Flatirons Vista South Trail

Trail Meter: 
Closed

Flatirons Vista South is one of those trails that on the surface isn’t much of a bike trail, but has some hidden gems for those who look off the trail. The trail starts out with a moderate climb up into the evergreens. After you get into the trees the trail comes together with the Prairie Vista Trail. Stay left to continue your journey around Flatirons Vista South. Once you go through the gate, the trail really picks up character. The trail winds through the evergreens and flows downhill all the way to Doudy Draw. This is the area where you need to keep your head up - deer can be seen here most of the year, and in the summer, you will see thousands of dandelions! This trail, as with all of the trails in the Marshall Mesa area, can be very busy with different user groups. Please be very courteous to all of them!

 

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T: 2 A: 3 C: 4

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2.4 mi.
255 ft.

Comments

clear in spots... snow is packed and icy... sketchy stuff

The west section is in good shape with packed snow. Avoid the east as it is "muddy" from the cows near the drinking hole. Take Prairie Vista instead.

Trail Meter: Closed»Fair

reopened - go through the mud, not around it

closed as of 12/8, check https://bouldercolorado.gov/osmp/temporary-closures for updates

Trail Meter: Fair»

OSMP is closing this trail as of Thursday December 3...

Trail Meter: Closed»Fair

OSMP has reopened trail - actual conditions not known

Still under muddy trails closure; conditions monitored on a daily basis and will be re-opened when ground conditions permit

Trail Meter: Good»Closed

Melting snow = mud. Closed by OSMP until trails dry out.

Trail Meter: Closed»Good

muddy trails closure lifted on 10/26

Trail Meter: Good»Closed

OSMP muddy trails closure, check https://bouldercolorado.gov/osmp/temporary-closures for updates

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