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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • 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
Trailforks scans ridelogs to determine the last time a trail was ridden.
  • < 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
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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

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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
  • 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
      Mainly a winter/early spring riding area, trails are similar to lower Phil's with only a few sections of more technical riding.
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
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      Region Details
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      • 1

      Region Status
      Open as of Sep 25, 2019 ago

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Global Ranking
      #4,302
      State Ranking
      #66
      Trails (view details)
      7
      Trails Mountain Bike
      7
      Trails Hike
      7
      Trails Trail Running
      7
      Total Distance
      51 miles
      Total Descent
      5,872 ft
      Total Vertical
      3,641 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      7,568 ft
      Reports
      30
      Photos
      36
      Ridden Counter
      363

      Popular Horse Butte Mountain Biking Trails

      Recent Ridelog Activity in Region

      Today
      • 0 rides
      • 0 ft avg distance
      Yesterday
      • 2 rides
      • 17 miles avg distance
      Past Week
      • 8 rides
      • 17 miles avg distance

      Photos of Horse Butte Mountain Bike

      trail: Coyote Loop
      27 |
      Jun 6, 2019 @ 11:28am
      Jun 6, 2019
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      Jun 6, 2019 @ 11:28am
      Jun 6, 2019
      3 |
      Jun 6, 2019 @ 11:27am
      Jun 6, 2019
      2 |
      Jun 6, 2019 @ 11:27am
      Jun 6, 2019

      Recent Trail Reports

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      Boyd Cave Trail
      Sep 25, 2019 @ 2:02pm
      Sep 25, 2019
      DryyosusanitaRiding well .. but beware attack of the...
      Coyote Loop
      Sep 19, 2019 @ 3:42pm
      Sep 19, 2019
      DryMonkeyspankerZero dust and nice dirt from recent rain...
      Arnold Ice Cave
      Jun 12, 2019 @ 9:57am
      Jun 12, 2019
      Very DryKwjuhl No trees on the bottom half so it can get...
      Swamp Wells (Trail 61)
      Jun 12, 2019 @ 9:54am
      Jun 12, 2019
      DryKwjuhl Sandy in places. No moisture at all
      Horse-to-Horse
      Apr 6, 2019 @ 10:14am
      Apr 6, 2019
      Dryvtecpg1

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #1957921bluemonday678riddentrailSwamp Wells (Trail 61) and 2 more
      Oct 16, 2019 @ 2:29pm
      Oct 16, 2019
      user #1787338ddockyriddentrailSwamp Wells (Trail 61) and 1 more
      Oct 16, 2019 @ 12:47pm
      Oct 16, 2019
      user #557759TjburwellwishlisttrailSwamp Wells (Trail 61)
      Oct 11, 2019 @ 11:47pm
      Oct 11, 2019
      user #1583903TahkekidvotetrailCoyote Loop and 1 more
      Sep 26, 2019 @ 4:57pm
      Sep 26, 2019
      user #1435590yosusanitaaddreportBoyd Cave Trail
      Sep 25, 2019 @ 8:09pm
      Sep 25, 2019

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #1329926bluedotbullytrailUncle Chunkyan excellent connector from 61 trail to 62...
      Oct 16, 2019 @ 6:03pm
      Oct 16, 2019
      user #1329926bluedotbullytrailFast Johnny'ssuch a cool trail!
      Oct 16, 2019 @ 6:00pm
      Oct 16, 2019
      user #889456bradshawbstrailUncle ChunkyBeing in the line of fire from target shooters...
      Jul 1, 2019 @ 7:35pm
      Jul 1, 2019
      user #550131awesttrailCoyote LoopIt can be looped into a few other trails if...
      May 2, 2019 @ 11:41am
      May 2, 2019
      user #974327joemyerstrailSwamp Wells (Trail 61)It's been changed to blue. Never should have...
      Apr 29, 2019 @ 9:15am
      Apr 29, 2019

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