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  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
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  • Green
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  • Double Black Diamond

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

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  • 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
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  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
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  • 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
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      A combination of single track and 4x4 dirt roads with connections to Upper 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
      Access Info:
      Take 184 north from Mancos 3 miles. Turn right on CR 42/Millwood Rd. Folllow this 3 miles until you reach the National Forest. Take a right into the Chicken Creek parking lot
      Region Details
      • 3
      • 7

      Region Status
      Open as of Jun 29, 2019 ago

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Global Ranking
      #2,501
      State Ranking
      #74
      Trails (view details)
      10
      Trails Mountain Bike
      10
      Trails Hike
      10
      Trails Trail Running
      10
      Total Distance
      19 miles
      Total Descent
      844 ft
      Total Vertical
      1,316 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      9,012 ft
      Reports
      8
      Ridden Counter
      25

      Popular Chicken Creek Nordic Area Trails

      Recent Ridelog Activity in Region

      Today
      • 0 rides
      • 0 ft avg distance
      Yesterday
      • 0 rides
      • 0 ft avg distance
      Past Week
      • 0 rides
      • 0 ft avg distance

      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

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      user #1469388mgrajedaaddreportChicken Creek Connector and 1 more
      Jun 29, 2019 @ 1:08pm
      Jun 29, 2019
      user #1469388mgrajedaaddreportChicken Creek Connector and 2 more
      Jun 2, 2019 @ 6:55pm
      Jun 2, 2019
      user #1469388mgrajedaaddreportChicken Creek Road and 1 more
      May 7, 2018 @ 4:19pm
      May 7, 2018
      user #1469388mgrajedaupdatetrailUnknown Name and 2 more
      Apr 30, 2018 @ 1:41pm
      Apr 30, 2018
      user #1469388mgrajedaaddreportChicken Creek Connector
      Apr 30, 2018 @ 1:36pm
      Apr 30, 2018

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      Mancos State Park (Jackson Lake) 32.1 km
      Transfer Recreation Area 3 4 25.4 km
      Echo Basin Riding Area 1 25.7 km
      Menefee Mountain 18.1 km
      Madden Peak Area 1 1 29 km
      • By mgrajeda MTG & contributors
      • Admins: SWCCA, MTG
      • #21958 - 342 views

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