328 ft
Distance
-30 ft
Descent
00:00:41
Avg time

Big Boulder Drop Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
  • Riding Area
    Floyd Hill Open Space
    Idaho Springs, Colorado
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Voted Difficulty
    Double Black Diamond (1 vote)
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Only
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • TTFs on Trail
    Drop
  • Local Popularity
    90 in Mountain Biking

This is the biggest mandatory drop on the trail. a large round boulder drops you down to a pretty nice runout, but it is a good drop. The rest of the trail is pretty rocky, but typical of the other options. It is the drop that makes this expert

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More Stats for Big Boulder Drop mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    -30 ft
  • Altitude min
    8,268 ft
  • Altitude max
    8,298 ft
  • Altitude start
    8,298 ft
  • Altitude end
    8,268 ft
  • Grade
    -9.1%
  • Grade max
    -30.2%
  • Grade min
    -2.1%
  • Distance down
    328 ft
  • Avg time
    00:00:41
  • Avg reverse time
    00:00:48
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Status:
on Nov 21, 2020
Dry
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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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  • > 50%
  • < 50%
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  • < 1 month
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  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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Trail Difficulties
  • Access Road/Trail
  • White
  • Green
  • Blue
  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

Trail Report Status
  • Clear / Green
  • Minor Issue / Yellow
  • Significant Issue / Amber
  • Closed

  • 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 Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • 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
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • eBike Charging Point eBike Charging Point
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Gate Gate
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Ladder Ladder
  • Stairs Stairs
  • Bridge Bridge
  • Boardwalk Boardwalk
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
  • Other Other
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      Big Boulder Drop Trail Reports

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 21 rides
      • 6 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 373 rides
      • 7 miles avg distance
      All
      • 1,086 rides
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      Apr 28, 2020 @ 7:36pm
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      1 Review & Comments

      • + 1
      flag matt00mck (Oct 10, 2019 at 16:30)
       Do you even big boulder drop Bruh??
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