Length: 6.50 miles
Loop Trail? No
Allowed Uses: Bicycling (on pavement)
Dogs - On leash
Equestrian - Riding
Pedestrian - Walking/Hiking/Running
Agency: City, Town, or County
Entry Fee? No
Parking Fee? No
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Location: Wheat Ridge, Follows Clear Creek south of Interstate 70 in Wheat Ridge. Many access points.
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The Clear Creek Trail winds its way through five miles of the Wheat Ridge Greenbelt from Youngfield Street to Harlan Street. Long portions of the Clear Creek Trail hug the creek margin and lends to the feeling of passing through an eastern forest unusually for the arid climate of the Colorado Front Range. This no fee trail is accessible to everyone and passes by four lakes providing bonus opportunities for both bird and wildlife viewing by trail users.
Width: 120 inches.
Primary Surface: Concrete
Secondary Surface: Concrete
Average Grade: 2%
Maximum Grade: 5%
Elevation Low Point: 5,280
Elevation High Point: 5,450
Elevation Gain (cumulative): Not Available
Year Designated: 2007
Supporting Webpages and DocumentsWebsite: Google Map of Clear Creek Trail location
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