Mt. Buckhorn Trail
Use of Trail: Hiking / Bicycles / Horses / ORV on Capt. Jack’s portion of trail)
Length of Trail: 4.74 Miles Roundtrip
Elevation Gain: 803 Ft. Gain
Website: For more detailed information, go to https://www.pptrailmaps.com/pages/mt-buckhorn
Travel south about 0.35 mi. from I-25 (S. Nevada Street exit) and turn right (west) onto W. Cheyenne Blvd. Proceed 2.75 mi. to the intersection of N. Cheyenne Canon Road & S. Cheyenne Canon Road. Turn right at this intersection onto N. Cheyenne Canon Road (past the iron gate) and travel up the winding road for 3.0 miles to the end of the road. There will be an intersection with High Drive (straight ahead), Lower Gold Camp Road (to the right) and the gravel parking lot (to the left). Park in the gravel parking area to the left. The trailhead is at the rear of the parking area. The trail begins at the iron gate that closes Upper Gold Camp Road to motorized vehicles.
Very detailed trail information for Mt. Buckhorn Trail can be found on POCKET PALS Trail Map #3, which is available for sale at the Manitou Springs Visitor’s Center at 354 Manitou Avenue, Manitou Springs, CO (719) 685-5089