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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
      eBikes Allowed: No
      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
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      Region Details
      • 2
      • 12
      • 1

      Region Status
      Open as of May 10, 2022
      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
      21
      Photos
      1
      Ridden Counter
      153

      Photos of Chicken Creek Area Mountain Bike

      trail: Blue Jay
      11 |
      Apr 24, 2022 @ 2:29pm
      Apr 24, 2022

      Recent Trail Reports

      statustraildateconditioninfouser
      Blue Jay
      May 10, 2022 @ 4:34pm
      May 10, 2022
      VariableThe creeks are flowing right now so when...halfacat
      Rush Connector
      Sep 5, 2021 @ 8:52am
      Sep 5, 2021
      Dryhalfacat
      Chicken Creek Connector
      Aug 4, 2021 @ 8:22am
      Aug 4, 2021
      IdealShawnsrides
      Little Bauer
      Aug 4, 2021 @ 8:22am
      Aug 4, 2021
      IdealShawnsrides
      Lower Little Bauer
      Apr 22, 2021 @ 4:37pm
      Apr 22, 2021
      Ideal MancosTrails MTG
      Chicken Creek Road
      Jul 21, 2020 @ 8:44am
      Jul 21, 2020
      DryGreen difficulty not blueCroxroan
      Rush Spur
      Jul 21, 2020 @ 8:43am
      Jul 21, 2020
      DryThis is a green trail!Croxroan
      Hamlin Loop
      Jul 21, 2020 @ 8:43am
      Jul 21, 2020
      DryThis is a green difficulty!Croxroan

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #2079064halfacataddreportBlue Jay
      May 13, 2022 @ 10:59am
      May 13, 2022
      user #1640785MancosTrailsaddtrailConnector
      May 7, 2022 @ 10:49am
      May 7, 2022
      user #1640785MancosTrailsaddphoto in Mancos, Colorado, United States
      Apr 24, 2022 @ 2:29pm
      Apr 24, 2022
      user #1640785MancosTrailsupdatetrailConnector and 1 more
      Apr 24, 2022 @ 1:54pm
      Apr 24, 2022
      user #1148302msmcfateaddtrailLower Little Bauer
      Nov 8, 2021 @ 1:01pm
      Nov 8, 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 4 25.4 km
      Echo Basin Riding Area 1 25.7 km
      Aqueduct 26.6 km
      Menefee Mountain 18.1 km

      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike1524 miles630 ft5 miles1,302 ft
      #5,027#2,191121165
      E-Bike29 miles197 ft1 mile1,302 ft
      9
      Hike1524 miles630 ft5 miles1,302 ft
      #4,225#2,0422114
      Trail Running1524 miles630 ft5 miles1,302 ft
      #4,230#2,04221110
      Horse1323 miles630 ft5 miles1,302 ft
      #316#22041
      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
      #133#887
      • By mgrajeda MTG & contributors
      • Admins: SWCCA, MTG
      • #21958 - 1,933 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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