5 miles
Distance
721 ft
Climb
-740 ft
Descent
00:40:17
Avg time
Trail Supporters, Builders & Maintainers of Fox Creek Loop Trail

Fox Creek Loop Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    North of Ketchum
    Ketchum, Idaho
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Hiking SAC Scale
    T1 Hiking
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • Global Ranking
    #30815 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    80 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 100 in Hiking
  • Land Manager
    USFS-Ketchum Ranger District

This trail's upper part above the Wood River is directional for mountain bikers in the north to south direction and is fast flowy single track with some slighty rocky parts. Popular area for hikers and dog walkers, so it can be busy at times. Often ridden as a combo with Chocolate Gulch.

More Stats for Fox Creek Loop bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -19 ft
  • Altitude min
    6,042 ft
  • Altitude max
    6,651 ft
  • Altitude start
    6,128 ft
  • Altitude end
    6,109 ft
  • Grade
    -0.1%
  • Grade max
    -32.4%
  • Grade min
    64.5%
  • Distance climb
    2 miles
  • Distance down
    2 miles
  • Distance flat
    3,383 ft
  • Avg time
    00:40:17
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Status:
on Oct 13, 2019
Dry
Avg: 3.75 (4 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
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  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
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  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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  • Access Road/Trail
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  • Green
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  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

Trail Report Status
  • Clear / Green
  • Minor Issue / Yellow
  • Significant Issue / Amber
  • Closed

  • 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
  • Ideal
  • 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
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • eBike Charging Point eBike Charging Point
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Gate Gate
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Ladder Ladder
  • Stairs Stairs
  • Bridge Bridge
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
  • Other Other
      Directions to fox-creek-loop trailhead (43.756420, -114.403000)
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      Fox Creek Loop Trail Reports

      statusdatedescription
      Oct 13, 2019 @ 10:11am
      Oct 13, 2019
      Jun 10, 2019 @ 11:07am
      Jun 10, 2019
      Jun 7, 2019 @ 4:56pm
      Jun 7, 2019
      May 24, 2019 @ 6:27pm
      May 24, 2019
      From the Fox Creek Trailhead the Fox Creek Trail is open to the west to the third footbridge. The Fox Creek Trail is also open along the Big Wood...
      May 19, 2019 @ 12:36pm
      May 19, 2019
      The Fox Creek Trail is open from the Fox Creek Trailhead to the west; to the third footbridge. Fox Creek Trail is also open along the Big Wood...
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 0 rides
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      6 Months
      • 31 rides
      • 12 miles avg distance
      All
      • 54 rides
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      Jul 8, 2017 @ 12:21pm
      Jul 8, 2017
      304 |
      Jun 20, 2017 @ 9:40am
      Jun 20, 2017

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      2 Reviews & Comments

      • + 0
      flag cscotts-BIKES (Jul 3, 2017 at 8:46)
       I wish this stated which direction to go for mountain bikers
      [Reply]
      • + 1
      flag lp1123 (Jun 13, 2018 at 6:25)
       This trail has a ONE way section to it. Basically it needs to ridden counter clockwise.
      [Reply]

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