Deer Creek Canyon Park

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  1. CLOSED: Plymouth Creek Trail at Deer Creek Canyon Park, temporary closures 10/3 – 10/27 from 8:00 a.m.– 4:30 p.m., Monday - Thursdays. Closed between the Deer Creek Canyon Park trailhead & Meadowlark Trail junction. No mountain bike access from Deer Creek Canyon Park during these times. This will also affect thru rides of Black Bear Trail from Hildebrand Ranch Park. Please respect closures for the safety of park visitors and crews.

Deer Creek Canyon Park has several trails that hikers and equestrians can have to themselves including Meadowlark, Homesteader, and Golden Eagle Trails. On multi-use trails, mountain bikers enjoy the challenge of  “The Wall,” a steep section of rocky terrain on Plymouth Creek Trail, and pedal the 2.5-mile Red Mesa Loop. All park visitors should be aware of the risk of rattlesnake encounters. 

Black Bear Trail*

The Black Bear Trail is a difficult shared-use trail connecting Deer Creek Canyon Park and Hildebrand Ranch Park. Seasonal closure in effect February 1-July 31. View Black Bear Trail Map

*Notice: This trail crosses multiple jurisdictions beyond land owned/managed by Jeffco Open Space and may fall under different regulations. 

Black Bear Trail Seasonal Closure Map
Black Bear Trail Fact Sheet and Map

Deer Creek Canyon Park interactive map

Deer Creek Canyon Trailhead
13388 Grizzly Drive
Littleton, CO 80127

Deer Creek Canyon Park Map
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