Mount Goliath directions

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Mount Goliath

  • Mount Evans Scenic Byway, Idaho Springs, CO
  • 303-567-3000: Clear Creek Ranger District Visitor Center (Idaho Springs)
  • 720-865-3539: Information for Mount Goliath tours by Denver Botanic Gardens

From Denver (East):

  1. 32.4 miles west on US Interstate 70 to Idaho Springs and take the Mount Evans exit (#240)
  2. 15 miles south on State 103 from Idaho Springs to Mount Evans* Entrance
  3. 2.9 miles to Mount Goliath lower trailhead parking area (11,540 feet), and the Dos Chappell Nature Center is located 2.9 miles from the Mount Evans Entrance to Summit
  4. 1.9 miles to M. Walter Pesman Alpine Trail** & upper trailhead parking

From Dillon (West):

  1. 36 miles east on US Interstate 70 to Idaho Springs (through Eisenhower Tunnel) and take the Mount Evans exit (#240)
  2. 15 miles south on State 103 from Idaho Springs to Mount Evans* Entrance
  3. 2.9 miles to Mount Goliath lower trailhead parking area (11,540 feet), and the Dos Chappell Nature Center is located 2.9 miles from the Mount Evans Entrance to Summit
  4. 1.9 miles to M. Walter Pesman Alpine Trail & upper trailhead parking

*It is 15 miles from Mount Evans Scenic Byway entrance to Mount Evans Summit at 14,264 feet.