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      A combination of single track and 4x4 dirt roads with connections to the Chicken Creek Trail and Mancos State Park. This area is closed to bikes during the winter months due to grooming for nordic skiing.
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      Land Status: National Forest
      Land Manager: USFS
      Chicken Creek TH/Parking google parking directions
      Access Info:
      Take 184 north from Mancos 3 miles. Turn right on CR 40/Millwood Rd. Folllow this 3 miles until you reach the National Forest. Take a right into the Chicken Creek Trailhead parking lot
      Activities Click to view
      Region Details
      • 2
      • 12
      • 1

      Region Status
      Open as of Sep 5, 2021
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      15
      Trails Mountain Bike
      15
      Trails E-Bike
      2
      Trails Hike
      15
      Trails Trail Running
      15
      Trails Horse
      13
      Trails Dirtbike/Moto
      2
      Trails ATV/ORV/OHV
      2
      Trails Snowshoe
      3
      Trails Nordic Ski
      9
      Total Distance
      24 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      5 miles
      Total Descent
      629 ft
      Total Vertical
      1,303 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      8,996 ft
      Reports
      20
      Ridden Counter
      126

      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #1148302msmcfateaddtrailLower Little Bauer
      Nov 8, 2021 @ 1:01pm
      Nov 8, 2021
      user #1640785MancosTrailsaddtrailChicken Little and 1 more
      Nov 5, 2021 @ 12:34pm
      Nov 5, 2021
      user #1148302msmcfateupdatetrailLittle Bauer Road
      Nov 5, 2021 @ 7:23am
      Nov 5, 2021
      user #1640785MancosTrailsaddtrailLittle Bauer Road
      Nov 5, 2021 @ 7:01am
      Nov 5, 2021
      user #1148302msmcfateupdatetrailUpper Little Bauer and 2 more
      Nov 3, 2021 @ 12:32pm
      Nov 3, 2021

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #1640785MancosTrailstrailLower Little BauerFixed this! Thanks.
      Feb 20, 2021 @ 3:59pm
      Feb 20, 2021
      user #2392587WyldeRidertrailRush ConnectorThis trail IS open to equestrians. Mountain...
      Sep 13, 2020 @ 12:37pm
      Sep 13, 2020
      user #2392587WyldeRidertrailLower Little BauerThis trail IS open to equestrians!
      Sep 13, 2020 @ 12:35pm
      Sep 13, 2020
      user #2307656CroxroantrailHamlin LoopThis needs to be changed to green difficulty
      Jul 21, 2020 @ 9:07am
      Jul 21, 2020
      user #2307656CroxroantrailRush SpurThis needs to be changed to green difficulty
      Jul 21, 2020 @ 9:07am
      Jul 21, 2020

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      Mancos State Park 42.1 km
      Transfer Recreation Area 1 7 3 25.4 km
      Echo Basin Riding Area 1 25.7 km
      Menefee Mountain 18.1 km
      Madden Peak Area 1 1 19 km

      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike1524 miles630 ft5 miles1,302 ft
      #4,840#2,12820150
      E-Bike29 miles197 ft1 mile1,302 ft
      8
      Hike1524 miles630 ft5 miles1,302 ft
      #4,068#1,9712013
      Trail Running1524 miles630 ft5 miles1,302 ft
      #4,066#1,96720110
      Horse1323 miles630 ft5 miles1,302 ft
      #311#21741
      Dirtbike/Moto29 miles197 ft1 mile1,302 ft
      4
      ATV/ORV/OHV29 miles197 ft1 mile1,302 ft
      4
      Snowshoe37 miles233 ft2 miles656 ft
      1
      Nordic Ski99 miles463 ft4 miles505 ft
      #129#854
      • By mgrajeda MTG & contributors
      • Admins: SWCCA, MTG
      • #21958 - 1,666 views
      • chicken creek area activity log | embed map of Chicken Creek Area mountain bike trails | chicken creek area mountain biking points of interest

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