4.0 miles
Distance
1,202 ft
Climb
-14 ft
Descent
00:27:10
Avg time
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Dry Fork Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Horse
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Log Chutes
    Durango, Colorado
  • Ref Number
    #616
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Direction
    Both Directions
    Popular in reverse
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Trail Visibility
    Always easy to follow
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #9891 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #28458 in Trail Running
    • #26444 in Hiking
  • Local Popularity
    95 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 75 in Trail Running
    • 60 in Hiking
    • 5 in Horseback
  • Land Owner

Multi direction trail that is often climbed more than descended, this trail weaves through ponderosa pines with a moderate grade. Often used to complete the Dry Fork > Colorado Trail > Hoffeins Connect loop.

The parking and road to access from the south (CR20Cool is closed from Dec 1 - April 15 annually for wildlife. You may not pass through the fence at this time.

Local Trail Association
Traditionally Indigenous Territory
More Stats for Dry Fork mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    1,188 ft
  • Altitude min
    7,378 ft
  • Altitude max
    8,566 ft
  • Altitude start
    7,378 ft
  • Altitude end
    8,566 ft
  • Grade
    5.6%
  • Grade max
    -8.5%
  • Grade min
    30.9%
  • Distance climb
    4 miles
  • Distance down
    531 ft
  • Distance flat
    850 ft
  • Avg time
    00:27:10
  • Avg reverse time
    00:58:37
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on Jul 11, 2024
Ideal
Avg: 4.45 (9 votes)
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      Dry Fork Trail Reports

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      Jul 11, 2024 @ 11:00am
      Jul 11, 2024
      Jun 28, 2024 @ 1:25am
      Jun 28, 2024
      Two trees down across dry fork trail, easy to get over
      Jun 15, 2024 @ 2:19am
      Jun 15, 2024
      The day after some rain so hero dirt.
      Jun 3, 2024 @ 10:13am
      Jun 3, 2024
      A bit dry but riding super well. This ride is a blast!
      May 26, 2024 @ 6:08am
      May 26, 2024
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 31 rides
      • 15 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 333 rides
      • 15 miles avg distance
      All
      • 2,283 rides
      • Last: Jul 21, 2024

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      Sep 18, 2020 @ 4:56pm
      Sep 18, 2020
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      Jul 2, 2022 @ 1:46pm
      Jul 2, 2022
      113 |
      Oct 3, 2020 @ 7:28pm
      Oct 3, 2020

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