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      Jefferson County is a large area that incorporates many riding areas and cities. Most parks are operated by Jefferson County Open Space. There are a few city parks that have dirt trails too, William Frederick Hayden Park (Green Mountain park) and Bear Creek Lake Park are city parks in Lakewood and are not operated through JCOS.
      eBikes Allowed: Yes
      AKA: JCOS, Jeffco, Jefferson County Open Space
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      Region Details
      • 73
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      • 57
      • 2

      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      502
      Trails Mountain Bike
      444
      Trails E-Bike
      367
      Trails Hike
      496
      Trails Trail Running
      496
      Trails Horse
      31
      Total Distance
      603 miles
      Total Descent
      96,297 ft
      Total Vertical
      4,963 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      10,066 ft
      Reports
      5,462
      Photos
      1,095
      Ridden Counter
      151,853

      Popular Jefferson County Mountain Biking Trails

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      Argos
      Apex Park
      Enchanted Forest
      Apex Park
      Little Scraggy West
      Buffalo Creek
      Hardscrabble
      Apex Park
      Whippletree
      White Ranch Park
      Magic Mountain
      Apex Park
      Cottonwood Canyon
      North Table Mountain Park
      Longhorn
      White Ranch Park
      Belcher Hill
      White Ranch Park
      Nice Kitty
      Buffalo Creek
      Middle Longhorn
      White Ranch Park
      Sandy Wash
      Buffalo Creek
      Green Mountain Alt
      Green Mountain
      Apex Access
      Apex Park
      North Table Loop
      North Table Mountain Park

      Jefferson County Mountain Bike Routes

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      The Best of Staunton
      Staunton State Park
      29 miles
      White Ranch - Grand Tour
      White Ranch Park
      20 miles
      Even day Apex Yeti Lunch Ride
      Apex Park
      7 miles
      North Table Figure 8: Best of the Descents
      North Table Mountain Park
      10 miles
      Quick Burner
      White Ranch Park
      7 miles
      NTM Lollipop loop
      North Table Mountain Park
      13 miles
      Belmavhorn
      White Ranch Park
      8 miles
      Longhorn Ride
      White Ranch Park
      7 miles
      Gritty Kitty
      Buffalo Creek
      41 miles
      Belchsawhorn
      White Ranch Park
      7 miles

      Recent Ride Log Activity in Region

      Today
      • 43 rides
      Yesterday
      • 166 rides
      Past Week
      • 602 rides

      Photos of Jefferson County Mountain Bike

      trail: Rooney Valley
      8 |
      May 26, 2022 @ 4:03pm
      21 hours
      trail: Rooney Valley
      5 |
      May 26, 2022 @ 4:01pm
      21 hours
      trail: Rooney Valley
      12 |
      May 26, 2022 @ 4:01pm
      21 hours
      27 |
      Apr 21, 2022 @ 7:36pm
      Apr 21, 2022
      trail: Summit Loop
      11 |
      Apr 17, 2022 @ 12:05pm
      Apr 17, 2022
      146 |
      Sep 12, 2020 @ 11:42am
      Sep 12, 2020
      94 |
      Mar 9, 2019 @ 9:50am
      Mar 9, 2019
      334 |
      May 22, 2017 @ 8:24pm
      May 22, 2017

      Videos of Jefferson County Mountain Bike

      Buffalo Creek \\ Black Jack \\ Pine Colorado
      trail: Black Jack
      58 | Oct 4, 2021
      down the tech nill
      trail: Black Jack
      52 | Oct 2, 2021
      up the tech hill
      trail: Black Jack
      33 | Oct 2, 2021
      Small tech climb
      trail: Black Jack
      29 | Oct 2, 2021
      Granite slab roll
      trail: Black Jack
      25 | Oct 2, 2021
      Rock feature
      trail: Black Jack
      28 | Oct 2, 2021
      Me crashing
      207 | May 19, 2021
      Bear Creek Crash
      0:11 | 535 | Sep 28, 2020

      Current Trail Warnings

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      Mason Creek (Upper)
      Staunton State Park
      May 25, 2022 @ 8:46pm
      2 days
      Snow CoveredstvlvSnowy with some downed trees
      Mason Creek
      Staunton State Park
      May 25, 2022 @ 8:45pm
      2 days
      Snow CoveredstvlvSnowy with some downed trees
      Bear Paw Trail
      Staunton State Park
      May 25, 2022 @ 8:43pm
      2 days
      Snow CoveredstvlvSnowy with some downed trees

      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

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      user #1774128jtambowishlistroute3 Loop Lolipop (FC Short Version)
      May 27, 2022 @ 12:53pm
      8 mins
      user #3021168aaronbuyswishlistrouteThe Best of Staunton
      May 27, 2022 @ 12:33pm
      28 mins
      user #2534089ravencruzwishlistrouteNorth Table Figure 8: Best of the Descents
      May 27, 2022 @ 10:07am
      3 hours
      user #2534089ravencruzwishlistregionNorth Table Mountain Park
      May 27, 2022 @ 10:04am
      3 hours
      user #1089785lknisley96wishlistrouteThe Best of Staunton
      May 27, 2022 @ 8:27am
      5 hours

      Recent Comments

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      user #1795066SynthetrailMiddle LonghornHoly crap this trail is gnarly. Most features...
      May 23, 2022 @ 6:19pm
      May 23, 2022
      user #2431302BbfrigontrailCharlie's CutoffI do not know why but they have cleared cut...
      May 20, 2022 @ 6:46pm
      May 20, 2022
      user #2612124PusspussonafullsusstrailBear Paw Alternate RouteAnother not a black trail. Definitely blue.
      May 13, 2022 @ 1:58pm
      May 13, 2022
      user #2612124PusspussonafullsusstrailNorth Elk Creek TrailWas a waste of time. It's not a black trail,...
      May 13, 2022 @ 1:55pm
      May 13, 2022
      user #2612124PusspussonafullsusstrailNorth Elk Creek TrailThis isn't a black or even a blue lol. Just as...
      May 13, 2022 @ 1:52pm
      May 13, 2022

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      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike441544 miles79,446 ft241 miles4,964 ft
      1,0685,44686141,708
      E-Bike367406 miles60,269 ft175 miles4,429 ft
      35,31341,762
      Hike496599 miles95,371 ft267 miles4,964 ft
      325,418275,923
      Trail Running496599 miles95,371 ft267 miles4,964 ft
      15,418283,773
      Horse3123 miles3,406 ft11 miles3,619 ft
      1,95513
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