South Saint Vrain Trailhead


Photo showing aspen along the trail in the South St Vrain area

The South Saint Vrain Trailhead is the trailhead for the east end of the South Saint Vrain Trail #909. Parking is very limited, allowing room for only two or three vehicles. There are no bathroom facilities at this trailhead. Practice Leave No Trace Principles.

At a Glance

Usage: Light
Best Season: June through October
Restrictions: Horses are allowed from this trailhead west to the Sourdough Trail only; parking is limited. Motorized vehicles are prohibited.
Closest Towns: Ward, Colorado
Water: South Saint Vrain Creek; treat water for drinking.
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

Directions: From Ward, drive 2.6 miles north on Colorado Highway 72 to County Road 96 (look for the Boy Scout Camp sign).The east end of the South Saint Vrain Trail is just across the bridge, close to Highway 72.

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