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      The Benchmark area is the southern end of the Rocky Mountain Front, located west of the town of Augusta.
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      Region Details
      • 28

      Region Status
      Caution as of Jul 29, 2021
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Trails (view details)
      29
      Trails Mountain Bike
      28
      Trails E-Bike
      9
      Trails Horse
      28
      Trails Hike
      29
      Trails Trail Running
      29
      Trails Dirtbike/Moto
      10
      Trails ATV/ORV/OHV
      1
      Trails Snowshoe
      27
      Trails Backcountry Ski
      28
      Trails Nordic Ski
      28
      Total Distance
      102 miles
      Total Descent
      33,652 ft
      Total Vertical
      4,072 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      8,555 ft
      Reports
      5
      Ridden Counter
      47

      Recent Trail Reports

      National Scenic Trails & Official Routes

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #611761markhollowayaddpoiParking
      Dec 15, 2022 @ 1:09pm
      Dec 15, 2022
      user #611761markhollowayupdateregionBenchmark
      Dec 15, 2022 @ 9:45am
      Dec 15, 2022
      user #611761markhollowayaddpoiParking
      Dec 14, 2022 @ 2:56pm
      Dec 14, 2022
      user #2222240chance-3commenttrailElk Pass and 1 more
      Aug 29, 2021 @ 6:34pm
      Aug 29, 2021
      user #2222240chance-3commenttrailWeasel Creek
      Jul 29, 2021 @ 4:44pm
      Jul 29, 2021

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #2222240chance-3trailSmith CreekDescent trail, a little loose and overgrown in...
      Aug 29, 2021 @ 6:36pm
      Aug 29, 2021
      user #2222240chance-3trailElk PassNice trail, and a fun descent.
      Aug 29, 2021 @ 6:34pm
      Aug 29, 2021
      user #2222240chance-3trailWeasel CreekThis trail is in terrible shape. Needs a LOT...
      Jul 29, 2021 @ 4:44pm
      Jul 29, 2021
      user #1759164BimEwoktrailEast Fork Falls CreekTrail is faint, overgrown, sometimes overly...
      Apr 7, 2021 @ 8:41pm
      Apr 7, 2021
      user #1759164BimEwoktrailEast Fork Falls SpurTrail is faint, overgrown, sometimes overly...
      Apr 7, 2021 @ 8:39pm
      Apr 7, 2021

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      Sun Canyon 10 125.1 km
      Stemple Pass XC Ski Area 329.7 km

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      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike2895 miles31,516 ft57 miles4,072 ft
      #11,424#4,87057
      E-Bike937 miles13,061 ft24 miles2,359 ft
      #4,346#934
      Horse2891 miles31,932 ft58 miles4,072 ft
      #991#6585
      Hike29102 miles33,652 ft64 miles4,072 ft
      #10,407#4,754521
      Trail Running29102 miles33,652 ft64 miles4,072 ft
      #10,346#4,70651
      Dirtbike/Moto1038 miles13,445 ft25 miles2,359 ft
      #304#189
      ATV/ORV/OHV12 miles384 ft1 mile262 ft
      #173
      Snowshoe2796 miles31,965 ft60 miles4,072 ft
      #745#4375
      Backcountry Ski2897 miles32,346 ft61 miles4,072 ft
      #124#645
      Nordic Ski2897 miles32,346 ft61 miles4,072 ft
      #553#3375
      • By evasive MBG & contributors
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      • #30765 - 657 views

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