5,176 ft
Distance
29 ft
Climb
-851 ft
Descent
00:06:46
Avg time
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Captain Jack Details

  • Riding Area
    Crested Butte
    Crested Butte, Colorado
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    DH, AM
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Only
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Double Black Diamond
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Alpine Trail
    Yes
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • TTFs on Trail
    Berm, Bridge, Drop, Jump, Rock Face, Rock Garden
  • Global Ranking
    #20160 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    85 in Mountain Biking

Rock-garden-centric trail. Great for practicing rock garden descents for high-intermediate to advanced riders. Some steeper sections have lines requiring turns which can be walked by intermediate riders. If the bike park is busy, intermediate riders should probably not attempt this trail.

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More Stats for Captain Jack bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -822 ft
  • Altitude min
    9,529 ft
  • Altitude max
    10,354 ft
  • Altitude start
    10,351 ft
  • Altitude end
    9,529 ft
  • Grade
    -15.879%
  • Grade max
    -47.786%
  • Grade min
    12.689%
  • Distance climb
    274 ft
  • Distance down
    4,802 ft
  • Distance flat
    99 ft
  • Avg time
    00:06:46
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Avg: 4 (2 votes)

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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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  • > 80%
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  • < 50%
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  • < 1 month
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Trail Ridden Direction
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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 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
  • 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
  • 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
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

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      • 0 rides
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      6 Months
      • 18 rides
      • 17 miles avg distance
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      • 152 rides
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      Photos

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      Captain Jack, Crested Butte
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      Jun 24, 2015 @ 11:41am
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      Captain Jack, Crested Butte
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      Jun 24, 2015 @ 11:40am
      Jun 24, 2015
      Captain Jack, Crested Butte

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