailhead provides access to the Dry Saint Vrain Trail. Four-wheel drive is recommended and parking is limited.

At a Glance

Usage: Light
Closest Towns: Lyons, Colorado
Water: None
Restroom: Practice Leave No Trace principles
Operated By: U.S. Forest Service
Information Center: Boulder Ranger District, 2140 Yarmouth Ave, Boulder, CO 80301, Phone 303-541-2500, Fax 303-541-2515; Contact Us

General Information


From Lyons, head 15 miles north on Colorado Highway 7. Just east and within view of the turnoff for Riverside (on the south side of the highway), watch for Conifer Hill Road, which turns off to the north, and is marked with a line of mailboxes. Follow this road north up the hill. This is National Forest System Road 185, but may not be signed as such. Turn right at each road intersection, avoiding private property and driveways. Stay on the road most traveled. Final access to the trailhead is marked by a sign. The last 0.25 miles of road is very rough. A high clearance 4WD vehicle is recommended for final access to this trailhead.

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