3,967 ft
Distance
221 ft
Climb
00:09:14
Avg time
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Chickadee Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Mud Lake
    Nederland, Colorado
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • Global Ranking
    #128986 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #40709 in Hiking
  • Local Popularity
    80 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 50 in Hiking
  • Land Manager
    Boulder County Parks & Open Space

Singletrack climb to get you to the top of Sherwood with limited riding on roads. Also - if you have a great time descending Sherwood - make the sharp left before the bottom and climb Chickadee to do it all over again.

Local Trail Association
Traditionally Indigenous Territory
More Stats for Chickadee mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    221 ft
  • Altitude min
    8,513 ft
  • Altitude max
    8,734 ft
  • Altitude start
    8,513 ft
  • Altitude end
    8,734 ft
  • Grade
    5.6%
  • Grade max
    2%
  • Grade min
    24.2%
  • Distance climb
    3,967 ft
  • Avg time
    00:09:14
  • Avg reverse time
    00:08:39
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Trail Conditions
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  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
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  • Snow Cover Inadequate
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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      Chickadee Trail Reports

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      May 12, 2022 @ 3:47pm
      May 12, 2022
      seasonal runoff is going, little bit of mud around that. Otherwise good to go. Eastern part (starting about the aspen grove) has been thinned,...
      Jun 9, 2021 @ 8:12pm
      Jun 9, 2021
      All clear
      May 27, 2021 @ 7:15pm
      May 27, 2021
      Seasonal Creek is running, but otherwise clear
      May 16, 2021 @ 1:25pm
      May 16, 2021
      Good up to the stream crossing. Snow up that ascent. Did not venture beyond that.
      Dec 10, 2020 @ 2:28pm
      Dec 10, 2020
      About 70% snow packed. Rideable, some ice though.
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 3 rides
      • 23 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 8 rides
      • 20 miles avg distance
      All
      • 239 rides
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      Jan 15, 2018 @ 3:46pm
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      Jan 15, 2018 @ 3:46pm
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      Routes with this trail

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      Mud Lake + Sherwood featured6 miles

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