Known for the nearby herd of buffalo often visible during a drive west on Interstate 70 from Denver, CO is Genesee Park. Bisected by the interstate, this park has hiking trails on each side of the highway, with the southern section centered around trails leading up to the 8,284ft Genesee Mountain. The 9.5-mile Beaver Brook Trail on the north side of the highway leads all the way east to Lookout Mountain high above Golden, CO.

When Open? Area Acres Operated By
Year-round 2,359 acres Denver Mountain Parks
Dogs Allowed? Miles of Trail Max/Min Elev (ft)
Dogs allowed on leash 19 6,280ft - 8,270ft

Genesee Park Trail and Map Finder

Area Hiking Trails:
1 - Beaver Brook Connector Trail
2 - Beaver Brook Trail
3 - Braille Trail
4 - Chavez Trail
5 - Gudy Gaskill Trail
Area Trailheads:
1 - Beaver Brook Trail
2 - Chief Hosa Trailhead
3 - Genesee Mountain Trailhead
Area Campgrounds: