Devils Head Trail

Highlights:
Spectacular view of eastern plains and foothills, Pikes Peak, Sangre De Cristo Range and Mount Evans and Rocky Mountain National Park; great rock formations; trail through conifers and aspen forest; Devil’s Head Fire Lookout at the end of the trail on spectacular red rocks at 9,748 feet

Trail Rating:
Moderate difficulty; 948 feet of elevation gain in 1.4 miles; 9,780 feet in elevation at the summit

Trail Length:
2.8 miles roundtrip

Trail Surface:
Natural surface

Uses:
Hiking, non-motorized

Amenities:
Two restrooms, parking area

Location:
From Santa Fe (CO Hwy. 85), take Hwy. 67 SE 10 miles to CR 5/Rampart Range Road; drive south 8.5 miles to the Devils Head Trailhead on the east side. Road to trailhead may be rough.

Contact:
Pike National Forest at 303-275-5610