Ouzel Falls Trail

#4 of 132 trails in Rocky Mountain National Park

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Very good hike. Took it last Sept alone and plan to take extended family in July.

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Brenda Anysz (38)

1 Completed1 Reviews

Scott S. (227)

Beautiful hike, signage is not that great to the Trailhead. Just keep driving until you get to the second parking lot that is likely full. If you are a shutter bug count on taking five hours at least. At Ouzel Fall, make sure you walk around closer to the water fall and get sprayed by the mist. Awesome.

Jim Curtis (62)

2 Completed1 Reviews

Great hike! The falls are beautiful.Too bad the bridge is out so you can get to the top it easily. Lots of cascades along the trail the year(July 2015). get there early,parking goes fast. About 5 mi. round trip. lots of people on the trail

Kaylyn Van Ackeren (47)

11 Completed1 Reviews

Most beautiful waterfall I've seen in Colorado. Highly recommend this hike. Get there early for available parking.

Glenn Crocker (117)

17 Completed2 Reviews

Good hike. Bridge past Ouzel Falls is still being rebuilt.

Patrick Campbell (208)

4 Completed2 Reviews

Joe Elliott (132)

2 Completed2 Reviews

Joe Elliott (132)

2 Completed2 Reviews

Dustin Mobley (1191)

18 Completed18 Reviews

Arrived at TH at 8:45 and parking was pretty full, we found a spot about 1/4 mile from the trailhead. By the time we left around 12 noon there was absolutely no parking. On the way up the trail passed a few people, but by the time we came back down, the trail was packed and ran into a few traffic jams on the trail.
This was a great hike that I will do again, its such a beautiful area. Great hike for families, or that 1st hike of the year. Went by Copeland Falls, Calypso Cascades Falls, and Ouzell Falls and then turned around and came back the same way. The majority of the hike is in the trees, and well shaded. Multiple stream crossings, wildflowers, fishing opportunities, picture opportunities, and many opportunities to get right next to the river. Suitable for Children, my daughter (12) did just fine. I will do this hike again, but spend more time exploring around the falls.

Karen Schieferecke (1042)

42 Completed37 Reviews

We started out early about 8am, parking lot pretty full. Rocky trail. This is a hike I would do every year. 3 waterfalls in one hike Calypso Falls, Calypso Cascades and Copeland Falls