Rainbow Gulch Trail #714

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

This trail connects to the Rampart Reservoir Trail #700 and provides non-motorized access to Rampart Reservoir.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Lightning is common in the summer, so start the hike early. Be prepared for changing weather condions.
Usage: Medium
Restrictions: ATVs and motorcycles are not permitted on this trail.
Water: No water
Information Center: Horses must veer left on Rampart Reservoir Trail and may not ride the entire trail around the reservoir.  Horses are not permitted in the campgrounds or at the boat ramp.

General Information


From Colorado Springs head west on highway 24, and at the second stoplight in Woodland Park by McDonald's turn right. This road will become Rampart Range Road. When you reach a Y in the road at the North end of town veer right. When you come to a T at the end of the pavement turn right again. After 2 miles you will see a large parking area on the left. This is the trailhead.

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