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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
      Fort Collins Quarry 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
      Open as of Mar 28, 2022
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      19
      Trails Mountain Bike
      14
      Trails E-Bike
      1
      Trails Hike
      19
      Trails Trail Running
      19
      Trails Horse
      1
      Total Distance
      26 miles
      Total Descent
      5,520 ft
      Total Vertical
      1,565 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      7,009 ft
      Reports
      164
      Photos
      70
      Ridden Counter
      2,197

      Lory State Park Mountain Bike Routes

      titleratingdistance
      Four Seasons of Horsetooth race
      20 miles
      Four Seasons of Horsetooth (FSOH) race
      20 miles
      13 mile Lory State Park Ridepopular ridelog13 miles
      17 mile Lory State Park Ridepopular ridelog17 miles
      15 mile Lory State Park Ridepopular ridelog15 miles
      12 mile Lory State Park Cross-country Ridepopular ridelog12 miles
      12 mile Lory State Park Ridepopular ridelog12 miles
      4 mile Lory State Park Ridepopular ridelog4 miles
      10 mile Lory State Park Ridepopular ridelog10 miles
      11 mile Lory State Park Ridepopular ridelog11 miles

      Recent Ride Log Activity in Region

      Today
      • 0 rides
      Yesterday
      • 5 rides
      Past Week
      • 36 rides

      Photos of Lory State Park Mountain Bike

      trail: West Valley
      26 |
      Sep 28, 2021 @ 3:58pm
      Sep 28, 2021
      trail: East Valley
      32 |
      Aug 21, 2021 @ 3:06pm
      Aug 21, 2021
      trail: Quarry Ridge
      32 |
      Jul 17, 2021 @ 4:18pm
      Jul 17, 2021
      trail: Quarry Ridge
      51 |
      Jul 17, 2021 @ 4:17pm
      Jul 17, 2021
      trail: Quarry Ridge
      61 |
      Jun 11, 2021 @ 3:48pm
      Jun 11, 2021
      trail: Quarry Ridge
      71 |
      Jun 11, 2021 @ 3:45pm
      Jun 11, 2021
      trail: Quarry Ridge
      55 |
      Jun 7, 2021 @ 8:15pm
      Jun 7, 2021
      trail: Quarry Ridge
      64 |
      Jun 7, 2021 @ 8:15pm
      Jun 7, 2021

      Videos of Lory State Park Mountain Bike

      West Valley - Lory State Park - Fort Collins -...
      1:04 | 66 | Dec 14, 2021 , Fort Collins
      East Valley - Lory State Park - Fort Collins -...
      1:09 | 58 | Dec 14, 2021 , Fort Collins

      Recent Trail Reports

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      Hucka Yucca Alt Line
      Aug 1, 2022 @ 3:39am
      Aug 1, 2022
      Idealperfectsgltrak
      Timber
      Jul 5, 2022 @ 4:26am
      Jul 5, 2022
      DrySummer conditionssgltrak
      Kimmons
      Jul 5, 2022 @ 4:26am
      Jul 5, 2022
      DrySummer conditionssgltrak
      Well Gulch
      Jul 5, 2022 @ 4:26am
      Jul 5, 2022
      DrySummer conditionssgltrak
      Hog Back Outlook Trail
      Jul 5, 2022 @ 4:26am
      Jul 5, 2022
      DrySummer conditionssgltrak
      East Valley
      Jun 17, 2022 @ 4:35am
      Jun 17, 2022
      DryGood to gosgltrak
      Timber
      Apr 23, 2022 @ 7:25am
      Apr 23, 2022
      IdealTrail Running 4-for-u-glennswanson
      Westridge
      Apr 23, 2022 @ 7:25am
      Apr 23, 2022
      DryTrail Running 4-for-u-glennswanson
      Howard
      Apr 23, 2022 @ 7:25am
      Apr 23, 2022
      DryTrail Running 4-for-u-glennswanson
      Shore Line Trail
      Apr 23, 2022 @ 7:25am
      Apr 23, 2022
      DryTrail Running 4-for-u-glennswanson

      Activity Feed

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      user #2846360hannahillwishlisttrailWest Valley
      Aug 5, 2022 @ 12:29pm
      Aug 5, 2022
      user #370850sgltrakaddreportHucka Yucca Alt Line
      Aug 1, 2022 @ 11:26am
      Aug 1, 2022
      user #1882614Stumpjumper74riddentrailQuarry Ridge and 1 more
      Jul 31, 2022 @ 10:07am
      Jul 31, 2022
      user #2629300JmoreyriddentrailQuarry Ridge and 7 more
      Jul 26, 2022 @ 9:58am
      Jul 26, 2022
      user #1367638scottyiwishlistregionLory State Park
      Jul 26, 2022 @ 8:59am
      Jul 26, 2022

      Recent Comments

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      user #2793903TannerkXngPvtrailHucka Yucca Alt LineFeels more blue than black but very fun to session
      Apr 16, 2022 @ 10:25am
      Apr 16, 2022
      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

      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 Bike1422 miles4,357 ft10 miles1,565 ft
      #1,243#6676716323,320
      E-Bike11 mile128 ft2,726 ft89 ft
      13729
      Hike1926 miles5,518 ft12 miles1,565 ft
      #935#5823164169
      Trail Running1926 miles5,518 ft12 miles1,565 ft
      #939#58016487
      Horse11 mile128 ft2,726 ft89 ft
      #202#14523
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