The trail offers the opportunity for a long day trip or a pleasant overnight. It is well maintained and easy to follow. Attractions are the easy access, fishing in the lake, and big game. Several good campsites exist along the route.
Directions from Moffat, Colorado: Take Colorado Highway 17 north approximately 7.5 miles to Mirage Lane Road (Road AA). Go east on Mirage Lane Road to the crossing of Wild Cherry Creek. The trail begins before the crossing. The trail is closed to motorized traffic.
Late April through September .