2 miles
Distance
418 ft
Climb
-631 ft
Descent
00:28:47
Avg time

Dakota Ridge Details

  • Riding area
    Matthews Winters Park
    Morrison, Colorado
  • Difficulty rating
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Bike type
    AM
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Both Directions
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Double Black Diamond
  • Physical rating
    Hard
  • eBike Allowed
  • TTFs on trail
    Drop, Jump, Rock Face, Rock Garden
  • Global Ranking
    #2036

The easy way to ride this is from North to South. Lots of chunky rock and tough spots.

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More Stats for Dakota Ridge mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -213 ft
  • Altitude min
    6,145 ft
  • Altitude max
    6,655 ft
  • Altitude start
    6,358 ft
  • Altitude end
    6,145 ft
  • Grade
    -1.931%
  • Grade max
    -134.718%
  • Grade min
    86.715%
  • Distance climb
    5,151 ft
  • Distance down
    5,051 ft
  • Distance flat
    831 ft
  • Avg time
    00:28:47
  • Avg reverse time
    00:36:19
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Status:
on Jun 17, 2018
Very Dry
Avg: 4.6 (10 votes)

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Layers winter
Trail Style
  • ?
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Directions to dakota-ridge-13130 trailhead (39.696500, -105.203581)
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Dakota Ridge Trail Reports

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Jun 17, 2018 @ 5:44am
Jun 17, 2018
Apr 22, 2018 @ 4:02pm
Apr 22, 2018
A bit sandy from the rain on 4/21/18 but dry and good to go
Apr 4, 2018 @ 11:39am
Apr 4, 2018
Some log rollers are slushy be careful when climbing. Other than that trail is bone dry!
Apr 2, 2018 @ 5:57pm
Apr 2, 2018
Totally dry
Mar 7, 2018 @ 11:10am
Mar 7, 2018
2nd half, from above stairs is perfect as of 3/3/18
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Jul 15, 2018 @ 5:18pm
2 days
Dakota Ridge, Winter Park
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Apr 8, 2018 @ 10:39am
Apr 8, 2018
Dakota Ridge, My City
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Apr 4, 2018 @ 11:36am
Apr 4, 2018
Dakota Ridge, Morrison
30 |
Apr 4, 2018 @ 11:36am
Apr 4, 2018
Dakota Ridge, Morrison

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1 Review & Comments

  • + 1
flag jamesashton2 (May 1, 2018 at 8:59)
 Super fun and mega techy definitely one of the best rides on the front range
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