9 miles
Distance
1,315 ft
Climb
-1,315 ft
Descent
1 miles
High Point

This is a great intermediate to beginner ride that will give you a taste of Round Valley. The climbs are mostly buff singletrack, with a lot of ups and downs along the way. This route includes two popular trails to go downhill on: Rusty Shovel and Somewhere Elks.

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Trails in Route

Rambler1,539 ft
Rambler876 ft
Rambler2,592 ft
Rambler1 miles
Rusty Shovel2 miles
Ramble On1 miles
Ramble On1 miles
Nowhere Elks1,637 ft
Nowhere Elks873 ft
Somewhere Elks4,843 ft
Practice Loops449 ft
Rambler1,555 ft

Details

  • Featured
  • Riding area
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Route Type
    Loop
  • Direction
    One Direction
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
  • Ridelogs
    4
More Stats for Round Valley Super 8 mountain bike route
  • Altitude min
    6,682 ft
  • Altitude start
    6,682 ft
  • Altitude end
    6,682 ft
  • Grade max
    -19.882%
  • Grade min
    21.512%
  • Distance climb
    5 miles
  • Distance down
    4 miles
  • Distance flat
    4,850 ft
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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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Trail Difficulties
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  • Double Black Diamond

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  • 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
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  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
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  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • Gate Gate
  • Camping Camping
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
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Somewhere Elks POV
Somewhere Elks POV
3:40 | 66 | comments: 0 | favs:
Mar 16, 2015
Round Valley Trail Somewhere Elks as it drops from the top of Rusty Shovel towards the Ability Center
Rambler POV
Rambler POV
trail: Rambler
8:38 | 49 | comments: 0 | favs:
Mar 9, 2015
The Rambler trail is almost a full loop, this is the South East side of Round Valley
Rusty Shovel POV
Rusty Shovel POV
7:26 | 128 | comments: 0 | favs:
Mar 5, 2015
Down Rusty Shovel in Round Valley

Recent Trail Reports Along Route

traildateconditiondescription
Somewhere Elks
Dec 13, 2018 @ 3:10pm
Dec 13, 2018
Practice Loops
Dec 13, 2018 @ 3:10pm
Dec 13, 2018
Rambler
Dec 13, 2018 @ 3:10pm
Dec 13, 2018
Nowhere Elks
Dec 13, 2018 @ 3:10pm
Dec 13, 2018
Rambler
Dec 5, 2018 @ 1:08pm
Dec 5, 2018
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