1 miles
Distance
664 ft
Climb
-163 ft
Descent
00:16:05
Avg time
Trail Supporters, Builders & Maintainers of Gamble Oak Trail

Gamble Oak Trail Details

  • Riding Area
    Blodgett Peak Open Space
    Colorado Springs, Colorado
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Hard
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #55307 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    85 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking
  • Year Opened
    2015

Loose decomposed granite trail with multiple tight switchbacks

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Gamble Oak Trail bike trail
  • Altitude change
    501 ft
  • Altitude min
    6,992 ft
  • Altitude max
    7,526 ft
  • Altitude start
    6,992 ft
  • Altitude end
    7,493 ft
  • Grade
    7.051%
  • Grade max
    -31.868%
  • Grade min
    31.543%
  • Distance climb
    5,205 ft
  • Distance down
    1,668 ft
  • Distance flat
    231 ft
  • Avg time
    00:16:05
  • Avg reverse time
    00:08:02
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Status:
on Jan 5, 2019
Freeze/thaw Cycle
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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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  • > 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
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  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
ContributeDetails
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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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      Gamble Oak Trail Trail Reports

      datedescription
      Jan 5, 2019 @ 10:44am
      Jan 5, 2019
      Apr 5, 2016 @ 9:01am
      Apr 5, 2016
      Great Shape, dry but with great traction
      Mar 29, 2016 @ 12:18pm
      Mar 29, 2016
      The base by woodman still appears to be snow-covered may be dry towards the top
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 2 rides
      • 31 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 66 rides
      • 13 miles avg distance
      All
      • 468 rides
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      Photos

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      279 |
      Apr 4, 2018 @ 5:30am
      Apr 4, 2018
      Gamble Oak Trail, Sheffield

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