2 miles
Distance
388 ft
Climb
-31 ft
Descent
00:14:22
Avg time
Trail Supporters, Builders & Maintainers of Buzzard Gulch Trail
  • BLM
    BLM
    Land Manager

Buzzard Gulch Details

  • Riding Area
    Buzzard Gulch
    Montrose, Colorado
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    XC, Fat
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Green
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #66745 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    100 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

This is a super easy singletrack trail once you get up on the upper plateau. There's a bit of a climb to get up there and it's mostly rolling twisty singletrack. No significantly difficult or technical sections so most beginners should be able to handle this one with little problem.

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More Stats for Buzzard Gulch bike trail
  • Altitude change
    357 ft
  • Altitude min
    6,181 ft
  • Altitude max
    6,537 ft
  • Altitude start
    6,181 ft
  • Altitude end
    6,537 ft
  • Grade
    2.869%
  • Grade max
    -5.885%
  • Grade min
    15.007%
  • Distance climb
    2 miles
  • Distance down
    1,514 ft
  • Distance flat
    1,205 ft
  • Avg time
    00:14:22
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Status:
on Jan 18, 2019
Snow Packed
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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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  • Both Directions
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  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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  • Double Black Diamond

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  • Minor Issue / Yellow
  • Significant Issue / Amber
  • Closed or Major Issue / Red

  • 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
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
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  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • Gate Gate
  • Camping Camping
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Table or Bench eBike Charging Point
  • Other Other
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      Buzzard Gulch Trail Reports

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      Jan 18, 2019 @ 9:05am
      Jan 18, 2019
      Jun 20, 2017 @ 11:49am
      Jun 20, 2017
      Bone dry and running fast
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

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      • 0 rides
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      6 Months
      • 15 rides
      • 13 miles avg distance
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      • 67 rides
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      Jun 15, 2017 @ 2:47pm
      Jun 15, 2017
      Buzzard Gulch, Denver

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