5 miles
Distance
354 ft
Climb
-1,998 ft
Descent
01:00:27
Avg time
Trail Supporters, Builders & Maintainers of Elk Park DH Trail

Elk Park DH Details

  • Riding Area
    Pike's Peak
    Colorado Springs, Colorado
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Black Diamond
  • Physical Rating
    Hard
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #22275 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    35 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

Top of the world style ride with vast views of many valleys and some ripping downhill.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Elk Park DH bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -1,645 ft
  • Altitude min
    10,188 ft
  • Altitude max
    11,833 ft
  • Altitude start
    11,833 ft
  • Altitude end
    10,188 ft
  • Grade
    -5.941%
  • Grade max
    -117.211%
  • Grade min
    34.844%
  • Distance climb
    1 miles
  • Distance down
    4 miles
  • Distance flat
    1,099 ft
  • Avg time
    01:00:27
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Status:
on Sep 15, 2018
Very Dry
Avg: 4 (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
Trail Ridden Direction
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  • > 96%
  • > 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
The intendid direction a trail should be ridden.
  • 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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      Elk Park DH Trail Reports

      datedescription
      Sep 15, 2018 @ 10:46am
      Sep 15, 2018
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 0 rides
      •  
      6 Months
      • 18 rides
      • 26 miles avg distance
      All
      • 64 rides
      •  

      Photos

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      25 |
      Oct 15, 2018 @ 5:27pm
      Oct 15, 2018
      Elk Park DH, Colorado Springs
      9 |
      Oct 7, 2018 @ 9:47am
      Oct 7, 2018
      Elk Park DH, My City
      13 |
      Oct 7, 2018 @ 5:53am
      Oct 7, 2018
      Elk Park DH, My City
      6 |
      Oct 7, 2018 @ 5:53am
      Oct 7, 2018
      Elk Park DH, My City

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