3 miles
Distance
1,226 ft
Climb
-543 ft
Descent
3,243 ft
High Point
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Hayes Gulch Details

  • Riding Area
    Sandpoint
    Sandpoint, Idaho
  • AKA
    Gold Hill
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    DH, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Black Diamond
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Trail Visibility
    Always easy to follow
  • eBike Allowed
  • TTFs on Trail
    Berm

The trails on the IDL lands on the West side of Gold Hill are multi-use and go by the name of Hayes Gulch. The connector at the top to Gold Hill Trail #3 is non-motorized. Trail 3 is on USFS land.

Stay tuned for new GPS tracks that shows the new route!

Access Info

A new trailhead was built in the fall of 2018 on land managed by the Idaho Department of Lands. The parking lot and trailhead are ~1.75 miles up Bottle Bay Road from Highway 95.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Hayes Gulch bike trail
  • Altitude change
    683 ft
  • Altitude min
    2,560 ft
  • Altitude start
    2,560 ft
  • Altitude end
    3,243 ft
  • Grade
    3.821%
  • Grade max
    -33.139%
  • Grade min
    41.534%
  • Distance climb
    2 miles
  • Distance down
    1 miles
  • Distance flat
    1,309 ft
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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction

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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 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
  • Other Other
Directions to hayes-gulch trailhead (48.240360, -116.517250)
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Dec 5, 2018 @ 3:13pm
Dec 5, 2018
Hayes Gulch, Sandpoint

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