Mueller State Park
Woodland Park, Colorado – Point of Geological Interest G9
Image courtesy of Colorado Parks and Wildife
This state park is nestled on the backside of Pikes Peak and containswonderful exposures of weathered and rounded Pikes Peak Granite. The Wapiti self-guided nature trail has a brochure and a geology stop, and the Outlook Ridge trail has three scenic overlooks perched on the top of granite knobs. The visitor center has interactive displays that describe the regional geology and minerals. Geology campfire talks are given on an occasional basis, and focus on geology of the region.
Tel: (719) 687-2366
On the web: Mueller State Park