Chautauqua Trail is a 1.2-mile out-and-back path and is an extremely high-trafficked attraction. Both tourists and locals use this trail to hike straight through the heart of the historic Chautauqua Meadow and gaze upon the majestic Flatirons. Don't let this smooth hike fool you. The trail gets hot without shade, so be sure to pack extra water for you and the dogs. Stop to read interpretive signs along the way to learn more about Chautauqua's rich history and landscape. Use this trail to access many other paths throughout the Chautauqua area.