4 miles
Distance
601 ft
Climb
-579 ft
Descent
00:41:59
Avg time

Golden Belt Loop Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Wilson State Park
    Salina, Kansas
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Both Directions
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Black Diamond
  • Physical Rating
    Hard
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #3976 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    70 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

Mostly intermediate trail with some rock gardens (like the Causeway) and little sections that will challenge you. Use Cabin Hill and the Rock Garden to make the full Golden Belt Loop (GBL)

More Stats for Golden Belt Loop bike trail
  • Altitude change
    22 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,542 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,648 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,550 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,572 ft
  • Grade
    0.097%
  • Grade max
    -22.571%
  • Grade min
    19.422%
  • Distance climb
    2 miles
  • Distance down
    2 miles
  • Distance flat
    4,621 ft
  • Avg time
    00:41:59
  • Avg reverse time
    01:10:53
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Status:
on Sep 30, 2018
Very Dry
Avg: 5 (3 votes)

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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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The colour categories are based on what percentage of riders are riding a trail in its intended direction.
  • > 96%
  • > 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
The intended direction a trail should be ridden.
  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
ContributeDetails
Colors indicate trail is missing specified detail.
  • Description
  • Photos
  • Description & Photos
  • Videos
Trail Popularity ?
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  • popular
  • less popular
  • not popular

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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

  • 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
  • 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
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      Golden Belt Loop Trail Reports

      statusdatedescription
      Sep 30, 2018 @ 12:32pm
      Sep 30, 2018
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 0 rides
      •  
      6 Months
      • 17 rides
      • 11 miles avg distance
      All
      • 80 rides
      •  

      Photos

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      May 7, 2018 @ 6:54pm
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      70 |
      May 7, 2018 @ 6:54pm
      May 7, 2018

      1 Review & Comments

      • + 0
      flag JoRuby (Jul 14, 2018 at 4:52)
       More technical rock features than I expected for Kansas! Also some climbs to nice views of the lake and plenty of deer to see along the way.
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