3.9 miles
376 ft
-378 ft
1 mile
High Point

Cars parked in the horse trailer spots or on the road will be ticketed. Follow parking signs. There is additional parking a mile up the road.

Get set for the funnest beginner ride in Boulder County This ride is great for true beginner mountain bikers - from toddlers on balance bikes to riders who are not only new to mountain biking but may also be new to riding a bike! Park at the Corral Trailhead, the first parking lot on the left after you turn on Greer Dr.

The ride begins on Schoolhouse loop, a counterclockwise-only loop with bike specific progressive features! There are over 10 obstacles, all with an easy ride around. Most of the features also have a beginner and more advanced line. There's no exposure on this trail, there's not much climbing and the total loop length is a bit under a mile.

If Schoolhouse went well and you're ready for more, head on over to Overland Loop. This loop is also directional for bikes, and the direction changes periodically so make sure you follow the arrow. While this trail is still beginner friendly, it's longer at 2 miles and has a little bit of exposure and more climbing. When you finishing Overland, you are almost at the top of Schoolhouse again, so finish your ride with another Schoolhouse Loop.

The ride as mapped is Schoolhouse-Overland-Schoolhouse but keep looping where your heart is happy.

Detailed Description
Schoolhouse & Overland Loops is a 6342 moderately popular easy route located near Lyons Colorado. This mountain bike primary route and has a easy overall physical rating. This route includes 10 trails. This route climbs 114.5 with a max elevation of 1809.8 then descends -115.3.
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More Stats for Schoolhouse & Overland Loops mountain bike route
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    5,707 ft
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    5,710 ft
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    5,709 ft
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    1 mile
  • Distance down
    2 miles
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    3,360 ft
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Recent Trail Reports Along Route

Overland Loop
May 13, 2022 @ 9:58am
May 13, 2022
Closed due to fire recovery. Expected to reopen 6/16/22
Overland Access (S)
May 13, 2022 @ 9:58am
May 13, 2022
Closed due to fire recovery. Expected to reopen 6/16/22
Schoolhouse Loop
May 13, 2022 @ 9:58am
May 13, 2022
Closed due to fire recovery. Expected to reopen 6/16/22
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