16 miles
Distance
2,975 ft
Climb
-2,975 ft
Descent
2 miles
High Point

Fun 15.5 mile intermediate loop that travels some of the CO Trail in the Breckenridge area.

Park at the Dredge. Use Galena Gulch Rd and Summit Gulch Rd to access Galena Ditch trail. Cross over the Swan River and take Tiger River Rd down and then right at North Fork Swan Rd. Climb a bit up that road and left on the CO Trail (Muggins Gulch). Stay left at the next two trail intersections, remaining on the CO Trail. After the descent and a couple of switchbacks, left on the next trail intersection, Horseshoe Gulch and then back to the parking area.

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Details

  • Riding area
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Route Type
    Loop
  • Bike type
    AM, XC, Fat
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
  • Ridelogs
    6
More Stats for Galena Ditch to CO Trail 15.5 mile loop mountain bike route
  • Altitude min
    9,401 ft
  • Altitude start
    9,424 ft
  • Altitude end
    9,424 ft
  • Grade max
    -56.628%
  • Grade min
    40.208%
  • Distance climb
    7 miles
  • Distance down
    7 miles
  • Distance flat
    4,051 ft
Avg: 5 (1 votes)
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Trail Conditions
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  • Snow Groomed
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      Recent Trail Reports Along Route

      statustraildateconditiondescription
      Tiger Road Connector
      Aug 8, 2018 @ 7:32am
      Aug 8, 2018
      Galena Gulch Road Connector
      Aug 8, 2018 @ 7:32am
      Aug 8, 2018
      CT (Muggins Gulch)
      Jul 30, 2018 @ 7:18am
      Jul 30, 2018
      Saturday's storms got 2 trees
      CT (Horseshoe Gulch)
      Jul 26, 2018 @ 1:39pm
      Jul 26, 2018
      Galena Ditch
      Jul 26, 2018 @ 1:39pm
      Jul 26, 2018
      more reports »
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