Here are 12 short hikes to waterfalls found around Colorado.
NOTE: The access to Colorado's many destinations can be limited by a number of things, including safety restrictions, road closures, weather, and more. Do additional research about the current open status prior to planning a trip to one of these spots.
Rifle Falls State Park (Photo) Credit kwiktor (iStock)
Treasure Falls (Photo) Credit Leslie James
Helen Hunt Falls (Photo) Credit Mike Sinko Photography (Flickr)
North Clear Creek Falls (Photo) Credit Irwin Badeaux
Bridal Veil Falls Photo Credit: matthewnorth (Flickr)
Rainbow Falls (Photo) Credit markbyzewski (Flickr)
Piedra Falls (Photo) Credit J. Prescott Photography
Fish Creek Falls (Photo) Credit DQmountaingirl (flickr)
Zapata Falls (Photo) Credit Christian Murdock, The Gazette
Box Canyon Falls (Photo) Credit Katie Black Regan
Cornet Creek Falls (Photo) OutThere Colorado file photo
Seven Falls, Colorado Springs (Photo) Credit John Fowler
Leslie James is all about Colorado when it comes to writing features, sharing adventures, and creating colorful galleries. She loves camping, hiking, mountain biking and snowboarding. Leslie joined OutThere Colorado in November 2020.
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Spencer McKee is OutThere Colorado's Director of Content and Operations. In his spare time, Spencer loves to hike, rock climb, and trail run. He's on a mission to summit all 58 of Colorado's fourteeners and has already climbed more than half.