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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction
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The colour categories are based on what percentage of riders are riding a trail in its intended direction.
  • > 96%
  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
Trail Last Ridden
Trailforks scans ridelogs to determine the last time a trail was ridden.
  • < 2 days
  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
Trail Ridden Direction
The intended direction a trail should be ridden.
  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
ContributeDetails
Colors indicate trail is missing specified detail.
  • Description
  • Photos
  • Description & Photos
  • Videos
Trail Popularity ?
Trailforks scans ridelogs to determine which trails are ridden the most in the last 9 months. Trails are compared with nearby trails in the same city region with a possible 25 colour shades. Think of this as a heatmap, more rides = more kinetic energy = warmer colors.
  • most popular
  • popular
  • less popular
  • not popular

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Trail Difficulties
  • Access Road/Trail
  • White
  • Green
  • Blue
  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

Trail Report Status
  • Clear / Green
  • Minor Issue / Yellow
  • Significant Issue / Amber
  • Closed

  • Land Owner Overlay
  • Wilderness (typically no bikes in USA)
  • BLM (public)
  • USFS (Wildlife sanctuaries darker than usfs)
  • State land
  • Indigenous
  • Military
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
  • Map Markers
  • trail Trail Head
  • photo Photo
  • place Directory Listing
  • region Riding Area
  • TTF TTF
  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
  • Information Information
  • Warning Warning
  • Directions Directions
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • eBike Charging Point eBike Charging Point
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Gate Gate
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Ladder Ladder
  • Stairs Stairs
  • Bridge Bridge
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
  • Other Other
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      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      Dry Lake Parking google parking directions
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      Region Details
      • 12
      • 5
      • 9
      • 8
      • 1

      Region Status
      Open as of Aug 28, 2019

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Global Ranking
      #1,521
      State Ranking
      #48
      Trails (view details)
      36
      Trails Mountain Bike
      38
      Trails E-Bike
      12
      Trails Hike
      38
      Trails Trail Running
      38
      Trails Horse
      13
      Trails Dirtbike
      12
      Total Distance
      81 miles
      Total Descent
      20,435 ft
      Total Vertical
      4,243 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      11,381 ft
      Reports
      84
      Photos
      125
      Ridden Counter
      2,075

      Recent Ridelog Activity in Region

      Today
      • 0 rides
      • 0 ft avg distance
      Yesterday
      • 0 rides
      • 0 ft avg distance
      Past Week
      • 1 rides
      • 12 miles avg distance

      Photos of Buffalo Pass Mountain Bike

      trail: G.E.M.
      9 |
      Sep 27, 2019 @ 1:29pm
      Sep 27, 2019
      trail: Flash of Gold
      4 |
      Sep 23, 2019 @ 1:05pm
      Sep 23, 2019
      trail: Flash of Gold
      8 |
      Aug 20, 2019 @ 9:00am
      Aug 20, 2019
      trail: Flash of Gold
      4 |
      Aug 20, 2019 @ 8:43am
      Aug 20, 2019

      Videos of Buffalo Pass Mountain Bike

      trail: Grouse
      0:16 | 6 | Sep 27, 2019
      BTR fall edit
      5:07 | 228 | Nov 16, 2017
      Grouse Trail on Buffalo Pass in Steamboat...
      trail: Grouse
      449 | Oct 12, 2017 , Steamboat Springs
      Grouse Trail on Buffalo Pass in Steamboat...
      117 | Oct 12, 2017

      Recent Trail Reports

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      G.E.M.
      Aug 28, 2019 @ 6:12am
      Aug 28, 2019
      DryewmeyerRecently completed trail. May be soft or...
      Flash of Gold
      Aug 19, 2019 @ 3:58pm
      Aug 19, 2019
      Drytacotom136
      Flash of Gold
      Aug 19, 2019 @ 3:58pm
      Aug 19, 2019
      Drytacotom136
      Flash of Gold (Moto Section)
      Aug 19, 2019 @ 3:58pm
      Aug 19, 2019
      Drytacotom136
      Grouse
      Aug 19, 2019 @ 3:58pm
      Aug 19, 2019
      Very Drytacotom136
      Ditch Trail
      Aug 19, 2019 @ 3:58pm
      Aug 19, 2019
      Drytacotom136
      Ditch Trail
      Aug 19, 2019 @ 3:58pm
      Aug 19, 2019
      Drytacotom136
      GWB (Lower)
      Aug 14, 2019 @ 10:06pm
      Aug 14, 2019
      DryewmeyerDirtbike Minor erosion (trail braiding, small ruts...
      GWB (Upper)
      Aug 14, 2019 @ 10:03pm
      Aug 14, 2019
      DryewmeyerDirtbike Minor erosion (trail braiding, small ruts...
      Bear Tree Ridge (BTR)
      Aug 10, 2019 @ 6:28pm
      Aug 10, 2019
      Very Drymrniceguy4319

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #442885ewmeyeraddtrailSprangus
      Oct 10, 2019 @ 12:18pm
      Oct 10, 2019
      user #788625toddupdatetrailSoda Mountain and 3 more
      Oct 10, 2019 @ 8:48am
      Oct 10, 2019
      user #442885ewmeyerupdatetrailSoda Mountain
      Oct 10, 2019 @ 8:13am
      Oct 10, 2019
      user #1950470dhfox2wishlisttrailSoda Mountain
      Oct 7, 2019 @ 11:54am
      Oct 7, 2019
      user #1324358Jdasilva915riddentrailGrouse and 1 more
      Oct 7, 2019 @ 6:42am
      Oct 7, 2019

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #1072004matthelm1trailFSRQuick and easy route to get from GEM/Flash of...
      Sep 27, 2019 @ 1:36pm
      Sep 27, 2019
      user #1072004matthelm1trailG.E.M.Rode it yesterday... definitely a blue and...
      Sep 27, 2019 @ 1:27pm
      Sep 27, 2019
      user #1072004matthelm1trailSpring CreekGreat multi-use trail with a downhill bike...
      Sep 16, 2019 @ 1:31pm
      Sep 16, 2019
      user #1072004matthelm1trailGrouseGreat black trail with plenty of harder double...
      Sep 16, 2019 @ 12:45pm
      Sep 16, 2019
      user #1510235RonBurgundysLoveChildtrailGrouseOne of the best trails I’ve ridden! Proper...
      Aug 31, 2019 @ 6:26pm
      Aug 31, 2019

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      Rabbit Ears Pass 1 35.1 km
      Mount Werner 5 66.5 km
      Steamboat Bike Park 7 9 38.1 km
      Emerald Mountain 4 40 69.4 km
      In Town Trails 6 19.5 km

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