2.8 miles
Distance
1,398 ft
Climb
-200 ft
Descent
00:39:27
Avg time

Elkhorn Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Beaver Creek & Arrowhead
    Avon, Colorado
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • Global Ranking
    #31533 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #11074 in Trail Running
    • #37085 in Hiking
  • Local Popularity
    90 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 90 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

Primarily a climbing route to access Beaver Creek and many loop options. Fast and fun downhill as well but suggest using to access Paulie's Plunge, A-10, etc.

Local Trail Association
Traditionally Indigenous Territory
More Stats for Elkhorn mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    1,199 ft
  • Altitude min
    7,508 ft
  • Altitude max
    8,707 ft
  • Altitude start
    7,508 ft
  • Altitude end
    8,707 ft
  • Grade
    7.968%
  • Grade max
    -18.266%
  • Grade min
    29.075%
  • Distance climb
    2 miles
  • Distance down
    2,317 ft
  • Distance flat
    164 ft
  • Avg time
    00:39:27
  • Avg reverse time
    00:15:19
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Status:
on Jul 21, 2022
Ideal
Avg: 4.4 (5 votes)
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Trail Conditions
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  • Snow Cover Inadequate
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
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      Elkhorn Trail Reports

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      Jul 21, 2022 @ 5:34pm
      Jul 21, 2022
      Jul 7, 2022 @ 5:48am
      Jul 7, 2022
      Jul 3, 2022 @ 7:54am
      Jul 3, 2022
      A few downed trees on Elkhorn
      Dec 2, 2021 @ 7:17am
      Dec 2, 2021
      reporter
      Oct 3, 2021 @ 1:31pm
      Oct 3, 2021
      damp and an occasional puddle in the shade
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 11 rides
      • 13 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 65 rides
      • 14 miles avg distance
      All
      • 788 rides
      • Last: Aug 7, 2022

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      Jul 10, 2020 @ 10:07am
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      Jul 19, 2019 @ 11:57am
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      177 |
      Dec 2, 2014 @ 7:40pm
      Dec 2, 2014
      226 |
      Dec 2, 2014 @ 7:39pm
      Dec 2, 2014

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      Routes with this trail

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      Elkhorn Allies Paulies12 miles
      Elkhorn to A10 Loop11 miles

      1 Review & Comments

      • + 0
      JOTAB99 (Jun 21, 2020 at 10:31)
      Closed until June 30
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