2,315 ft
Distance
85 ft
Climb
-79 ft
Descent
00:04:27
Avg time

Colossus Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Oswego
    , Illinois
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #10424 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #74260 in Trail Running
    • #18735 in Hiking
  • Local Popularity
    70 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 45 in Trail Running
    • 90 in Hiking

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Colossus is a 2,315 ft popular blue singletrack trail located near Oswego Illinois. This mountain bike primary trail can be used both directions and has a moderate overall physical rating with a 85 ft blue climb. On average it takes 4 minutes to complete this trail.

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More Stats for Colossus mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    6 ft
  • Altitude min
    588 ft
  • Altitude max
    609 ft
  • Altitude start
    596 ft
  • Altitude end
    602 ft
  • Grade
    0.255%
  • Grade max
    -31.138%
  • Grade min
    26.369%
  • Distance climb
    934 ft
  • Distance down
    1,040 ft
  • Distance flat
    341 ft
  • Avg time
    00:04:27
  • Avg reverse time
    00:06:41
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Status:
on Jul 8, 2021
Ideal
Avg: 5 (2 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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  • hiking (1 year)
  • moto (1 year)
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      Colossus Trail Reports

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      Jul 8, 2021 @ 4:42pm
      Jul 8, 2021
      Jan 10, 2021 @ 6:54am
      Jan 10, 2021
      May 13, 2020 @ 9:55am
      May 13, 2020
      Creek crossing full of algae
      Apr 19, 2020 @ 8:04am
      Apr 19, 2020
      No creek crossing. Rode threw water.
      Mar 14, 2020 @ 3:29pm
      Mar 14, 2020
      A little muddy on the way in. Trails need to be updated. There are quite a few trails out there now that are not on the map. Also a beaver has...
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 13 rides
      • 9 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 251 rides
      • 9 miles avg distance
      All
      • 379 rides
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      May 13, 2020 @ 9:55am
      May 13, 2020

      Routes with this trail

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      MudslingersEC SWK Long Loop
      9 miles

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