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      Primary Trail Type: All-Mountain & Downhill
      Shuttleable: YES
      Shrine Pass Parking Area google parking directions
      Activities Click to view
      Region Details
      • 1
      • 4
      • 4

      Region Status
      Caution as of May 20, 2022

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      9
      Trails Mountain Bike
      9
      Trails E-Bike
      1
      Trails Hike
      8
      Trails Trail Running
      8
      Trails Horse
      4
      Trails Dirtbike/Moto
      1
      Trails ATV/ORV/OHV
      1
      Total Distance
      43 miles
      Total Descent
      15,112 ft
      Total Vertical
      3,799 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      11,699 ft
      Reports
      154
      Photos
      116
      Ridden Counter
      280

      Recent Ride Log Activity in Region

      Today
      • 0 rides
      Yesterday
      • 0 rides
      Past Week
      • 29 rides

      Photos of Vail Pass Mountain Bike

      trail: Two Elk
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      Oct 1, 2021 @ 7:33am
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      Oct 1, 2021 @ 7:33am
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      Oct 1, 2021 @ 7:33am
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      Oct 1, 2021 @ 7:33am
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      Oct 1, 2021 @ 7:33am
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      Oct 1, 2021 @ 7:33am
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      trail: Two Elk
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      Oct 1, 2021 @ 7:33am
      Oct 1, 2021
      30 |
      Sep 30, 2021 @ 5:29pm
      Sep 30, 2021

      Videos of Vail Pass Mountain Bike

      Fly Swat
      trail: Two Elk
      0:19 | 261 | Jan 25, 2019
      youtuber The ultimate Colorado MTB road trip kickoff |...
      trail: Two Elk
      14:17 | 237 | Dec 22, 2020 , Vail
      New Trail Day! Cougar Ridge Reroute | Minturn,...
      9:23 | 216 | Oct 26, 2020 , Vail
      Mountain Biking Vail's Back Bowls - Two Elk |...
      trail: Two Elk
      6:01 | 407 | Jun 4, 2020 , Vail
      Mountain Biking the Grand Traverse Trail in...
      13:03 | 259 | Nov 8, 2019 , Vail
      Mountain Biking the Grand Traverse Trail in...
      5:06 | 851 | Nov 8, 2019 , Vail
      Lionshead Rock To Minturn CO
      20:26 | 321 | Sep 6, 2019 , Vail
      Cougar Ridge to Lionshead Rock
      26:14 | 270 | Sep 6, 2019 , Vail

      Current Trail Warnings

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      Grand Traverse
      Jul 21, 2022 @ 6:44am
      Jul 21, 2022
      Dryesaeger1 VVMTA Open from Eagle's Nest to Cougar Ridge. ...

      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #3071400GelmoaddreportGame Creek and 1 more
      Aug 14, 2022 @ 3:27pm
      2 days
      user #2210715AjkraftriddentrailTwo Elk East
      Aug 13, 2022 @ 4:47pm
      3 days
      user #1261865provin1327addreportBowmans Shortcut (1851) and 1 more
      Aug 13, 2022 @ 1:49pm
      3 days
      user #1891988dcman90riddentrailTwo Elk East and 1 more
      Aug 7, 2022 @ 6:37am
      Aug 7, 2022
      user #3096583mhelge05wishlistrouteBowmans Shortcut to Grand Traverse to Vail
      Jul 22, 2022 @ 8:50pm
      Jul 22, 2022

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #1879940magnumofthemountainsreportGame CreekHaha ACCURATE
      Jul 13, 2022 @ 8:03pm
      Jul 13, 2022
      user #1962212krankypantstrailGame CreekAlso, to add to the further discussion to the...
      Jul 4, 2022 @ 10:52am
      Jul 4, 2022
      user #1962212krankypantstrailGame CreekWord to the wise from a long time local trail...
      Jul 4, 2022 @ 10:50am
      Jul 4, 2022
      user #3071400GelmotrailGame CreekAhh I see! You may want to send them an email...
      Jul 1, 2022 @ 2:51pm
      Jul 1, 2022
      user #917298hi-dr-nicktrailGame CreekI'm aware of that having done a lot of trail...
      Jul 1, 2022 @ 11:04am
      Jul 1, 2022

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      Vail Mountain 3 19 6 22.6 km
      Minturn Bike Park 3 3 22.7 km
      Eagle-Holy Cross Ranger District3.6 km
      North Vail 1 7 36.2 km
      Beaver Creek & Arrowhead 5 15 49.5 km

      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike943 miles15,112 ft35 miles3,799 ft
      #2,317#1,1981151542246
      E-Bike111 miles2,497 ft9 miles2,497 ft
      #1,258962
      Hike837 miles14,154 ft31 miles3,799 ft
      #2,154#1,2371429
      Trail Running837 miles14,154 ft31 miles3,799 ft
      #2,150#1,2351425
      Horse428 miles10,535 ft25 miles3,268 ft
      68
      Dirtbike/Moto111 miles2,497 ft9 miles2,497 ft
      249
      ATV/ORV/OHV111 miles2,497 ft9 miles2,497 ft
      49
      • By cmcquade & contributors
      • Admins: VVMTA, Sammyc151, esaeger1
      • #46983 - 396 views

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