1.8 miles
Distance
61 ft
Climb
-63 ft
Descent
00:19:15
Avg time
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Horseshoe Lake Loop Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Ref Number
    #2701
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Hiking SAC Scale
    T1 Hiking
  • Trail Type
    Mixed
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Green
  • Physical Rating
    Easy
  • Trail Visibility
    Always easy to follow
  • Family Friendly
    Yes
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #60148 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #22619 in Trail Running
    • #13110 in Hiking
  • Local Popularity
    75 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 70 in Hiking

Mix of some double track, gravel and singletrack trail that is an easy loop with nice views of the lake.

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More Stats for Horseshoe Lake Loop bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    -2 ft
  • Altitude min
    8,939 ft
  • Altitude max
    8,992 ft
  • Altitude start
    8,976 ft
  • Altitude end
    8,976 ft
  • Grade max
    -9%
  • Grade min
    7.5%
  • Distance climb
    3,402 ft
  • Distance down
    2,877 ft
  • Distance flat
    3,278 ft
  • Avg time
    00:19:15
  • Avg reverse time
    00:27:35
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Status:
on Jun 26, 2021
Ideal
Avg: 3.75 (4 votes)

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  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
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  • Very Dry
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      Horseshoe Lake Loop Trail Reports

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

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      • 0 rides
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      6 Months
      • 22 rides
      • 11 miles avg distance
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      • 147 rides
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      Sep 14, 2017 @ 11:10am
      Sep 14, 2017
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      2 Reviews & Comments

      • + 1
      DataJunkie (Oct 3, 2016 at 19:50)
       Beautiful trail particularly in early summer when all of the creeks have water in them. A very good trail for beginner.

      Lots of people and dogs on this trail though. I try to go in the early evenings.
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      • + 1
      wrightwoodfilms (Aug 6, 2019 at 16:33)
       Road my Gravel bike on it. The trail is a great family trail and the bridge got fixed yeah.
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