10 miles
Distance
1,562 ft
Climb
-1,562 ft
Descent
2 miles
High Point

More Difficult- 9.9 miles- +1,409 ft This figure-eight loop climbs and descends dirt roads and mostly single track for a great ride just outside of town. There are many options for adding additional spur loops or bailing out early during ride.

0.0 miles- Start at “Winter Park Information Center” and cross “Hwy 40” at signaled crosswalk, heading west on “Rendezvous Way” for 250 ft.
0.1 miles- Left on “Lion’s Gate Dr.” for .2 miles.
.2 miles- Right on “Vasquez Rd.” for 1 mile.
1.2 miles- Right on “Sunset Pink” old road bed for .7 miles.
1.9 miles- Left on “D3” dirt road for .6 miles.
2.5 miles- Right on “D4” single track for 1.3 miles.
3.8 miles- Right on “FS 159” dirt road for .2 miles.
4.0 miles- Right on “D2 Green” dirt road for 1 mile.
5.0 miles- Right on “FS 892” for .1 miles.
5.1 miles- Right on “WTB” single track for .9 miles.
6.0 miles- Left on “Akima’s Way” single track for .6 miles.
6.6 miles- Left on “Sunset Pink” old road bed for .1 miles.
6.7 miles- Left on “Sundog” single track for .9 miles.
7.6 miles- Straight at “Leland Creek” single track for .5 miles.
8.1 miles- Right on “King’s Crossing Road” for .2 miles.
8.3 miles- Cross road onto “Alpine Bike Path” for .6 miles.
8.9 miles- Left on “King’s Crossing Road” for .2 miles.
9.1 miles- Left on “Forest Trail” road for .3 miles.
9.4 miles- Left on “Vasquez Road” for .3 miles.
9.7 miles- Left on “Lion’s Gate Dr.” for .2 miles.
9.9 miles- Right on “Rendezvous Way” and cross “Hwy 40” at signaled crosswalk for end of ride.

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Details

  • Riding area
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Route Type
    Loop
  • Bike type
    AM
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Physical rating
    Hard
  • Ridelogs
    1
More Stats for Winter Park Northwest Loop mountain bike route
  • Altitude min
    8,765 ft
  • Altitude start
    8,786 ft
  • Altitude end
    8,786 ft
  • Grade max
    -53.949%
  • Grade min
    27.86%
  • Distance climb
    5 miles
  • Distance down
    4 miles
  • Distance flat
    5,005 ft
Avg: 5 (1 votes)
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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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  • Land Owner Overlay
  • Wilderness (typically no bikes in USA)
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  • State land
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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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