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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction
Trailforks scans users ridelogs to determine the most popular direction each trail is ridden. A good flowing trail network will have most trails flowing in a single direction according to their intension.
The colour categories are based on what percentage of riders are riding a trail in its intended direction.
  • > 96%
  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
Trail Last Ridden
Trailforks scans ridelogs to determine the last time a trail was ridden.
  • < 2 days
  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
Trail Ridden Direction
The intended direction a trail should be ridden.
  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
ContributeDetails
Colors indicate trail is missing specified detail.
  • Description
  • Photos
  • Description & Photos
  • Videos
Trail Popularity ?
Trailforks scans ridelogs to determine which trails are ridden the most in the last 9 months. Trails are compared with nearby trails in the same city region with a possible 25 colour shades. Think of this as a heatmap, more rides = more kinetic energy = warmer colors.
  • most popular
  • popular
  • less popular
  • not popular
ATV/ORV/OHV Filter
Max Vehicle Width
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Trail Difficulties
  • Access Road/Trail
  • White
  • Green
  • Blue
  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

Trail Report Status
  • Clear / Green
  • Minor Issue / Yellow
  • Significant Issue / Amber
  • Closed

  • Land Owner Overlay
  • Wilderness (typically no bikes in USA)
  • BLM (public)
  • USFS (Wildlife sanctuaries darker than usfs)
  • State land
  • Indigenous
  • Military
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
  • Map Markers
  • trail Trail Head
  • photo Photo
  • place Directory Listing
  • region Riding Area
  • TTF TTF
  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
  • Information Information
  • Warning Warning
  • Directions Directions
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • eBike Charging Point eBike Charging Point
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Gate Gate
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Ladder Ladder
  • Stairs Stairs
  • Bridge Bridge
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
  • Other Other
      A former landfill turned city open space in 2003. Beautiful red sandstone hogbacks throughout, trails from flow to chunky exposed rock. Mostly intermediate.
      source: ...
      Barr google parking directions
      Region Details
      • 6
      • 19
      • 28
      • 5
      • 1

      Region Status
      Open as of 3 days
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      61
      Trails Mountain Bike
      59
      Trails E-Bike
      2
      Trails Hike
      60
      Trails Trail Running
      60
      Trails Horse
      3
      Trails Dirtbike
      1
      Total Distance
      40 miles
      Total Descent
      9,706 ft
      Total Vertical
      2,973 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      9,126 ft
      Reports
      571
      Photos
      187
      Ridden Counter
      11,077

      Photos of Red Rock Canyon Open Space Mountain Bike

      trail: Santa COS
      8 |
      Jul 20, 2020 @ 4:32pm
      Jul 20, 2020
      trail: Roundup
      2 |
      Jul 11, 2020 @ 10:02pm
      Jul 11, 2020
      trail: Roundup
      5 |
      Jul 11, 2020 @ 10:02pm
      Jul 11, 2020
      trail: Santa COS
      22 |
      May 28, 2020 @ 12:04am
      May 28, 2020

      Videos of Red Rock Canyon Open Space Mountain Bike

      Laying it in there.
      0:10 | 66 | Jan 12, 2019
      Section 16 step up
      trail: Section 16
      0:11 | 58 | Nov 18, 2018
      Section 16
      trail: Section 16
      0:06 | 43 | Nov 18, 2018
      Section 16, loco shwag
      trail: Section 16
      10:35 | 80 | Jan 22, 2018

      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #1245603ertooaddreportSand Canyon and 7 more
      Aug 9, 2020 @ 6:23pm
      3 days
      user #836404pbfan08addreportSection 16
      Aug 7, 2020 @ 6:31am
      Aug 7, 2020
      user #2243796stractmanwishlisttrailSnickerDoodle
      Aug 4, 2020 @ 2:35pm
      Aug 4, 2020
      user #405860darkcloudaddreportPalmer Trail and 1 more
      Aug 3, 2020 @ 9:37pm
      Aug 3, 2020
      user #2335757thorshammer1993wishlisttrailMesa and 4 more
      Aug 3, 2020 @ 6:08pm
      Aug 3, 2020

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #1106278SnappyComebackstrailSection 16Trail difficulty varies widely with trail...
      Jun 1, 2020 @ 6:59pm
      Jun 1, 2020
      user #1388273singleandluvinittrailSection 16Hard but not even close to a double black....
      Oct 1, 2019 @ 2:24pm
      Oct 1, 2019
      user #1646909jwildmdtrailRoundupLove this trail, but I’m not sure it’s...
      Sep 20, 2019 @ 9:31am
      Sep 20, 2019
      user #1368249DelobeltrailSection 16More of a single than a double black. Loose...
      Sep 4, 2019 @ 9:08am
      Sep 4, 2019
      user #355101cox970reportMiddle CodellHas not been maintained, did not have fun.
      Aug 3, 2019 @ 1:09pm
      Aug 3, 2019

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
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      Stratton Open Space 9 9 4 13.1 km
      Dorchester Park 1 23.7 km
      North Cheyenne Cañon 3 8 104.3 km

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