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Devil's Backbone Open Space

2 miles west of Wilson and Eisenhower, Loveland, CO
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Must see if in the Loveland Area

Great place to get out and enjoy some beautiful natural scenery while in the Loveland area. You... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Chris K
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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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This place was reminiscent of Garden of the Gods. The stand-up snadstone formation were awesome... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good30%
  • Average9%
  • Poor0%
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“easy hike” (7 reviews)
“great hike” (5 reviews)
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2 miles west of Wilson and Eisenhower, Loveland, CO
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Reviewed yesterday

Great place to get out and enjoy some beautiful natural scenery while in the Loveland area. You just might see some wildlife too!

Thank Chris K
Reviewed 6 days ago

This place was reminiscent of Garden of the Gods. The stand-up snadstone formation were awesome natural beauty. HIking is open and hot, wait for a cloudy day.

Thank uphill69
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We took at hike here last summer and it was really cool but the only issue was not having any shade at all.

Thank 07BigBlue
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

It's was raining the day we drove by so we did not get to hike, but we did drive around and take some pictures from the car. It is a pretty impressive rock formation., and I bet it would be more impressive up close. We...More

Thank Lisa J
Reviewed 5 May 2017

The area is free to the public. Trails are easy to mild difficulty. Some trails are not marked well.

Thank vickiebrewer
Reviewed 17 March 2017

My family really liked the topography of this location. The trail is not too long but worth the walk!

Thank Kory S
Reviewed 2 March 2017

We actually hiked from Coyote Ridge Open Space into Devil's Backbone. It ended up being a 9.5 mile hike, strenuous but fun!

Thank Sandy S
Reviewed 23 January 2017 via mobile

Go by yourself, your friend, your family, your kids. Dog and horse friendly. Love this place, sheer red Rock beauty, wonderful walk or run!

Thank Monica H
Reviewed 23 November 2016

We enjoyed this place. We took our grandson to see it as well. He thought it was an interesting place to go. Nothing to do but the Devil's Backbone is pretty cool.

Thank Stephen J
Reviewed 15 November 2016

Minutes from the heart of Loveland with great trails, plenty of parking and rest facilities. Trails are mixed use, with a picnic area near the trailhead. About a mile on the trail you'll find a viewing area with benches. 5 minutes further is the keyhole...More

Thank TJLTT
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