Dawson Butte Open Space Trail

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  3.3 from 7 votes
green  Easy from 5 votes
Rank: #1 in the Castle Rock area
#730 in CO, #7,256 Overall
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Jul 9 Green - Dry, some sand on the SE side.
Trail in the area near Perry Park,
“A five mile loop through forested areas with open meadows and views of the Front Range Mountains.”
Richard Cota on Sep 5, 2013
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5.08.0 milesKilometers 398’121 m Ascent 6,841’2,085 m High 3% Avg Grade (2°)
Singletrack Type -405’-123 m Descent 6,531’1,991 m Low 9% Max Grade (5°)
14:48 average time for 6.2 miles. Details

The five-mile loop trail on Dawson Butte Open Space travels through mostly forested areas with open meadows and views of the Front Range Mountains. The trail follows gently rolling terrain but near the bottom or southwest part of the trail, there's a section with a lot of sand.
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PHOTOS of Dawson Butte Open Space Trail
  3.3 from 3 votes
Flowing singletrack ideal for young riders. (Perry Park, CO)
  3.0 from 3 votes
Dawson Butte. (Perry Park, CO)
  2.3 from 3 votes
Path into the forest. (Perry Park, CO)
  2.3 from 3 votes
Start of ride. (Perry Park, CO)
  2.3 from 3 votes
Dawson Butte (Perry Park, CO)
  2.3 from 3 votes
The climb out. (Perry Park, CO)