4,041 ft
Distance
34 ft
Climb
-233 ft
Descent
00:05:35
Avg time
Supporters, Builders, Maintainers & Land Managers of Elk Drop Upper Trail
  • BLM
    BLM
    Land Manager

Elk Drop Upper Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • E-Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
    • Horse
    • Dirtbike/Moto
  • Riding Area
    West Eagle
    Eagle, Colorado
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Voted Difficulty
    Black Diamond (1 vote)
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    DH
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Double Black Diamond
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
    Yes up to Class 1
  • Global Ranking
    #55064 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #29505 in E-Biking
    • #93854 in Trail Running
    • #63797 in Hiking
    • #2319 in Dirtbiking
  • Local Popularity
    45 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in E-Biking
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking
    • 100 in Dirtbiking
    • 100 in Horseback

From the top the trail listed Fast Times / Elk Drop will reach a split. This will bring you down to a hunting camp area where you can find Star Wars downhill or continue to lower Elk Drop

Local Trail Association
Traditionally Indigenous Territory
More Stats for Elk Drop Upper mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    -198 ft
  • Altitude min
    7,134 ft
  • Altitude max
    7,332 ft
  • Altitude start
    7,332 ft
  • Altitude end
    7,134 ft
  • Grade
    -4.91%
  • Grade max
    -16.906%
  • Grade min
    15.254%
  • Distance climb
    247 ft
  • Distance down
    3,018 ft
  • Distance flat
    210 ft
  • Avg time
    00:05:35
  • Avg reverse time
    00:12:20
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Status:
on May 2, 2022
Dry
Avg: 4 (2 votes)
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Trail Conditions
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  • Snow Groomed
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  • Snow Cover Inadequate
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
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  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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      Elk Drop Upper Trail Reports

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      May 2, 2022 @ 8:24am
      May 2, 2022
      Apr 19, 2022 @ 5:52am
      Apr 19, 2022
      reporter Lower West Eagle is mostly dry, anything above/near World's Greatest is still snow/mud covered
      May 21, 2021 @ 10:20am
      May 21, 2021
      Oct 30, 2020 @ 10:32am
      Oct 30, 2020
      Jun 16, 2020 @ 5:15pm
      Jun 16, 2020
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

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      • 0 rides
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      6 Months
      • 17 rides
      • 14 miles avg distance
      All
      • 110 rides
      • Last: Jul 31, 2022

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      Apr 29, 2020 @ 11:55am
      Apr 29, 2020

      Routes with this trail

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      Tick/Elk Drop/Star Wars/SHR9 miles

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      4:23 | 144 | Jun 28, 2019 , Eagle
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