Use of Trail: Hiking Only
Length of Trail: 0.70 Miles
Elevation Gain: 198 feet
Silver Cascade Falls Trail is a popular short trail that starts at Helen Hunt Falls and in a short amount of time allows you to experience the beauty of N. Cheyenne Canon and two beautiful waterfalls.
From I-25, exit at Nevada Avenue and turn souith onto S. Nevada Avenue .Travel about 0.35 mi. and turn west on W. Cheyenne Blvd. Proceed 2.75 mi. to the intersection of N. Cheyenne Canon Road & S. Cheyenne Canon Road. The Starsmore Discovery Center is located here. Turn right at this intersection onto N. Cheyenne Canon Road (past the iron gate) and travel up the winding road for 2.56 miles to the trailhead on the left side of the road. Look for the trailhead at a sharp curve in the road at Helen Hunt Falls (there is also a seasonal visitor’s center here). The parking area across the road is paved. There are portable restrooms in the parking area.