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      From rolling valleys to mountainous hillsides, Lory State Park's 26 miles of trails rarely exceed a 12 percent grade. The variety of trails is great for short or long hikes, mountain bike rides, horseback rides and trail runs. Backcountry camping is also available for visitors looking for a quiet getaway close to suburban Fort Collins.

      Lory access in a car is from the north end however several trails enter this State Park from the adjacent Horsetooth Mountain County Open Space.
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      Land Status: State Park
      McMurry Natural Area google parking directions
      Disclaimer:
      A $9/day parking fee or annual pass is required to leave your vehicle at a trailhead, you may ride into the park for free.
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      Region Details
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      Region Status
      Caution as of 11 hours
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      19
      Trails Mountain Bike
      15
      Trails E-Bike
      2
      Trails Hike
      20
      Trails Trail Running
      20
      Trails Horse
      2
      Total Distance
      25 miles
      Total Descent
      5,392 ft
      Total Vertical
      1,565 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      7,009 ft
      Reports
      108
      Photos
      69
      Ridden Counter
      994

      Lory State Park Mountain Bike Routes

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      Four Seasons of Horsetooth race
      20 miles

      Recent Ridelog Activity in Region

      Today
      • 7 rides
      • 11 miles avg distance
      Yesterday
      • 7 rides
      • 10 miles avg distance
      Past Week
      • 32 rides
      • 11 miles avg distance

      Photos of Lory State Park Mountain Bike

      trail: Quarry Ridge
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      Jul 17, 2021 @ 4:18pm
      Jul 17, 2021
      trail: Quarry Ridge
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      Jul 17, 2021 @ 4:17pm
      Jul 17, 2021
      trail: Quarry Ridge
      13 |
      Jun 11, 2021 @ 3:48pm
      Jun 11, 2021
      trail: Quarry Ridge
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      Jun 11, 2021 @ 3:45pm
      Jun 11, 2021
      trail: Quarry Ridge
      12 |
      Jun 7, 2021 @ 8:15pm
      Jun 7, 2021
      trail: Quarry Ridge
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      Jun 7, 2021 @ 8:15pm
      Jun 7, 2021
      trail: Quarry Ridge
      12 |
      Jun 7, 2021 @ 8:15pm
      Jun 7, 2021
      trail: Quarry Ridge
      12 |
      Jun 7, 2021 @ 8:15pm
      Jun 7, 2021

      Recent Trail Reports

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      Timber
      Jul 21, 2021 @ 12:33pm
      Jul 21, 2021
      DryAlbatrossCafeThis REALLY sucks to "ride" uphill. Just...
      Quarry Ridge
      Jul 17, 2021 @ 4:19pm
      Jul 17, 2021
      Drycecole1
      West Valley
      Jul 11, 2021 @ 8:36am
      Jul 11, 2021
      DryjtaiberTall grasses hitting hands only issue....
      East Valley
      Jul 11, 2021 @ 8:36am
      Jul 11, 2021
      DryjtaiberTall grasses hitting hands only issue....
      Well Gulch
      Jun 23, 2021 @ 5:03pm
      Jun 23, 2021
      Dryjustinalexanderb
      South Eltuck Bay
      Jun 23, 2021 @ 5:03pm
      Jun 23, 2021
      Idealjustinalexanderb
      Timber
      Jun 12, 2021 @ 2:05pm
      Jun 12, 2021
      DryTmparker2000
      Kimmons
      Jun 12, 2021 @ 2:05pm
      Jun 12, 2021
      DryTmparker2000
      Rock Spine Alt Line
      May 15, 2021 @ 9:08am
      May 15, 2021
      Wetdvt1muddy spot mid-spine, the rest looks good.
      Westridge
      Dec 6, 2020 @ 10:58am
      Dec 6, 2020
      VariablebbraneGood bit of snow pack and melt...

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #2790799JUrbonaddreportArthur's Rock
      Jul 25, 2021 @ 2:03pm
      6 hours
      user #1636929AlbatrossCafeaddreportTimber
      Jul 21, 2021 @ 12:33pm
      Jul 21, 2021
      user #1636929AlbatrossCaferiddentrailTimber and 2 more
      Jul 21, 2021 @ 12:32pm
      Jul 21, 2021
      user #1848156cecole1addreportQuarry Ridge
      Jul 17, 2021 @ 4:19pm
      Jul 17, 2021
      user #1848156cecole1riddentrailQuarry Ridge
      Jul 17, 2021 @ 4:18pm
      Jul 17, 2021

      Recent Comments

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      user #577603spokexxtrailWest ValleyThis whole area up and down the valley might...
      Jun 29, 2021 @ 8:39pm
      Jun 29, 2021
      user #1768004yourmomsderailleurtrailQuarry RidgeNice work, OMBA! Definitely...
      Jun 4, 2021 @ 12:12pm
      Jun 4, 2021
      user #931970GOGRANDEtrailEast ValleyI think This is actually called “South...
      Jan 2, 2021 @ 10:01pm
      Jan 2, 2021
      user #1474670lizardothestrangetrailKimmonsNew work on trail is much appreciated. The...
      Dec 8, 2020 @ 9:36am
      Dec 8, 2020
      user #1856272Hemi345trailRock Spine Alt LineA cool alternate line with a fun kicker at the...
      Sep 14, 2020 @ 7:51am
      Sep 14, 2020

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      Horsetooth Mountain 7 7 101.3 km
      Maxwell Natural Area 4 5 11.6 km
      Pineridge Natural Area 9 12.8 km
      Reservoir Ridge 3 4 52.9 km
      Coyote Ridge 6 16.5 km

      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike1521 miles4,229 ft9 miles1,565 ft
      #1,361#7316610711,853
      E-Bike2
      8513
      Hike2025 miles5,390 ft11 miles1,565 ft
      #1,072#654310890
      Trail Running2025 miles5,390 ft11 miles1,565 ft
      #1,077#65610839
      Horse2
      #1,08023
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