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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • 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
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  • < 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
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  • 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
ATV/ORV/OHV Filter
Max Vehicle Width
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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
  • Ideal
  • 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
      Up on the bench overlooking Montrose, this trail system is wedged between Spring Creek Canyon and Dave Wood Road. Mostly easy trails with a mix of sand and some rocky sections and dry creek crossings.
      Spring Canyon Trailhead google parking directions
      Region Details
      • 2
      • 6
      • 6

      Region Status
      Open as of Aug 1, 2020
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      14
      Trails Mountain Bike
      14
      Trails E-Bike
      1
      Trails Hike
      14
      Trails Trail Running
      14
      Trails Horse
      2
      Trails Dirtbike
      1
      Trails ATV/ORV/OHV
      1
      Trails Snowshoe
      1
      Total Distance
      12 miles
      Total Descent
      1,177 ft
      Total Vertical
      629 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      6,801 ft
      Reports
      72
      Photos
      9
      Ridden Counter
      360

      Recent Ridelog Activity in Region

      Today
      • 0 rides
      • 0 ft avg distance
      Yesterday
      • 0 rides
      • 0 ft avg distance
      Past Week
      • 3 rides
      • 15 miles avg distance

      Photos of Buzzard Gulch Mountain Bike

      trail: Dakota Rim
      19 |
      Oct 14, 2019 @ 3:24pm
      Oct 14, 2019
      trail: Dakota Rim
      35 |
      Oct 14, 2019 @ 3:23pm
      Oct 14, 2019
      trail: Buzzard Gulch
      22 |
      Sep 10, 2019 @ 12:20pm
      Sep 10, 2019
      trail: PJ Way
      19 |
      Sep 10, 2019 @ 12:17pm
      Sep 10, 2019

      Videos of Buzzard Gulch Mountain Bike

      pj way buzzard gulch
      6:07 | 89 | Jan 22, 2017

      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #2303894KayletsgoaddreportBuzzard Gulch
      Aug 1, 2020 @ 6:31am
      Aug 1, 2020
      user #1137048dreadlockdaveaddreportBuzzard Gulch and 5 more
      Jul 23, 2020 @ 3:28pm
      Jul 23, 2020
      user #1258799mpstensonaddtrailLegit Gully
      Jul 1, 2020 @ 11:08am
      Jul 1, 2020
      user #2134731GarbakaddtrailDakota Rim Connector to Lower Spring Creek Trailhead
      Jun 30, 2020 @ 3:09pm
      Jun 30, 2020
      user #1137048dreadlockdaveaddreportBuzzard Gulch and 4 more
      Jun 22, 2020 @ 6:36am
      Jun 22, 2020

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #147791aaronchucktrailRusty BucketsThe. Buzzard Gulch trails should be Blue, not...
      May 15, 2020 @ 7:37pm
      May 15, 2020
      user #1220467andwrongtrailRusty BucketsGreat trail! Very nice riding from the Rusty...
      Nov 9, 2019 @ 6:13pm
      Nov 9, 2019
      user #1220467andwrongtrailPJ Way11/9/2019, I would disagree with the...
      Nov 9, 2019 @ 6:10pm
      Nov 9, 2019

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      Sunset Mesa 5 7 14.9 km
      Spring Creek Canyon 1 5 15.2 km
      Dry Creek 5 9 5 19.7 km
      Peach Valley 1 1 113.5 km
      Uncompahgre Plateau 2 17 313.9 km
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