4 miles
Distance
749 ft
Climb
-2,601 ft
Descent
01:05:48
Avg time
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Gold Rush Details

  • Riding Area
    Thompson Falls
    Thompson Falls, Montana
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    DH, AM, XC, Fat
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Hard
  • Season
    May-October
  • Global Ranking
  • Land Manager
    Plains/Thompson Falls Ranger District

Steep, narrow, singletrack that drops from the CC Divide to Gold Rush Campground. Starts in a burn, finishes in a loamy creekbottom.

Access Info

Push up from the Gold Rush Campground or drive to the top and shuttle from the CC Divide. Also loops well by climbing Knox Creek.

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More Stats for Gold Rush bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -1,853 ft
  • Altitude min
    3,483 ft
  • Altitude max
    5,724 ft
  • Altitude start
    5,336 ft
  • Altitude end
    3,483 ft
  • Grade
    -7.963%
  • Grade max
    -39.922%
  • Grade min
    30.968%
  • Distance climb
    1 miles
  • Distance down
    3 miles
  • Distance flat
    457 ft
  • Avg time
    01:05:48
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Status:
on Aug 21, 2018
Dry
Avg: 4 (2 votes)

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Activity Type
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Directions to gold-rush-90385 trailhead (47.481223, -115.284358)
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Gold Rush Trail Reports

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Aug 21, 2018 @ 2:23pm
Aug 21, 2018
Trail was clear and 100% rideable.
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Aug 21, 2018 @ 2:24pm
Aug 21, 2018
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Aug 21, 2018 @ 2:23pm
Aug 21, 2018
Gold Rush, Anchorage

1 Review & Comments

  • + 0
flag Beckybikes (Aug 21, 2018 at 14:21)
 True backcountry riding. Fun ridge line to steep descent. Trial was not technical, just some short lived steep sections. Was clear when we rode in August 2018.
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