2,560 ft
Distance
282 ft
Climb
-51 ft
Descent
00:06:21
Avg time
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Carey Springs Details

  • Riding Area
    Horsetooth Mountain
    Fort Collins, Colorado
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Uphill Primary
    Popular in reverse
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Season
    Apr - Oct
  • Global Ranking
    #13061 in Mountain Biking
  • Land Manager
    Larimer County

Carey Springs is a fast flowy decent with easy access from the Towers Road climb. It includes some natural berms and rollers and is dry/loose on hard pack.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Carey Springs bike trail
  • Altitude change
    231 ft
  • Altitude min
    6,272 ft
  • Altitude max
    6,503 ft
  • Altitude start
    6,272 ft
  • Altitude end
    6,503 ft
  • Grade
    9.019%
  • Grade max
    -20.942%
  • Grade min
    128.916%
  • Distance climb
    2,040 ft
  • Distance down
    495 ft
  • Distance flat
    26 ft
  • Avg time
    00:06:21
  • Avg reverse time
    00:02:10
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Status:
on Oct 28, 2018
Dry
Avg: 4.6 (5 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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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
Directions to carey-springs trailhead (40.547930, -105.181930)
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Carey Springs Trail Reports

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Mar 24, 2017 @ 4:05pm
Mar 24, 2017
Carey Springs, Fort Collins
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Carey Springs, Fort Collins
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Dec 10, 2014 @ 3:51pm
Dec 10, 2014
Carey Springs, Fort Collins
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Dec 10, 2014 @ 3:50pm
Dec 10, 2014
Carey Springs, Fort Collins

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