4 miles
489 ft
-749 ft
Avg time
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Headquarters NRT Details

  • Riding area
    Happy Jack
    Laramie, Wyoming
  • Difficulty rating
    Black Diamond
  • Trail type
  • Bike type
  • Trail Usage
  • Direction
    Both Directions
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  • Climb Difficulty
    Black Diamond
  • Physical rating
  • eBike Allowed
  • Global Ranking
  • Land Manager
    Medicine Bow-Routt National Forest

This is the main trail into the Happy Jack trail system from the Summit Trailhead Parking area. A short climb to the highest point of the trail offers a great view of Happy Jack and Vedauwoo (especially in the fall). Then it's a slightly technical trail with short ups and downs all the way to the final, rocky descent to the Headquarters Trailhead.

You can also ride this one from the Headquarters parking area. This will offer a pretty grueling climb with some tough rock/root sections.

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More Stats for Headquarters NRT mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -260 ft
  • Altitude min
    8,400 ft
  • Altitude max
    8,932 ft
  • Altitude start
    8,660 ft
  • Altitude end
    8,400 ft
  • Grade
  • Grade max
  • Grade min
  • Distance climb
    2 miles
  • Distance down
    2 miles
  • Distance flat
    1,969 ft
  • Avg time
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on Dec 30, 2017
Snow Packed
Avg: 3 (2 votes)

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Headquarters NRT Trail Reports

Dec 30, 2017 @ 10:01am
Dec 30, 2017
Headquarters is well packed to the crow creek turn off. Easy fat biking.
Jun 10, 2017 @ 3:38pm
Jun 10, 2017
May 16, 2017 @ 1:49pm
May 16, 2017
May 16, 2017 @ 1:49pm
May 16, 2017
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