7 miles
Distance
1,385 ft
Climb
-1,433 ft
Descent
1 miles
High Point

This is a great 2 hour loop with a long buff downhill on the final leg.
Start from the McClellan cr trailhead by riding south on the road across the bridge and up a short hill to an aspen grove on the right. The trail starts on the north edge of the grove and is not marked. You will soon come to a long steep hill which may require some pushing. After topping out, the trail descends into a large meadow. Shortly after crossing the creek, go left (south) and and follow a faint track up the meadow which contains the creek (Maupin). The general rule after this is to stay left the rest of the way up - the trail is rustic, but fairly obvious.
Enjoy the downhill and remember to bear left at the remaining intersections.

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Details

  • Riding area
  • Primary Activity
    Mountain Bike
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Route Type
    Loop
  • Bike type
    AM, XC, Fat
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
More Stats for Maupin, Willard, McClellan mountain bike route
  • Altitude min
    5,091 ft
  • Altitude start
    5,139 ft
  • Altitude end
    5,091 ft
  • Grade
    -0.131%
  • Grade max
    -29.02%
  • Grade min
    28.126%
  • Distance climb
    3 miles
  • Distance down
    4 miles
  • Distance flat
    1,837 ft
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      Recent Trail Reports Along Route

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      Willard Creek Trail
      Jun 16, 2019 @ 1:54pm
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      Maupin to Willard
      Jun 16, 2019 @ 1:54pm
      Jun 16, 2019
      McClellan Creek - Maupin Creek connector
      Sep 30, 2018 @ 1:16pm
      Sep 30, 2018
      The trail is starting to disappear due to lack of use
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