4,201 ft
Distance
228 ft
Climb
-216 ft
Descent
00:09:21
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Fourmile Link Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Betasso Preserve
    Boulder, Colorado
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Trail Visibility
    Always easy to follow
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • Global Ranking
    #9051 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #43690 in Trail Running
    • #23517 in Hiking
  • Local Popularity
    75 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 70 in Trail Running
    • 80 in Hiking
  • Land Manager

Trail trail is a bi-directional link from Four Mile Canyon road to the Benjamin Loop at Betasso. Trail is blue intermediate but there are two small staircases that most people walk.

Access Info

The Fourmile Link can be accessed 2.7 miles up Fourmile Canyon Drive from Boulder Canyon Drive. Look for a small pullout and a guardrail on the south side of the road.

Disclaimer

Trail closed to bikes on Wednesday and Saturdays.

Local Trail Association
Traditionally Indigenous Territory
More Stats for Fourmile Link mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    12 ft
  • Altitude min
    6,145 ft
  • Altitude max
    6,295 ft
  • Altitude start
    6,276 ft
  • Altitude end
    6,288 ft
  • Grade
    0.289%
  • Grade max
    -34.355%
  • Grade min
    29.25%
  • Distance climb
    2,194 ft
  • Distance down
    1,952 ft
  • Distance flat
    55 ft
  • Avg time
    00:09:21
  • Avg reverse time
    00:09:39
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on May 22, 2022
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Trail Conditions
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      Fourmile Link Trail Reports

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      May 22, 2022 @ 9:32am
      1 day
      reporter From the Betasso Ranger, Snow is melting quickly at Betasso, but come prepared for snowy/muddy trail conditions."
      May 8, 2022 @ 5:01am
      May 8, 2022
      Apr 14, 2022 @ 10:06am
      Apr 14, 2022
      Mar 27, 2022 @ 3:20pm
      Mar 27, 2022
      reporter The Benjamin connector to 4 Mile still has a lot of long snow pack sections and is probably best avoided for now.
      Jan 25, 2022 @ 5:52pm
      Jan 25, 2022
      reporter From Betasso Ranger, "5-7" of new snow."
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 4 rides
      • 11 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 139 rides
      • 16 miles avg distance
      All
      • 1,447 rides
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      Aug 8, 2019 @ 12:46pm
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      Apr 13, 2018 @ 7:40am
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