Towers

 6 votes

3.2 Miles 5.1 Kilometers

Doubletrack

1,619' 494 m

Ascent

-3' -1 m

Descent

7,148' 2,179 m

High

5,531' 1,686 m

Low

10%

Avg Grade (6°)

23%

Max Grade (13°)

All Clear

7,148' 2,179 m

High

5,531' 1,686 m

Low

10%

Avg Grade (6°)

23%

Max Grade (13°)

A service road to access the radio towers at Horsetooth Mountain Park.

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Towers is a wide, smooth service road. It's not technical, but has an aggressive grade. Put in the work to climb from the Soderberg Open Space parking lot and access many more trails at Horsetooth Mountain Park! Towers offers some fantastic views of both Horsetooth Reservoir and the city of Fort Collins to the East. There are plenty of trees for shade.

Near the top, there's a spur (South) to access the northern towers. If you stay on the main trail, it will make its way to the southern towers. Once at the top, there are some spectacular views!

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Sep 24, 2016
Mike McD
Sep 3, 2016
Jennifer Peterson
Aug 14, 2016
seth ODell
Accessed Carey spgs 2.9mi — 1h 35m
May 27, 2016
Jared Crockett
It's steep, wish there were a better way to climb the mountain

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  2.8 from 6 votes

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