Crooked Stick Trailhead
Bluffs Regional Park
Date Hiked: Nov 6, 2011
- Distance: 3 mi (RT)
- Elevation Gain: 200ft
- Managing Agency: Douglas County Open Space
- Fee: None
Bluffs Regional Park Trail Map (Douglas Co.)
Directions: From Denver, take I-25 south to Lincoln Ave. Head west on Lincoln Ave and turn left (south) onto RidgeGate Parkway. Make a right on Crooked Stick Trail and follow the road to the end and the trailhead.
Bluffs Regional Park is an open space park at the southern reaches of the Denver Metro Area in Douglas County. The park offers a straight forward loop hike with two overlooks. The views from the overlooks are expansive and stretch across the Front Range. You'll get great views of Mt. Evans and Pike's Peak, all towering over the expanse of Denver Suburbs. There are also connector trails that lead to various pieces of the Douglas County trail system such as the Lonehenge Viewpoint Trail.