Centennial Cone Park offers a near-backcountry experience, with a 12-mile trail loop that challenges stamina, offers sweeping views of Clear Creek and provides the opportunity to see elk and other wildlife over wide expanses.
Alternating Use On weekends, hike and horseback ride on odd-numbered dates; bike on even-numbered dates. See schedule.
Hunting Closure Centennial Cone Park is our only park that allows a seasonal hunting closure. The park is closed December and January.
Centennial Cone West Trailhead 2224 Douglas Mountain Drive Golden, CO 80403 No trailer parking
Centennial Cone North Trailhead 3956 Camino Perdido Golden, CO 80403 Trailer parking permitted
Mayhem Gulch Trailhead 32447 US Highway 6 Golden, CO 80403 No trailer parking
Elk Range Trail, including the interior of the park, is closed from February 1 through mid-June to protect elk during their calving season. All other trails are open. More Info