The Clear Creek Trail runs 20 miles from metro Denver, through Wheat Ridge, to Golden along a picturesque creek with views of the North and South Table Mountains. A highlight of the trail is the legendary Coors Brewing Company on the path's western end. To travel farther afield, there are connections to the Platte River Trail, Little Dry Creek Trail, Ralston Creek Trail and others.
Parking and Trail Access
A parking lot can be found off Clear Creek Canyon Road on the trail's western end. Mid-way along the trail, parking is available at Prospect Park and Anderson Park in Wheat Ridge.
This has become one of our favorite rides this summer. So many places to start along the way. Lowell ponds was our last entry point. 26 miles roundtrip to Golden. The trail is concrete or asphalt all the way. Watch out for the road bikers, they're traveling ...