3 miles
Distance
173 ft
Climb
-1,799 ft
Descent
00:34:57
Avg time
Trail Supporters, Builders & Maintainers of Grouse Trail

Grouse Details

  • Riding Area
    Buffalo Pass
    Steamboat Springs, Colorado
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Voted Difficulty
    Double Black Diamond (1 vote)
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
    Popular direction shown
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #2655 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    90 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking
  • Land Manager
    Routt NF - Hans Peak Bears Ears

Originally an unauthorized trail created by equestrians and later enhanced by mountain bikers, this trail was brought into the system in 2017 after modifications that minimized resource damage.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Grouse bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -1,627 ft
  • Altitude min
    8,321 ft
  • Altitude max
    9,948 ft
  • Altitude start
    9,948 ft
  • Altitude end
    8,321 ft
  • Grade
    -9.908%
  • Grade max
    -44.48%
  • Grade min
    23.555%
  • Distance climb
    2,474 ft
  • Distance down
    2 miles
  • Distance flat
    1,313 ft
  • Avg time
    00:34:57
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Status:
on Sep 16, 2018
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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  • > 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 intendid 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

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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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      Grouse Trail Reports

      datedescription
      Sep 16, 2018 @ 6:37am
      Sep 16, 2018
      Legit
      Aug 17, 2018 @ 9:22am
      Aug 17, 2018
      Dry yesterday, morning rains may make for temporary Hero Dirt conditions today!
      Jul 19, 2018 @ 8:36am
      Jul 19, 2018
      Jul 2, 2017 @ 6:35pm
      Jul 2, 2017
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 0 rides
      •  
      6 Months
      • 25 rides
      • 18 miles avg distance
      All
      • 116 rides
      •  

      Photos

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      19 |
      Aug 31, 2018 @ 4:46pm
      Aug 31, 2018
      Grouse, Steamboat Springs
      97 |
      Jul 23, 2018 @ 11:20pm
      Jul 23, 2018
      Grouse, Boulder
      106 |
      Jul 23, 2018 @ 11:19pm
      Jul 23, 2018
      Grouse, Boulder
      127 |
      Jul 23, 2018 @ 11:18pm
      Jul 23, 2018
      Grouse, Boulder

      Routes with this trail

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      Grouse (All)
      3 miles

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