3 miles
Distance
2,590 ft
Climb
-241 ft
Descent
04:35:33
Avg time
Trail Supporters, Builders & Maintainers of Columbine Lake Trail

Columbine Lake Details

  • Riding Area
    Silverton
    Silverton, Colorado
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Both Directions
    Popular in reverse
  • Climb Difficulty
    Double Black Diamond
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • Global Ranking
    #33713 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    70 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in E-Biking
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

One of the most brutal climbs out there. Great views at the top. Much of the descent is hampered by endless steep, tight switchbacks. It's an adventure ride.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Columbine Lake bike trail
  • Altitude change
    2,349 ft
  • Altitude min
    10,358 ft
  • Altitude max
    12,717 ft
  • Altitude start
    10,358 ft
  • Altitude end
    12,707 ft
  • Grade
    13.787%
  • Grade max
    -41.933%
  • Grade min
    86.501%
  • Distance climb
    2 miles
  • Distance down
    3,098 ft
  • Distance flat
    1,152 ft
  • Avg time
    04:35:33
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Status:
Avg: 3.5 (2 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
Trail Last Ridden
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  • < 2 days
  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
Trail Ridden Direction
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  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
ContributeDetails
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  • Photos
  • Description & Photos
  • Videos

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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 Groomed
  • 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
  • Table or Bench eBike Charging Point
  • Other Other
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      Columbine Lake Trail Reports

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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 0 rides
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      6 Months
      • 1 rides
      • 9 miles avg distance
      All
      • 6 rides
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      Photos

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      22 |
      Jan 19, 2019 @ 4:58pm
      Jan 19, 2019
      Columbine Lake, Durango
      27 |
      Aug 20, 2017 @ 10:04pm
      Aug 20, 2017
      Columbine Lake, Durango
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      Aug 20, 2017 @ 10:04pm
      Aug 20, 2017
      Columbine Lake, Durango
      27 |
      Aug 20, 2017 @ 10:04pm
      Aug 20, 2017
      Columbine Lake, Durango

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