24 miles
Distance
2,235 ft
Climb
-7,807 ft
Descent
2 miles
High Point

Awesome ride off the side of Pikes Peak starting at the Elk Park Trailhead. Crosses over Barr to the Lake Moraine Trail into the North Chyenne Canyon trail complex. Routed to include classic Captian Jacks and Chutes for over 7000' of decending.

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  • Riding area
  • Primary Activity
    Mountain Bike
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • eBike Allowed
  • Bike type
    AM
  • Direction
    One Direction
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
More Stats for Elk Park to Lake Moraine to Captn Jacks to Chutes mountain bike route
  • Altitude change
    -5,573 ft
  • Altitude min
    6,240 ft
  • Altitude start
    11,812 ft
  • Altitude end
    6,240 ft
  • Grade
    -4.447%
  • Grade max
    -37.429%
  • Grade min
    44.386%
  • Distance climb
    6 miles
  • Distance down
    17 miles
  • Distance flat
    1 miles
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      Recent Trail Reports Along Route

      statustraildateconditiondescription
      Barr
      Dec 6, 2019 @ 3:43pm
      14 hours
      90% snow, 10% mud
      Elk Park
      Dec 6, 2019 @ 6:55am
      22 hours
      Lake Moraine
      Dec 6, 2019 @ 6:55am
      22 hours
      Snow
      New Jones Park
      Dec 6, 2019 @ 6:54am
      22 hours
      No go until March
      Chamberlain
      Nov 30, 2019 @ 7:38am
      Nov 30, 2019
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