At the summit of Loveland Pass in the Front Range west of Denver, a parking area / trailhead allows high-elevation access to the surrounding alpine terrain. East from the pass there are developed trails that will take you to Mount Sniktau (13,234ft elevation) after 1.8 miles or 2.7 miles to Grizzly Peak (13,427ft elevation).

When Open? Area Acres Operated By
Year-round; 24 hours a day 3,090 acres US Forest Service:
Dillon Ranger District
Clear Creek Ranger District
Dogs Allowed? Miles of Trail Max/Min Elev (ft)
Dogs allowed - must be on leash in developed areas 6 10,630ft - 13,410ft

Loveland Pass Hiking Area Trail and Map Finder

Area Hiking Trails:
1 - Cupid - Grizzly Peak Trail
2 - Loveland Pass Area Trails 1
3 - Loveland Pass Area Trails 2
4 - Loveland Pass Area Trails 3
5 - Mount Sniktau Trail
Area Trailheads:
1 - Mount Sniktau Trail
Area Campgrounds: