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      A former landfill turned city open space in 2003. Beautiful red sandstone hogbacks throughout, trails from flow to chunky exposed rock. Mostly intermediate.
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      Upper Red Rock Canyon Parking google parking directions
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      Region Details
      • 5
      • 20
      • 29
      • 4
      • 1

      Region Status
      Open as of Jul 9, 2022
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      61
      Trails Mountain Bike
      59
      Trails E-Bike
      2
      Trails Hike
      61
      Trails Trail Running
      61
      Trails Horse
      4
      Trails Dirtbike/Moto
      1
      Total Distance
      40 miles
      Total Descent
      9,325 ft
      Total Vertical
      2,958 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      9,110 ft
      Reports
      978
      Photos
      171
      Ridden Counter
      19,952

      Photos of Red Rock Canyon Open Space Mountain Bike

      trail: Roundup
      8 |
      Jul 16, 2022 @ 9:04am
      Jul 16, 2022
      trail: Roundup
      8 |
      Jul 16, 2022 @ 9:03am
      Jul 16, 2022
      trail: Roundup
      8 |
      Jul 16, 2022 @ 9:03am
      Jul 16, 2022
      trail: Roundup
      9 |
      Jul 16, 2022 @ 9:03am
      Jul 16, 2022
      13 |
      Jun 20, 2022 @ 5:28am
      Jun 20, 2022
      trail: Mesa
      23 |
      Mar 26, 2022 @ 4:44pm
      Mar 26, 2022
      42 |
      Jan 19, 2022 @ 12:13am
      Jan 19, 2022
      trail: Mesa
      22 |
      Dec 27, 2021 @ 12:50pm
      Dec 27, 2021

      Videos of Red Rock Canyon Open Space Mountain Bike

      OTB at Red Rock Canyon
      114 | Oct 20, 2021
      Bear Divide
      0:13 | | Aug 31, 2020
      Laying it in there.
      0:10 | 108 | Jan 12, 2019
      Section 16 step up
      trail: Section 16
      0:11 | 90 | Nov 18, 2018
      Section 16
      trail: Section 16
      0:06 | 59 | Nov 18, 2018
      Section 16, loco shwag
      trail: Section 16
      10:35 | 88 | Jan 22, 2018
      Palmer Trail Section 16 in Colorado Springs
      trail: Section 16
      5:23 | 688 | Feb 23, 2012
      A Gnarly Trail that can be a Challenge for...
      trail: New Lion
      5:34 | 9 | Jul 13, 2022 , Colorado Springs

      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #2766782juniormarinwishlistregionRed Rock Canyon Open Space
      Aug 8, 2022 @ 10:17am
      20 hours
      user #3121048StrokeDocwishlistrouteRed Rocks Fun Trails
      Aug 8, 2022 @ 2:21am
      1 day
      user #2677651crussle3wishlistrouteRed Rocks to Section 16 and Back
      Aug 7, 2022 @ 9:04am
      2 days
      user #2677651crussle3wishlistrouteRed Rocks Fun Trails
      Aug 6, 2022 @ 9:03pm
      2 days
      user #2677651crussle3wishlisttrailSection 16
      Aug 6, 2022 @ 9:02pm
      2 days

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #2984221JrhockneytrailRed Rock CanyonOne of the main trails. Slightly steep in a...
      Jul 17, 2022 @ 2:06pm
      Jul 17, 2022
      user #2984221JrhockneytrailRoundupClosest thing to black in this area but most...
      Jul 17, 2022 @ 2:05pm
      Jul 17, 2022
      user #2984221JrhockneytrailNew LionI rode up this by accident...looks like alot...
      Jul 17, 2022 @ 1:54pm
      Jul 17, 2022
      user #2984221JrhockneytrailGreenleeThis is not a straight trail as the map...
      Jul 17, 2022 @ 1:50pm
      Jul 17, 2022
      user #2984221JrhockneytrailSand CanyonWow this trail is actual more black than the...
      Jul 17, 2022 @ 1:45pm
      Jul 17, 2022

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      Bear Creek Park 5 8 11.9 km
      Garden of the Gods Park 6 52.6 km
      Stratton Open Space 8 6 4 13.1 km
      Dorchester Park 1 23.7 km
      Pikes Peak Ranger District3.8 km

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      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike5939 miles9,255 ft19 miles2,956 ft
      #235#1061609771410,986
      E-Bike24 miles1,145 ft3 miles2,503 ft
      #787#241680551
      Hike6140 miles9,324 ft19 miles2,956 ft
      #149#80297651,086
      Trail Running6140 miles9,324 ft19 miles2,956 ft
      #150#7949764539
      Horse45 miles1,207 ft3 miles2,917 ft
      #153#110194
      Dirtbike/Moto13 miles909 ft2 miles869 ft
      #64#39193
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