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      Phil’s World offers nearly 60 miles of mountain bike trail located outside of Cortez, Colorado. Full of steep, short up and down pitches pitches that dip in and out of arroyos, over slickrock and ledges, with views of the Sleeping Ute, La Plata, and Mesa Verde mountains. The trails are much smoother and more buff than what you will find in central Colorado and on the Front Range. The most popular trail in the system is Rib Cage
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
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      Region Details
      • 8
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      Region Status
      Open as of Jun 12, 2021
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      26
      Trails Mountain Bike
      26
      Trails Hike
      26
      Trails Trail Running
      26
      Trails Horse
      1
      Total Distance
      42 miles
      Total Descent
      4,396 ft
      Total Vertical
      385 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      6,664 ft
      Reports
      490
      Photos
      82
      Ridden Counter
      12,098

      Phil's World Mountain Bike Routes

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      The Best of Phil's World
      18 miles
      Phil's World
      26 miles
      Phil's World - Main Loop
      10 miles
      2018 12 Hours of Mesa Verde Lap race
      16 miles
      19 mile Phil's World Ridepopular ridelog19 miles
      19 mile Phil's World Ridepopular ridelog19 miles
      14 mile Phil's World Ridepopular ridelog14 miles
      8 mile Phil's World All-Mountain Ridepopular ridelog8 miles
      12 mile Phil's World Ridepopular ridelog12 miles
      9 mile Phil's World All-Mountain Ridepopular ridelog9 miles

      Recent Ridelog Activity in Region

      Today
      • 3 rides
      • 9 miles avg distance
      Yesterday
      • 0 rides
      • 0 ft avg distance
      Past Week
      • 34 rides
      • 12 miles avg distance

      Photos of Phil's World Mountain Bike

      trail: Trust Loop
      0 |
      Jun 14, 2021 @ 5:12pm
      1 day
      trail: Coco Race
      75 |
      May 18, 2019 @ 3:06pm
      May 18, 2019
      trail: Lemon Head
      107 |
      Apr 1, 2019 @ 6:12pm
      Apr 1, 2019
      trail: Lemon Head
      77 |
      Apr 1, 2019 @ 6:11pm
      Apr 1, 2019
      trail: Ledges Loop
      127 |
      Dec 7, 2017 @ 7:25am
      Dec 7, 2017
      trail: Coco Race
      138 |
      Dec 6, 2017 @ 6:56am
      Dec 6, 2017
      trail: Coco Race
      138 |
      Dec 6, 2017 @ 6:56am
      Dec 6, 2017
      trail: Ledges Loop
      163 |
      May 19, 2017 @ 11:00am
      May 19, 2017

      Videos of Phil's World Mountain Bike

      Phils fun
      trail: Rib Cage
      10:24 | 167 | Jan 16, 2018
      Poquito Burrito MTB Crash - Phil's World...
      0:20 | 66 | Apr 19, 2021 , Cortez
      Phils World J2 (Cortez, Colorado)

      9:42 | 29 | Dec 29, 2020
      Phils World J1 (Cortez, Colorado)

      15:16 | 38 | Dec 29, 2020
      Phil's World - Mountain Biking Highlights  ...

      0:42 | 101 | Sep 9, 2020
      Phil's World 2011 'Rib Cage and Phil's Trail'
      trail: Rib Cage
      9:29 | 255 | May 2, 2020 , Cortez
      Phil's World 2011 'Abajo Trail'
      trail: Abajo
      5:00 | 107 | May 2, 2020 , Cortez
      Phil's World 2011  'Lemon Head Trail'
      trail: Lemon Head
      8:42 | 132 | May 2, 2020 , Cortez

      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

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      user #1474357Bobbyjordanaddphoto in My City
      Jun 14, 2021 @ 5:12pm
      1 day
      user #811966honez1414votetrailHere For More and 1 more
      Jun 14, 2021 @ 10:18am
      1 day
      user #858520pcmxaaddreportCoco Race and 5 more
      Jun 13, 2021 @ 10:46pm
      2 days
      user #745200tilistonaddkarmaPhil's World
      Jun 7, 2021 @ 10:52am
      Jun 7, 2021
      user #775585larrymtbaddkarmaPhil's World
      Jun 7, 2021 @ 10:48am
      Jun 7, 2021

      Recent Comments

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      user #1659339Douger-1trailTalonOne of my personal favorites. Nothing...
      Apr 23, 2021 @ 2:42pm
      Apr 23, 2021
      user #1659339Douger-1trail2 DollarI dont find either the climb or decent on this...
      Apr 23, 2021 @ 2:21pm
      Apr 23, 2021
      user #1659339Douger-1trailCash-MoneyHeading down in to canyon is all ridable, but...
      Apr 23, 2021 @ 2:16pm
      Apr 23, 2021
      user #2383617abeproftrailCanal LoopIt has some technical spots but overall a...
      Apr 12, 2021 @ 7:09pm
      Apr 12, 2021
      user #2383617abeproftrailHighline LoopSuper fun route out and back. I'd recommend...
      Apr 12, 2021 @ 7:08pm
      Apr 12, 2021

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      Phil's North 6 22.9 km
      Geer Open Space 4 14.8 km
      Boggy Draw 17 410.1 km
      Mancos State Park 412.8 km
      Chicken Creek Area 7 313.4 km

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      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike2642 miles4,396 ft18 miles387 ft
      #316#1478249043,729
      Hike2642 miles4,396 ft18 miles387 ft
      #221#11249019
      Trail Running2642 miles4,396 ft18 miles387 ft
      #223#11249016
      Horse13 miles256 ft5,210 ft167 ft
      #4642252
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