5 miles
Distance
707 ft
Climb
-1,878 ft
Descent
00:55:04
Avg time
Trail Supporters, Builders & Maintainers of Alta Lakes Trail

Alta Lakes Details

  • Riding area
    Mountain Village Bike Park
    Telluride, Colorado
  • Difficulty rating
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Bike type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical rating
    Hard
  • Season
    July - Oct
  • Global Ranking

This area is a maze of unsigned trails. This is but one route option to get into the Alta Lakes area. Closed for Elk calving until July 1st.

Bike Park

More Stats for Alta Lakes mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -1,171 ft
  • Altitude min
    9,590 ft
  • Altitude max
    10,819 ft
  • Altitude start
    10,782 ft
  • Altitude end
    9,611 ft
  • Grade
    -4.451%
  • Grade max
    -62.874%
  • Grade min
    34.545%
  • Distance climb
    2 miles
  • Distance down
    3 miles
  • Distance flat
    1,537 ft
  • Avg time
    00:55:04
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Status:
on Aug 12, 2018
Variable
Avg: 3 (2 votes)

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Trail Style
  • ?
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Directions to alta-lakes trailhead (37.907770, -107.855340)
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Alta Lakes Trail Reports

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Aug 12, 2018 @ 9:34am
2 days
This trail is super dry out in the open but in the trees, it's a little damp. The end of this trail has a few blown out sections as you approach...
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Oct 20, 2014 @ 6:25am
Oct 20, 2014
Alta Lakes, Telluride
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Mar 16, 2013 @ 6:15pm
Mar 16, 2013
Alta Lakes, Telluride
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Aug 1, 2005 @ 10:00pm
Aug 1, 2005
Alta Lakes, Telluride
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Aug 1, 2005 @ 10:00pm
Aug 1, 2005
Alta Lakes, Telluride

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