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      Bike Park Closed for Season. Opens on June 16
      The Powderhorn Bike Park was built to complement the natural terrain of the mountain and create an exhilarating experience for all. Powderhorn's bike park offers multiple trails that can challenge the most experienced rider and provide easy terrain for those looking to improve their skills. Take advantage of great package deals and bike clinics
      Primary Trail Type: All-Mountain & Downhill
      Land Status: Ski Resort
      Land Manager: USFS
      Powderhorn Parking google parking directions
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      Activities Click to view
      Bike Park Details
      • 1
      • 6
      • 5
      • 1

      Region Status
      Open as of Dec 15, 2023
      Day Ticket
      $39 USD
      Uplift Type
      Chair Lift
      Season start
      Jun 16
      Season end
      Sep 28

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      52
      Trails Mountain Bike
      13
      Trails E-Bike
      1
      Trails Hike
      3
      Trails Trail Running
      3
      Trails Downhill Ski
      39
      Total Distance
      45 miles
      Total Descent
      31,049 ft
      Total Vertical
      2,214 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      10,410 ft
      Reports
      74
      Photos
      17
      Ridden Counter
      5,650

      Outside Logo Articles

      Race Report & Video: REV Enduro Series Final at Powderhorn
      Sep 18, 2023 from pinkbike.com
      Good times and great racing at the Colorado Western Slope's Powderhorn Mountain Resort.

      Photos of Powderhorn Mountain Resort Mountain Bike

      trail: Pinball Alley
      40 |
      Sep 8, 2023 @ 9:06pm
      Sep 8, 2023
      trail: Pinball Alley
      29 |
      Sep 8, 2023 @ 9:06pm
      Sep 8, 2023
      trail: West Bench
      30 |
      Jun 25, 2023 @ 10:26am
      Jun 25, 2023
      65 |
      Aug 6, 2022 @ 2:44pm
      Aug 6, 2022
      77 |
      Aug 6, 2022 @ 2:44pm
      Aug 6, 2022
      70 |
      Aug 6, 2022 @ 2:44pm
      Aug 6, 2022
      75 |
      Aug 6, 2022 @ 2:44pm
      Aug 6, 2022
      trail: Blue Ribbon
      143 |
      Dec 11, 2020 @ 7:54pm
      Dec 11, 2020

      Videos of Powderhorn Mountain Resort Mountain Bike

      Powderhorn Bike Park | Mountain biking in Mesa...
      trail: Ramble On
      12:22 | 237 | Apr 25, 2022 , Cedaredge
      Prospector at powderhorn
      trail: Prospector
      7:09 | 440 | Dec 19, 2020 , Cedaredge
      youtuber Ramble On - Hardest 'Beginner' Trail I've...
      trail: Ramble On
      8:10 | 362 | Jul 26, 2020 , Cedaredge
      youtuber Pinball Alley - MTB DH - Powderhorn Bike Park...
      14:24 | 1429 | Jun 11, 2018 , Cedaredge
      Pinball Alley at Powderhorn
      10:34 | 676 | Apr 13, 2018 , Cedaredge
      Walk Through

      1:18 | 261 | Apr 13, 2018
      Mutton Buster Upper Section Preview
      0:32 | 668 | Apr 13, 2018 , Palisade
      Trail Preview
      1:02 | 360 | Apr 13, 2018 , Palisade

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      Mar 16, 2024 @ 9:05am
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      Oct 9, 2023 @ 6:49am
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      Sep 11, 2023 @ 7:30pm
      Sep 11, 2023
      ZackHcqDLgvotetrailactivity #43960226 and 1 more
      Sep 10, 2023 @ 6:11pm
      Sep 10, 2023
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      Sep 10, 2023 @ 6:09pm
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      Recent Comments

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      jogenthnertrailWest BenchA good mix of chunky and smooth, moderately...
      Oct 9, 2023 @ 6:49am
      Oct 9, 2023
      jogenthnertrailWest BenchA good mix of chunky and smooth, moderately...
      Oct 9, 2023 @ 6:49am
      Oct 9, 2023
      ZackHcqDLgtrailMutton BusterVery fun beginner trail. A step up from some...
      Sep 10, 2023 @ 6:10pm
      Sep 10, 2023
      ZackHcqDLgtrailRamble OnNoticeable step up from Mutton Buster, but a...
      Sep 10, 2023 @ 6:09pm
      Sep 10, 2023
      sixers2009trailRamble OnAwesome trail, more of a intermediate trail at...
      Sep 13, 2022 @ 9:09am
      Sep 13, 2022

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      Flowing Park 6 14 17.9 km
      Grand Mesa 2 5 111.7 km
      Gunnison River Bluffs 3 119.2 km
      Confluence Park 121.6 km
      Bangs Canyon22.8 km

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      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike1323 miles7,595 ft14 miles2,205 ft
      #2,110#1,124177421,958
      E-Bike13 miles7 ft230 ft1,552 ft
      #4,275#9415317
      Hike38 miles249 ft1 mile2,185 ft
      #6,163#2,8745531
      Trail Running38 miles249 ft1 mile2,185 ft
      #6,168#2,8735516
      Downhill Ski3922 miles23,455 ft22 miles1,598 ft
      #74351,292
      • By ryrob PMR & contributors
      • Admins: GVTA, grandvalleydave, PMR
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      • powderhorn mountain resort activity log | embed map of Powderhorn Mountain Resort mountain bike trails | powderhorn mountain resort mountain biking points of interest

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