The 9 Creeks Loop traverses four trails of the Denver Regional Trail System, including the Sand Creek Trail, the High Line Canal, the Cherry Creek Trail, and the Platte River Trail. Encircling Denver, this 42-mile loop passes through urban, suburban, rural, agricultural, and commercial areas. You’ll pass through the watersheds of First Creek, Second Creek, Sand Creek, Lee Gulch, Cherry Creek, Dry Creek, Toll Gate Creek, High Line Canal, and Platte River.

Final Thoughts 9 Creeks Loop

Final Thoughts 9 Creeks Loop

Walking Around Denver Is Awesome Earlier this year, I set out the goal to research, name, and then walk a 40-mile loop around Denver on the Sand ...
9 Creeks Loop Mile 37-40 Back to Mile 0

9 Creeks Loop Mile 37-40 Back to Mile 0

9 Creeks Loop Mile 37-40 Back to Mile 0 After walking 2-3 hours daily, 9 days in a row, on the 9 Creeks Loop–a 40-mile Loop around ...
9 Creeks Loop Mile 35-38 Rounding the Platte River

9 Creeks Loop Mile 35-38 Rounding the Platte River

9 Creeks Loop Mile 35-38 Rounding the Platte River I’m walking a 40-mile loop around Denver on a what I’ve branded as the 9 Creeks Loop ...
9 Creeks Loop Mile 33-35 Confluence Park

9 Creeks Loop Mile 33-35 Confluence Park

9 Creeks Loop Mile 33-35 Too Hot! I’m melting. After reaching the Platte River from the Cherry Creek Trail, excitement built to do 9 Creeks ...
9 Creeks Loop Mile 28-33 The Cherry Creek Rush

9 Creeks Loop Mile 28-33 The Cherry Creek Rush

9 Creeks Loop Mile 28-33 Cherry Creek I am walking a 40-mile loop around Denver I call the 9 Creeks Loop. Each night I amble about 5 miles at around ...
9 Creeks Loop Mile 23-28 Hello Cherry Creek

9 Creeks Loop Mile 23-28 Hello Cherry Creek

9 Creeks Loop Mile 23-28 New Trail, New Creeks After enjoying a wonderful 4th of July with my family, I decided it’d be fun to walk the 9 ...
9 Creeks Loop Mile 17-23 Expo Park, Fairmount Cemetery

9 Creeks Loop Mile 17-23 Expo Park, Fairmount Cemetery

9 Creeks Loop Mile 17-23 We Turn West then South I am walking the 9 Creeks Loop over a two-week period here in Denver. This Loop makes a 40-mile loop ...
9 Creeks Loop Mile 14-17 Turning West to Denver

9 Creeks Loop Mile 14-17 Turning West to Denver

9 Creeks Loop Mile 14-17 Turning West to Denver I am walking the 9 Creeks Loop which circles Denver for 40 miles. Still along the High Line Canal, 9 ...
9 Creeks Loop Mile 9-14 Meandering through Aurora

9 Creeks Loop Mile 9-14 Meandering through Aurora

9 Creeks Loop Mile 9-14 Meandering through Aurora I am walking the 9 Creeks Loop, which circles Denver for 40 miles. 9 Creeks Loop mile 9-14 begins ...