1,961 ft
Distance
-444 ft
Descent
00:07:06
Avg time

Captain Morgans Details

  • Riding Area
    Stratton Open Space
    Colorado Springs, Colorado
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Voted Difficulty
    Double Black Diamond (1 vote)
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    DH, AM
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
    Popular direction shown
  • Physical Rating
    Hard
  • Global Ranking
    #14870 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    65 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

This trail branches off of Jack's and it is a different animal expect drops, jumps, rock gardens, and steep descent all the way down. It will end right on gold camp road.

This trail is Unsanctioned, Ride at your own Risk!

More Stats for Captain Morgans bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -444 ft
  • Altitude min
    7,065 ft
  • Altitude max
    7,509 ft
  • Altitude start
    7,509 ft
  • Altitude end
    7,065 ft
  • Grade
    -22.644%
  • Grade max
    -85.821%
  • Grade min
    -0.942%
  • Distance down
    1,961 ft
  • Avg time
    00:07:06
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Status:
on Jun 27, 2018
Dry
Avg: 4.5 (4 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction

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The colour categories are based on what percentage of riders are riding a trail in its intended direction.

  • > 96%
  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
Trail Ridden Direction

The intendid direction a trail should be ridden.

  • Downhill Only
  • 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 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
  • Other Other
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      Captain Morgans Trail Reports

      datedescription
      Jun 27, 2018 @ 11:23am
      Jun 27, 2018
      Mar 31, 2018 @ 11:04am
      Mar 31, 2018
      Mar 27, 2018 @ 10:15am
      Mar 27, 2018
      Mar 3, 2018 @ 2:06pm
      Mar 3, 2018
      Jan 1, 2018 @ 2:36pm
      Jan 1, 2018
      Way fun but Sketchy AF...so much loose gravel, speed check or wreck!
      view all reports »

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 1 rides
      • 12 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 35 rides
      • 13 miles avg distance
      All
      • 134 rides
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      Photos

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      Jun 3, 2018 @ 7:11pm
      Jun 3, 2018
      Captain Morgans, Colorado Springs
      132 |
      Oct 23, 2017 @ 5:03pm
      Oct 23, 2017
      Captain Morgans, Colorado Springs

      2 Reviews & Comments

      • + 0
      flag COEngineer (Apr 23, 2018 at 11:45)
       Has potential, but most of the route is an erosion nightmare. Would require extensive modification to become sustainable.
      [Reply]
      • + 0
      flag Grunk (Sep 6, 2018 at 15:59)
       Its only an erosion nightmare if you can't ride steep and loose terrain. Has some cool features like a rock face and chest high drop.
      [Reply]

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