4 miles
Distance
420 ft
Climb
-422 ft
Descent
00:39:43
Avg time

Horseshoe Details

  • Riding Area
    Horseshoe
    Grapevine, Texas
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    XC
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    One Direction
  • Climb Difficulty
    Green
  • Physical Rating
    Easy
  • Season
    Year Round
  • Family Friendly
    Yes
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • TTFs on Trail
    Rock Garden
  • Global Ranking
    #14536 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    100 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

Good beginner trail with minimal technicality. 5.4 miles, runs clockwise, walkers/hikers route opposite. As a surprise to many, there are 103 directional signs in the total loop. The kiosk on the east end trailhead has a map, as does the trail page on dorba.org. Once on the trail, you'll also see "you are here" signs reflecting each sections name. Thursday nights are all level rides, no drop, and sponsored by Sun and Ski, come on out to try night riding. Most of all, ride like a kid again, it's a new experience to many.

source: Dorba.org
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More Stats for Horseshoe bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -2 ft
  • Altitude min
    540 ft
  • Altitude max
    591 ft
  • Altitude start
    558 ft
  • Altitude end
    556 ft
  • Grade
    -0.009%
  • Grade max
    -19.198%
  • Grade min
    23.315%
  • Distance climb
    2 miles
  • Distance down
    2 miles
  • Distance flat
    2,250 ft
  • Avg time
    00:39:43
  • Avg reverse time
    00:00:47
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Status:
on Feb 5, 2019
Variable
Avg: 4.5 (2 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
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  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
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  • < 2 weeks
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  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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  • 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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      Horseshoe Trail Reports

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 6 rides
      • 6 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 147 rides
      • 7 miles avg distance
      All
      • 394 rides
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      Photos

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      Oct 8, 2017 @ 7:43am
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      Horseshoe, Barrie
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      Horseshoe, Barrie
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      Oct 8, 2017 @ 7:42am
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      Horseshoe, Barrie
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      Oct 8, 2017 @ 7:42am
      Oct 8, 2017
      Horseshoe, Barrie

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