15 miles
Distance
1,512 ft
Climb
-1,512 ft
Descent
5,057 ft
High Point

This is a common ride starting from the main parking lot, going up Ben's Trail and then down Phil's Trail (both are one way trails). There are lots of alternatives to Phil's for the way down (Kent's, Whoops, etc), or ways to cut short or extend the loop. They are all fun.

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Trails in Route

Details

  • Riding area
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Route Type
    Loop
  • Bike type
    AM, XC
  • Direction
    One Direction
  • Ridelogs
    13
More Stats for Ben's/Phil's easy loop mountain bike route
  • Altitude min
    3,863 ft
  • Altitude start
    3,885 ft
  • Altitude end
    3,884 ft
  • Grade
    -0.001%
  • Grade max
    -23.384%
  • Grade min
    15.893%
  • Distance climb
    6 miles
  • Distance down
    7 miles
  • Distance flat
    2 miles
Avg: 5 (2 votes)
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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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The colour categories are based on what percentage of riders are riding a trail in its intended direction.

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  • Closed or Major Issue / Red

  • 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 Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
  • Map Markers
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  • photo Photo
  • place Directory Listing
  • region Riding Area
  • TTF TTF
  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
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  • Directions Directions
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • Gate Gate
  • Camping Camping
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Other Other
      Trail transparency
      433 | 1 comments
      KYE’s mountain biking training
      KYE’s mountain biking training
      0:21 | 22 | comments: 0 | favs:
      Sep 29, 2018
      Kye having some fun with mom
      SHIFT with local sender|Jacob Guthrie
      SHIFT with local sender|Jacob Guthrie
      2:05 | 188 | comments: 0 | favs: 2
      Jun 14, 2018
      Boosting and sending in this chill edit like CONTRA by Brandon Semenuk that perfects the simplicity of black and white used with intense dirt...
      Phil's Trail
      Phil's Trail
      5:24 | 283 | comments: 0 | favs: 1
      Jun 18, 2017
      Fun xc trail

      Recent Trail Reports Along Route

      traildateconditiondescription
      Ben's Trail
      Dec 25, 2018 @ 12:36pm
      Dec 25, 2018
      Phil's Trail
      Nov 4, 2018 @ 2:41pm
      Nov 4, 2018
      310 Road (Whoops Climb)
      Oct 21, 2018 @ 10:49am
      Oct 21, 2018
      Dusty and soft in places. Meh... reporter
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