This trail does not require any extra
May be dangerous during rain
storms or high snow-melt times of
year due to flooding.
Be sure to check the weather before
you start the trail to ensure the trail
will be safe.
This trail is a great
hike to do as a family. The
children will have fun being
adventurous and climbing all
over the rocks and boulders.
At the back of the campground (north end) you will find a
picnic / camp-site that also has a trail head for this short
but beautiful hike into a box canyon. Trail Type
This trail is for hiking only. Distance
The distance of this trail is 0.65 miles, (1.2 km). The
trial head elevation is 7283 and the elevation gain is
342 ft. Difficulty Moderate
Easy-Moderate. This trail is not recommend for less
active or older people who are not capable of some
minor boulder scrambling.
Mostly a dirt path that is rocky at points. Small boulders
block different parts of the trail.
Trail Coordinates / Points of Interest
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Take in the Views
Much of this hike follows the course of a spring
fed stream follows. You will find yourself
hopping the small stream, scrambling over
boulders and climbing small rock areas to
ascend to another level and continue. This is a
great fun hike with a variety of sights to take in.
Get a Closer Look
Sunglow trail has several little waterfalls (4 feet high) that
are full of life and color. A sight you won’t want to miss is a
tree that grows out of a giant boulder at the back of the
box canyon. The tree has literally split the boulder in two
with it's roots and is a natural wonder to behold.
Do it at Your Own Pace
This may be a place children will enjoy as they can climb over
boulders but parents or guardians should be close and make
sure to assist on slightly difficult areas. This area is a fun place
for all ages to explore.