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Kelly Flats

Larimer County, Colorado

Kelly Flats

How to Get There

From US-287 & Poudre Canyon Highway (14), head west approximately 25.3 Miles until you reach the Kelly Flats Trail Head on the North Side of the Road. It is about 10 miles past the Mishawaka bar and grill.

Detailed Description

Heart Attack Hill is loose, rocky and steep with concrete at steepest part on top Heart Attack Hill Alternate has several steep sections and more narrow, but slightly easier The remainder of the Kelly Flats Road is easy and scenic Note Please be courteous to nearby homeowners and observe speed limits on the center sections of the Kelly Flats Road Recommended Maps Trails Illustrated #101 Cache La Poudre, Big Thompson Trails Illustrated #112 Poudre River, Cameron Pass USFS Roosevelt and Arapaho NF Roosevelt Canyon Lakes MVUM47 mile loop through Kelly Flats, Seven Mile, and the singletrack Swamp Creek Cutoff. Connects trails using country roads and singletrack so you must be street legal and on a motorcycle for this loop. Be prepared for big hills, lots of rocks, and water.

Adopted Trails

FR168   Larimer County 4WD Club

Trail System Information

Location: 40.6826166667, -105.482996667
Location is: Staging Area at Trailhead
Nearest City: Fort Collins
Difficulty (1-10): 6-8
Distance (mi): 20
Time (hh:mm): 01:30
Lowest Elevation (ft): 7000
Highest Elevation (ft): 10500
Best for: 4WDMotorcycleATVUTV

Note that not all of the trails in an area will be open to all vehicle types. Follow the Motor Vehicle Use Maps (MVUM)s and signage for the area and ride only on trails open to and wider than your OHV.

Maps/GPS files: PDF ZIP KMZ Map Map C Map D

Visit the Trail Maps page for download/print instructions, information about the Avenza App for PDF files, or a complete list of available maps!

More Info: Canyon Lakes Ranger District (970) 295-6700
  Arapaho and Roosevelt National Forests and Pawnee National Grassland (970) 295-6700
  MVUM Page

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