17 miles
Distance
4,667 ft
Climb
-4,667 ft
Descent
1 miles
High Point

Classic backcountry trail ride. A mix of buff trail and chunky technical sections. Outstanding scenery. Palisades Creek is one of the most popular hiking trails in the area; expect a high volume of foot traffic during the summer months.

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Details

  • Riding area
  • Difficulty rating
    Black Diamond
  • Route Type
    Loop
  • Bike type
    AM, XC
  • Physical rating
    Hard
  • Ridelogs
    2
More Stats for Palisades Lakes mountain bike route
  • Altitude min
    5,573 ft
  • Altitude start
    5,573 ft
  • Altitude end
    5,573 ft
  • Grade max
    -78.717%
  • Grade min
    78.717%
  • Distance climb
    8 miles
  • Distance down
    8 miles
  • Distance flat
    5,241 ft
Avg: 4 (1 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

Recent Trail Reports Along Route

traildateconditiondescription
Lower Palisades Creek (084)
Jun 25, 2018 @ 6:30pm
Jun 25, 2018
Upper Palisades Lake (112)
May 6, 2017 @ 6:29pm
May 6, 2017
Recent trees down.
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