This trail is easily accessible off Highway 36. It follows Lion Gulch into the Homestead Meadows area. The Lion Gulch Trail gains 1080 feet over 2.75 miles into the Homestead Meadows Area.
Directions from Estes Park: Lion Gulch Trail is located on Hwy 36, 13 miles west of Lyons and 8 miles east of Estes Park. From Estes park travel to the 8 mile marker on Hwy 36. The trailhead is situated on the south side of the road. "Lion Gulch" signs are at the trailhead.
Spring through Fall .