Mays Peak

Mays Peak (elevation 8283 ft / 2525 m) is an easily accessible peak located in the Cheyenne Canyon. The mountain is just opposite of Mount Buckhorn with High Drive running between them. The summit offers great 360 degree views of the city and the surrounding area.

Length: 2.6 miles round trip from trailhead on Gold Camp road. 0.8 miles from High Drive.

Directions: Coming south on I-25 take exit 140 to access Cheyenne Canyon. Drive all the way through past Helen Hunt falls until you reach parking lot at intersection with Gold Camp Road. You can park there or you can continue up on the gravel High Drive for another mile.

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Photos taken on 9/26/2007

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