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      Region Status
      Open as of Feb 15, 2024
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      205
      Trails Mountain Bike
      198
      Trails E-Bike
      53
      Trails Horse
      41
      Trails Hike
      205
      Trails Trail Running
      205
      Trails Dirtbike/Moto
      37
      Trails ATV/ORV/OHV
      10
      Total Distance
      553 miles
      Total Descent
      93,993 ft
      Total Vertical
      7,683 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      14,207 ft
      Reports
      1,128
      Photos
      378
      Ridden Counter
      44,662
      Sub Regions

      Photos of Salida Mountain Bike

      trail: Canyon Creek
      1 |
      Feb 20, 2024 @ 5:03pm
      Feb 20, 2024
      trail: Silver Creek
      154 |
      Jul 13, 2020 @ 3:48pm
      Jul 13, 2020
      trail: Silver Creek
      164 |
      Aug 7, 2019 @ 4:36pm
      Aug 7, 2019
      trail: Backbone
      133 |
      May 22, 2017 @ 7:56pm
      May 22, 2017
      589 |
      Nov 4, 2016 @ 9:38am
      Nov 4, 2016
      | 2 comments
      trail: Backbone
      644 |
      Feb 10, 2016 @ 6:19pm
      Feb 10, 2016
      604 |
      May 28, 2013 @ 1:41pm
      May 28, 2013
      524 |
      Feb 28, 2012 @ 5:18pm
      Feb 28, 2012

      Videos of Salida Mountain Bike

      Starvation Creek-Crash
      34 | Nov 4, 2022
      Banana Belt Bike People
      49 | Nov 9, 2021
      Solstice Trail, Salida, Colorado
      trail: Solstice
      239 | Nov 11, 2020
      Golden Girl - Becky Gardner and the Process 153 DL
      1:54 | 5711 | Aug 25, 2020
      Epic Trail just outside of Salida CO
      0:27 | 43 | Aug 5, 2020
      Monarch Crest epic part 2
      18:57 | 28 | Dec 10, 2019
      Cottonwood sections
      trail: Cottonwood
      0:18 | 301 | Jul 29, 2016
      Sand Dune - Salida Co - S Mountain
      trail: Sand Dunes
      7:34 | 101 | Jun 4, 2023 , Salida

      Recent Trail Reports

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      Backbone
      Feb 15, 2024 @ 2:41pm
      Feb 15, 2024
      VariableSuper muddy/mucky between Sand Dunes and...machoprincess
      Little Rattler
      Feb 4, 2024 @ 4:59am
      Feb 4, 2024
      IdealWendyBMA BMA
      The Dude Abides
      Feb 4, 2024 @ 4:59am
      Feb 4, 2024
      VariableA little bit of packed snow, but no ice...WendyBMA BMA
      Rusty Lung
      Feb 4, 2024 @ 4:59am
      Feb 4, 2024
      IdealWendyBMA BMA
      Sweet Dreams
      Jan 31, 2024 @ 9:17am
      Jan 31, 2024
      Variableleadvegas CCW
      Chicken Dinner
      Jan 31, 2024 @ 9:17am
      Jan 31, 2024
      Idealleadvegas CCW
      Dream On
      Jan 31, 2024 @ 9:17am
      Jan 31, 2024
      Variableleadvegas CCW
      Sand Dunes
      Jan 31, 2024 @ 9:17am
      Jan 31, 2024
      Idealleadvegas CCW
      Sgt. Pepper
      Jan 31, 2024 @ 9:17am
      Jan 31, 2024
      Dryleadvegas CCW
      Gap Jump Line
      Jan 28, 2024 @ 12:55pm
      Jan 28, 2024
      Dryx75tiger75x

      National Scenic Trails & Official Routes

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      EataPeachCOriddentrailactivity #49397677
      Feb 21, 2024 @ 8:11pm
      Feb 21, 2024
      X0eDrVwishlisttrailactivity #49391396
      Feb 21, 2024 @ 4:28pm
      Feb 21, 2024
      EataPeachCOriddentrailactivity #49391352
      Feb 21, 2024 @ 4:19pm
      Feb 21, 2024
      fOdyBmqDaddphotoactivity #49361882 and 2 more
      Feb 20, 2024 @ 5:03pm
      Feb 20, 2024
      haringabwishlistrouteactivity #49321155
      Feb 19, 2024 @ 4:46am
      Feb 19, 2024

      Recent Comments

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      rhanstuedletrailStarvation CreekRad as hell, love this descent. Point it down...
      Nov 4, 2023 @ 3:17pm
      Nov 4, 2023
      123RidestrailSolsticeReally Great trail hope it doesn't get torn down
      Nov 2, 2023 @ 1:05pm
      Nov 2, 2023
      axcoopertrailCT - Tabeguache PeakI found this to be the second most demanding...
      Oct 21, 2023 @ 11:43am
      Oct 21, 2023
      basic-ti-hardtailtrailSweet DreamsA fun techy descent! I rode this after...
      Oct 19, 2023 @ 6:43pm
      Oct 19, 2023
      basic-ti-hardtailtrailCottonwoodI agree this is more of a blue trail with just...
      Oct 19, 2023 @ 6:38pm
      Oct 19, 2023

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      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike198542 miles93,356 ft256 miles7,684 ft
      #214#1053531,1262623,218
      E-Bike53245 miles44,534 ft115 miles7,244 ft
      #490#1449571319
      Horse41210 miles39,091 ft99 miles5,869 ft
      3561
      Hike205553 miles93,993 ft258 miles7,684 ft
      #157#92251,126221,480
      Trail Running205553 miles93,993 ft258 miles7,684 ft
      #157#921,12622779
      Dirtbike/Moto37196 miles33,681 ft96 miles7,244 ft
      #17#13348140
      ATV/ORV/OHV1057 miles7,428 ft27 miles4,249 ft
      333313
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      • Admins: jpmcghee, msmcfate, cmcquade, SMT
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