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      Most of this park is in Jefferson County but not all. Located near the Town of Coal Creek.
      Upper Nott Creek google parking directions
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      Region Details
      • 5
      • 2
      • 16
      • 8

      Region Status
      Open as of Oct 1, 2022
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      42
      Trails Mountain Bike
      31
      Trails E-Bike
      30
      Trails Hike
      42
      Trails Trail Running
      42
      Total Distance
      42 miles
      Total Descent
      10,167 ft
      Total Vertical
      1,934 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      9,520 ft
      Reports
      231
      Photos
      76
      Ridden Counter
      5,704

      Photos of Golden Gate Canyon State Park Mountain Bike

      59 |
      Aug 7, 2021 @ 4:11pm
      Aug 7, 2021
      70 |
      Aug 7, 2021 @ 4:10pm
      Aug 7, 2021
      trail: Mule Deer
      77 |
      Aug 7, 2021 @ 9:24am
      Aug 7, 2021
      trail: Mule Deer
      76 |
      Aug 7, 2021 @ 8:04am
      Aug 7, 2021
      trail: Mule Deer
      78 |
      Aug 7, 2021 @ 7:36am
      Aug 7, 2021
      trail: Snowshoe Hare
      83 |
      Sep 26, 2020 @ 7:45pm
      Sep 26, 2020
      trail: Snowshoe Hare
      66 |
      Sep 26, 2020 @ 7:44pm
      Sep 26, 2020
      trail: Blue Grouse
      55 |
      Aug 23, 2020 @ 8:54am
      Aug 23, 2020

      Videos of Golden Gate Canyon State Park Mountain Bike

      DOWN STREAM
      2:11 | 403 | May 18, 2015
      Couple of Jumps
      0:25 | 166 | Apr 23, 2014
      Specialized Enduro Pro, Buffalo Creek
      trail: Buffalo
      0:08 | 84 | Nov 18, 2013
      Search and Destroy Buffalo Creek.
      trail: Buffalo
      3:34 | 194 | Jul 14, 2013
      Buffalo Creek Trails
      trail: Buffalo
      4:10 | 255 | Jul 14, 2013
      Buffalo Creek, last mile of Sandy Wash
      trail: Buffalo
      2:44 | 228 | Jul 14, 2013
      built a jump over a service road
      1:13 | 116 | Jan 12, 2013
      built a jump over a service road
      1:08 | 86 | Jan 12, 2013

      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #2331208gilpinmtbqriddentrailMule Deer and 1 more
      Jan 29, 2023 @ 6:24pm
      5 hours
      user #2783820VicTrailswishlisttrailMule Deer
      Jan 11, 2023 @ 5:46pm
      Jan 11, 2023
      user #22137685280outlierwishlistrouteThe Best of Golden Gate Canyon
      Dec 25, 2022 @ 12:18pm
      Dec 25, 2022
      user #22137685280outlierwishlisttrailMountain Lion (Lower)
      Dec 25, 2022 @ 12:17pm
      Dec 25, 2022
      user #32738642kTixHDawishlisttrailMule Deer
      Dec 24, 2022 @ 2:53pm
      Dec 24, 2022

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #3074863JDCMTB2007trailMountain Lion (Upper)This trail is awful. 0 smooth sections and the...
      Oct 20, 2022 @ 7:49am
      Oct 20, 2022
      user #2612124PusspussonafullsusstrailMountain Lion (Upper)It's a climb in and a climb out with a...
      Oct 11, 2022 @ 5:55am
      Oct 11, 2022
      user #2761718JDDunntrailMule DeerAvoid raccoon climb due to trail shift; hike a...
      Jun 26, 2021 @ 9:44am
      Jun 26, 2021
      user #1261865provin1327trailMule DeerI rode this trail clockwise and it was just...
      Oct 17, 2020 @ 4:57pm
      Oct 17, 2020
      user #1053547ocnblu03trailSnowshoe HareNot a fan of this trail. Mostly flat, really...
      Sep 26, 2020 @ 7:46pm
      Sep 26, 2020

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      Maryland Mountain Quartz Valley Park 1 6 1 16 km
      Centennial Cone 47 km
      White Ranch Park 5 5 97.2 km
      Walker Ranch 1 1 17.7 km
      Magnolia 6 19 98 km

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      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike3129 miles5,925 ft13 miles1,932 ft
      #1,702#9236523141,969
      E-Bike3029 miles5,919 ft13 miles1,932 ft
      #562#18423149
      Hike4242 miles10,167 ft19 miles1,932 ft
      #1,302#81311231322
      Trail Running4242 miles10,167 ft19 miles1,932 ft
      #1,306#811231132
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