2 miles
Distance
91 ft
Climb
-1,294 ft
Descent
00:21:21
Avg time

Chimney Gulch Details

  • Riding area
    Windy Saddle Park
    Golden, Colorado
  • Difficulty rating
  • Voted Difficulty
    Green (1 vote)
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Bike type
    AM
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Black Diamond
  • Physical rating
    Hard
  • eBike Allowed
  • Global Ranking

Chimney gulch is pretty sweet. It's usually too busy to ride down unless you go in the middle of the week. It's also pretty loose and sandy which makes for an interesting descent as well as pretty difficult climbs. I just ride up this trail as a connector to apex. It's pretty fun, there are a few techy sections and some tight switch backs. Overall decent trail but often too busy.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Chimney Gulch mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -1,204 ft
  • Altitude min
    5,696 ft
  • Altitude max
    6,900 ft
  • Altitude start
    6,900 ft
  • Altitude end
    5,696 ft
  • Grade
    -9.486%
  • Grade max
    -41.303%
  • Grade min
    23.608%
  • Distance climb
    1,140 ft
  • Distance down
    2 miles
  • Distance flat
    513 ft
  • Avg time
    00:21:21
  • Avg reverse time
    00:39:32
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Status:
on Sep 8, 2018
Dry
Avg: 4 (5 votes)

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Trail Style
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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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Chimney Gulch Trail Reports

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Sep 8, 2018 @ 9:00am
Sep 8, 2018
Like Colorado very dry to many people to go fast but still got up to 30mph
Aug 13, 2018 @ 9:23am
Aug 13, 2018
Get there at 6:30 to catch the eternal sunset
Jun 28, 2018 @ 5:19am
Jun 28, 2018
Apr 8, 2018 @ 1:01pm
Apr 8, 2018
Nov 25, 2017 @ 9:59am
Nov 25, 2017
Good traction, some loose fine gravel
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Jan 30, 2018 @ 8:27pm
Jan 30, 2018
Chimney Gulch, My City

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