3,529 ft
Distance
71 ft
Climb
-341 ft
Descent
00:04:23
Avg time
Trail Supporters, Builders & Maintainers of Burn Pile Trail

Burn Pile Trail Details

  • Riding area
    Arkansas Hills Trails
    Salida, Colorado
  • Difficulty rating
    Green
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Bike type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
  • Season
    March to December
  • TTFs on trail
    Berm, Jump, Rock Garden, Roller Coaster
  • Global Ranking
  • Year Opened
    2016
  • Land Manager
    City of Salida

Burn Pile Trail was reworked by Salida Mountain Trails in April 2016. This new route follows the old route closely but with a much improved tread. Locals are calling this a fun trail with lots of "flow". This trail is non-motorized multi-use. The primary reason for this redesign was to alleviate pressure and some downhill bike use on Frontside Trail, hoping to make Frontside Trail a more enjoyable for hikers, runners and families.

Disclaimer

Primarily a downhill trail. Please be aware of all user types using this trail in any direction.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Burn Pile Trail mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -270 ft
  • Altitude min
    1 miles
  • Altitude max
    1 miles
  • Altitude start
    1 miles
  • Altitude end
    1 miles
  • Grade
    -7.65%
  • Grade max
    -36.537%
  • Grade min
    14.187%
  • Distance climb
    896 ft
  • Distance down
    2,305 ft
  • Distance flat
    327 ft
  • Avg time
    00:04:23
  • Avg reverse time
    00:09:12
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on Dec 20, 2016
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Burn Pile Trail Trail Reports

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Dec 20, 2016 @ 3:03pm
Dec 20, 2016
Dry with some snow (12/20/16)
Dec 18, 2016 @ 11:13am
Dec 18, 2016
~1" of snow from 12/17/16 storm. Get out & have some fun!
Dec 3, 2016 @ 8:52am
Dec 3, 2016
~1in of snow from 12/2/16 storm
Nov 18, 2016 @ 7:45am
Nov 18, 2016
Still dry after 11/17/16 weather
Jun 8, 2016 @ 8:08am
Jun 8, 2016
6/6/16 - Good to go!
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