320 ft
Distance
-70 ft
Descent
00:04:16
Avg time
Trail Supporters, Builders & Maintainers of Horsethief Drop Trail
  • BLM
    BLM
    Land Manager

Horsethief Drop Details

  • Riding Area
    Kokopelli's Trail
    Fruita, Colorado
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
  • Global Ranking
    #3613

The Horsetheif drop is a classic terror ride, if you choose to ride it- most don't. It's a rigorous dive from the canyon rim down to the bench, with 2-4 ft vertical drops. Is it worth the hike down to ride the bench trail? Unequivocally yes.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Horsethief Drop bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -70 ft
  • Altitude min
    4,746 ft
  • Altitude max
    4,816 ft
  • Altitude start
    4,816 ft
  • Altitude end
    4,746 ft
  • Grade
    -21.777%
  • Grade max
    -60.145%
  • Grade min
    -8.608%
  • Distance down
    320 ft
  • Avg time
    00:04:16
  • Avg reverse time
    00:38:17
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Status:
on Nov 10, 2018
Dry
Avg: 3.35 (9 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Directions to horsethief-drop trailhead (39.171360, -108.850650)
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Horsethief Drop Trail Reports

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Nov 13, 2014 @ 9:16am
Nov 13, 2014
Horsethief Drop, Fruita
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Sep 29, 2014 @ 6:44pm
Sep 29, 2014
Horsethief Drop, Fruita

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