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  • 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
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  • < 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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  • 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
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • Gate Gate
  • Camping Camping
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Table or Bench eBike Charging Point
  • Other Other
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      Open on Aug 15, 2019

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Global Ranking
      #361
      State Ranking
      #16
      Trails (view details)
      48
      Trails Mountain Bike
      43
      Trails Hike
      48
      Trails Trail Running
      48
      Total Distance
      52 miles
      Total Descent
      11,667 ft
      Total Vertical
      2,189 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      7,191 ft
      Reports
      196
      Photos
      106
      Ridden Counter
      3,798

      Popular Horsetooth Mountain Mountain Biking Trails

      Horsetooth Mountain Mountain Bike Routes

      titleratingdistance
      Tour de Horsetooth descent
      12 miles
      XC Elite NAUCC '19 race
      10 miles
      XC Beginner NAUCC '19 race
      2 miles
      DH Elite NAUCC '19 race
      1 miles
      XC Advanced NAUCC '19 race
      6 miles
      DH Advanced NAUCC '19 race
      1 miles
      UH Elite NAUCC '19 race
      2,871 ft

      Photos of Horsetooth Mountain Mountain Bike

      trail: Shoreline
      3 |
      Aug 12, 2019 @ 8:18pm
      Aug 12, 2019
      trail: East Valley
      7 |
      Jul 3, 2019 @ 8:07am
      Jul 3, 2019
      trail: Spring Creek
      14 |
      May 25, 2019 @ 8:16am
      May 25, 2019
      trail: Timber
      19 |
      Apr 8, 2019 @ 8:33pm
      Apr 8, 2019

      Current Trail Warnings

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      Shore Line Trail
      Aug 14, 2019 @ 11:30am
      Aug 14, 2019
      DrycducicMore of a hiking trail than a biking...

      Recent Trail Reports

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      Swan Johnson
      Aug 15, 2019 @ 9:35am
      Aug 15, 2019
      Very DrycducicBe cautious, lots and lots of ruts.
      West Valley
      Aug 14, 2019 @ 11:30am
      Aug 14, 2019
      DrycducicGood shape
      East Valley
      Aug 14, 2019 @ 11:30am
      Aug 14, 2019
      DrycducicGood shape
      Inlet Bay Trail
      Aug 3, 2019 @ 5:58am
      Aug 3, 2019
      Very Dryturbo789
      Timber
      Aug 1, 2019 @ 1:05pm
      Aug 1, 2019
      DryBigSky1Trail is in great condition!
      Howard
      Jul 28, 2019 @ 12:13pm
      Jul 28, 2019
      Very DryEnglishrun
      Westridge
      Jul 28, 2019 @ 11:25am
      Jul 28, 2019
      VariableEnglishrunA few spots of mud, but nothing crazy
      Timber
      Jul 28, 2019 @ 11:24am
      Jul 28, 2019
      DryEnglishrun
      Wathen
      Jul 21, 2019 @ 7:23am
      Jul 21, 2019
      DryjmvcoloradoRain last night helped. Hero this morning.
      Herrington
      Jul 21, 2019 @ 7:23am
      Jul 21, 2019
      DryjmvcoloradoRain last night helped. Hero this morning.

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #1879569cducicaddreportSwan Johnson
      Aug 23, 2019 @ 6:48pm
      37 mins
      user #1821255jtaylorncsuaddridelogAug 23, 2019 ride log
      Aug 23, 2019 @ 6:17pm
      1 hours
      user #430470naisemajaddridelogAug 23, 2019 ride log
      Aug 23, 2019 @ 4:21pm
      3 hours
      user #1449199chasedbybanditsaddridelogAug 23, 2019 ride log
      Aug 23, 2019 @ 2:20pm
      5 hours
      user #1760734dmatriccinoaddridelogAug 23, 2019 ride log
      Aug 23, 2019 @ 2:11pm
      5 hours

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #1141847implanttrailLower Mill CreekGreat descent with some technical sections and...
      Jul 16, 2019 @ 9:14pm
      Jul 16, 2019
      user #1141847implanttrailUpper Mill CreekStarts as flowy old logging road. Some sharp...
      Jul 16, 2019 @ 9:13pm
      Jul 16, 2019
      user #1141847implanttrailSawmillDefinitely used more as a descent these days;...
      Jul 16, 2019 @ 9:10pm
      Jul 16, 2019
      user #1072004matthelm1trailWathenThis was a fun trail that was only somewhat...
      Nov 6, 2018 @ 7:44pm
      Nov 6, 2018
      user #1304130JradleytrailSpring CreekFun trail, loose and techy throughout.
      Sep 24, 2018 @ 12:40pm
      Sep 24, 2018

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      Lory State Park1.3 km
      Maxwell Natural Area 4 82.6 km
      Pineridge Natural Area 9 13.1 km
      Reservoir Ridge 1 3 24.1 km
      Coyote Ridge 6 15.8 km

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