Image courtesy of Black Forest Trails Association.
Location: 8510 Burgess Rd, Colorado Springs, CO 80908
Park Hours: April – October 5:00 AM to 9:00 PM, November – March 6:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Amenities: Well marked 4-mile, multi-use perimeter trail loop, with vault toilet at the trailhead. School in the Woods is also located on this property.
Black Forest Section 16 spans 640 acres. The trail is a fairly wide gravel path with very little elevation change. The area is heavily forested, providing some shade during your hike. It’s a local favorite for equestrians and families.
Volunteer: Black Forest Trails Association
Managed by El Paso County Parks Department: (719) 520-7529. For more info visit communityservices.elpasoco.com.