6 miles
Distance
974 ft
Climb
-1,710 ft
Descent
1 miles
High Point

This is a local's favorite Mount Helena Ridge ride, ending with Show-Me-the-Horse Trail. It is an extremely popular way to take advantage of the Bike Helena Trail Rider shuttle. Be careful exiting the bottom of Horse trail onto Grizzly Gulch Road!

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Details

  • Riding area
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Route Type
    Shuttled
  • Bike type
    AM
  • Direction
    One Direction
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
  • Ridelogs
    16
More Stats for Mount Helena Ridge to Show-Me-the-Horse mountain bike route
  • Altitude change
    -736 ft
  • Altitude min
    4,454 ft
  • Altitude start
    5,190 ft
  • Altitude end
    4,454 ft
  • Grade max
    -37.943%
  • Grade min
    33.404%
  • Distance climb
    2 miles
  • Distance down
    3 miles
  • Distance flat
    714 ft
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
LEGEND
Trail Difficulties
  • Access Road/Trail
  • White
  • Green
  • Blue
  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

Trail Report Status
  • Clear / Green
  • Minor Issue / Yellow
  • Significant Issue / Amber
  • 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
  • trail Trail Head
  • photo Photo
  • place Directory Listing
  • region Riding Area
  • TTF TTF
  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
  • Information Information
  • Warning Warning
  • 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
Helenduro Stage 2 Preview
Helenduro Stage 2 Preview
5:42 | 833 | comments: 0 | favs: 2
May 17, 2016
@montanaenduro

Recent Trail Reports Along Route

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Mount Helena Ridge Trail - Upper
Dec 9, 2018 @ 11:18am
Dec 9, 2018
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Show-Me-The-Horse Trail
Oct 25, 2018 @ 12:04pm
Oct 25, 2018
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