7.1 miles
Distance
718 ft
Climb
-1,098 ft
Descent
01:53:51
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Buck Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Uncompahgre Plateau
    Montrose, Colorado
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #156927 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #77412 in Hiking
  • Local Popularity
    60 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

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Buck is a 7 mile moderately popular blue singletrack trail located near Montrose Colorado. This mountain bike primary trail can be used both directions. On average it takes 1 hour53 minutes to complete this trail.

Local Trail Association
Traditionally Indigenous Territory
More Stats for Buck mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    -381 ft
  • Altitude min
    8,785 ft
  • Altitude max
    9,452 ft
  • Altitude start
    9,447 ft
  • Altitude end
    9,067 ft
  • Grade
    -1.016%
  • Grade max
    -25.514%
  • Grade min
    19.832%
  • Distance climb
    2 miles
  • Distance down
    4 miles
  • Distance flat
    3,108 ft
  • Avg time
    01:53:51
  • Avg reverse time
    01:18:42
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on Sep 20, 2023
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      Buck Trail Reports

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      Sep 20, 2023 @ 6:53pm
      Sep 20, 2023
      several trees down across trail and a widow maker about to fall. a few eye level snags that would be fairly sketchy if you don't see them. trail...
      Apr 6, 2023 @ 1:51pm
      Apr 6, 2023
      reporter Snowpack on the UP is at a 30-year high. Refer to the Columbine SNOTEL to check levels: https://rb.gy/pkjc2 It's going to be a while!
      May 30, 2021 @ 5:49pm
      May 30, 2021
      May 30, 2021 @ 5:49pm
      May 30, 2021
      Jul 5, 2019 @ 8:59pm
      Jul 5, 2019
      This trail is so so in my mind. Its got a decent start. But its very rough single track. Lots of holes and the motocrossers have turned the...
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      • Last: Oct 20, 2023

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      Sep 20, 2023 @ 6:53pm
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