1 miles
Distance
53 ft
Climb
-345 ft
Descent
00:14:44
Avg time
Trail Supporters, Builders & Maintainers of Dark Side of the Moon Trail
  • Builder

Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Royal Gorge Park
    Cañon City, Colorado
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • Global Ranking
    #23484 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    60 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking
  • Year Opened
    2017
  • Land Manager
    City of Cañon City

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More Stats for Dark Side of the Moon bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -292 ft
  • Altitude min
    6,515 ft
  • Altitude max
    6,824 ft
  • Altitude start
    6,819 ft
  • Altitude end
    6,527 ft
  • Grade
    -4.927%
  • Grade max
    -22.603%
  • Grade min
    15.978%
  • Distance climb
    1,202 ft
  • Distance down
    4,179 ft
  • Distance flat
    539 ft
  • Avg time
    00:14:44
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Status:
on Oct 16, 2019
Dry
Avg: 4 (1 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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  • One Direction
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  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

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  • Minor Issue / Yellow
  • Significant Issue / Amber
  • Closed

  • 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
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  • photo Photo
  • place Directory Listing
  • region Riding Area
  • TTF TTF
  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
  • Information Information
  • Warning Warning
  • Directions Directions
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • eBike Charging Point eBike Charging Point
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Gate Gate
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Ladder Ladder
  • Stairs Stairs
  • Bridge Bridge
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
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      Dark Side of the... Trail Reports

      statusdatedescription
      Oct 16, 2019 @ 5:59am
      1 days
      reporter
      Oct 10, 2019 @ 1:36pm
      Oct 10, 2019
      reporter
      May 11, 2019 @ 6:28am
      May 11, 2019
      reporter more rain/snow = muddy
      May 9, 2019 @ 7:04am
      May 9, 2019
      reporter rain/snow = mud
      Apr 8, 2019 @ 6:13am
      Apr 8, 2019
      reporter
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 0 rides
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      6 Months
      • 25 rides
      • 18 miles avg distance
      All
      • 39 rides
      •  

      Photos

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      22 |
      Jul 20, 2019 @ 6:51am
      Jul 20, 2019
      18 |
      Jul 20, 2019 @ 6:50am
      Jul 20, 2019

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