Booth Falls

#2 of 316 trails in White River National Forest

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Booth Falls is a 4.6 mile out and back trail located near Vail, Colorado that features a waterfall and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking and is accessible from June until August. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.

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Kirk Hamilton (69)

2 Completed1 Reviews

Excellent moderate hike. We had trekking poles which are very helpful in places. Next time we will take a lunch and hike to the lake. You will need about 4 to 5 hours to really enjoy this hike to its fullest.

Emily Sears (243)

8 Completed8 Reviews

Hike past the falls all the way to the lake- very worth it. Crowds thin out significantly after the falls. Very beautiful day hike.

Seth Souza (1082)

127 Completed17 Reviews

Way cool, worth it, quick elevation gain..I only had 2 hours to get up to the falls and problem..lots of cool outcrops to take good shots...water def low but still there, so beautiful out there

Brian Moore (46)

1 Completed1 Reviews

Carol Avery (86)

3 Completed4 Reviews

Crowded but the falls were beautiful. Watch a Slack Liner cross the waterfall. Amazing mountain and valley views! What's with all the dog poop bags left at the side of the trail?!

Mike Thompson (190)

5 Completed4 Reviews

very fun

Sean O'Connor (57)

2 Completed1 Reviews

Great hike - good workout. Falls and views are great

Dave Seibert (157)

2 Completed2 Reviews

Hiked this trail in July and it was beautiful! It is a great hike and the falls are incredible. It is well traveled and you will meet a lot of people going up and down. Get there early to park near the trailhead.

Laurel Dubreuil (513)

13 Completed4 Reviews

Beautiful hike with plenty to see and good places to stop. It took about 1.5 hours up and 1 down and was a little crowded.

Andrea Askins-Ball (725)

16 Completed2 Reviews

Finished this trail yesterday and thoroughly enjoyed it! Took about an hour and a half to get up to the falls and about an hour back (I'm a bit slow right now at eight months pregnant). We spent about 45 minutes up at the falls, between taking photos and eating lunch. Besides the falls, my favorite part of the hike was the wildflower meadow you walk through shortly before reaching the falls.