East Elk Creek Trail (Centennial Trail)

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Connects: East Elk Road (CR 241), Forest Service Road #654, Spring Creek Trail

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East Elk Creek Trail

East Elk Creek Trail, also called Centennial Trail in New Castle

New Castle, CO – Medium – 5 Miles – Hike, Run, Horseback Ride, Dog Friendly – Dirt

East Elk Creek Trail #1841, also called Centennial Trail, is an intermediate/moderate trail you can hike, run, and horseback ride that is dog friendly. This is a 5 mile dirt trail near New Castle, CO.

To get to the trailhead from New Castle, take 7th Street/Midland Avenue and follow it left to Buford Road (CR 245). In 1.2 miles take the right branch of the Y onto East Elk Road (CR 241). In 4.3 miles there is a parking lot on the left. Be careful, the East Elk Road (CR 241) becomes progressively more primitive as you travel up to the parking area and trailhead.

Parking Area to Bridge/Trailhead – 1.7 Miles
Bridge/Trailhead to Spring Creek Trail – 3.2 Miles

More information about the East Elk Creek Trail (Centennial Trail) can be found at:
White River National Forest – East Elk Creek Trail #1841 (Hiking)

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East Elk Creek Trailhead

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