1.5 miles
Distance
3 ft
Climb
-557 ft
Descent
00:13:02
Avg time
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Headwaters Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
    • Horse
  • Riding Area
    Boise Foothills
    Boise, Idaho
  • Ref Number
    LT1
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Doubletrack
  • Bike Type
    Gravel
  • Direction
    Both Directions
    Popular in reverse
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #201270 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    5 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 30 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking
    • 5 in Horseback

This old logging road winds through the forest below the ridge and ends at the creek. You can turn around to return to the trailhead or take the 1.1-mile Connection over to Doug Fir Loop for a longer outing.

Local Trail Association
Traditionally Indigenous Territory
More Stats for Headwaters bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    -554 ft
  • Altitude min
    5,532 ft
  • Altitude max
    6,088 ft
  • Altitude start
    6,087 ft
  • Altitude end
    5,535 ft
  • Grade
    -6.9%
  • Grade max
    -27.3%
  • Grade min
    2.4%
  • Distance climb
    463 ft
  • Distance down
    1 mile
  • Distance flat
    417 ft
  • Avg time
    00:13:02
  • Avg reverse time
    00:41:57
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on Jul 24, 2021
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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Snow Cover Inadequate
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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      Headwaters Trail Reports

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      Jul 24, 2021 @ 2:02pm
      Jul 24, 2021
      Overgrown brushes make MTB riding hard and unpleasant. Very Sandy and rutted at places
      Jul 10, 2021 @ 12:22pm
      Jul 10, 2021
      Overgrown bushes obscuring trail
      Jul 10, 2021 @ 12:22pm
      Jul 10, 2021
      Over grown
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

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      • 0 rides
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      6 Months
      • 1 rides
      • 39 miles avg distance
      All
      • 2 rides
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