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Devil's Backbone Open Space

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Address: 2 miles west of Wilson and Eisenhower, Loveland, CO

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Nice to visit if you are interested in odd land masses

My family really liked the topography of this location. The trail is not too long but worth the walk!

Reviewed 17 March 2017
Kory S
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Reviewed 17 March 2017

My family really liked the topography of this location. The trail is not too long but worth the walk!

Thank Kory S
Loveland, CO
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Reviewed 2 March 2017

We actually hiked from Coyote Ridge Open Space into Devil's Backbone. It ended up being a 9.5 mile hike, strenuous but fun!

Thank Sandy S
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Reviewed 23 January 2017 via mobile

Go by yourself, your friend, your family, your kids. Dog and horse friendly. Love this place, sheer red Rock beauty, wonderful walk or run!

Thank Monica H
Woodward, United States
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Reviewed 23 November 2016

We enjoyed this place. We took our grandson to see it as well. He thought it was an interesting place to go. Nothing to do but the Devil's Backbone is pretty cool.

Thank Stephen J
Loveland, Colorado
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Reviewed 15 November 2016

Minutes from the heart of Loveland with great trails, plenty of parking and rest facilities. Trails are mixed use, with a picnic area near the trailhead. About a mile on the trail you'll find a viewing area with benches. 5 minutes further is the keyhole over looking the rockies. This trail connects into Blue Sky, which goes all the way... More 

Loveland, Colorado
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Reviewed 5 November 2016

If you go back in past the first mile, you see few people. If you go in past the first two miles, even fewer. Past the first 3 miles you may be one of two or three people in the space. Excellent red rock trails.

Thank jerekson
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3 reviews
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Reviewed 18 October 2016

This is a site to see and visit. The backbone is big and long and seem to go on forever. It is a amazing thing to see in person.

Thank LisaMarie B
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Reviewed 13 September 2016

Definitely more of a leisure trail than a "hike" but I LOVE this place; I've made sure to go every season and it's ALWAYS beautiful! Not a lot of shade available so be generous with the sunscreen and water!

Thank KatieSue6886
Loveland, Colorado
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4 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 13 September 2016

great hike opportunity, nice medium effort hike but it results in wonderful views of the foothills...a rock bridge, as well. great fun.

Thank trickrun
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Reviewed 25 June 2016 via mobile

There is plenty of parking with restroom and water. The trails are easy to walk. The scenery is beautiful and wildlife. I would give five star if you could climb on the backbone but I fully understand preservation.

Thank Ed S

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