1 miles
Distance
-646 ft
Descent
00:08:15
Avg time
Trail Supporters, Builders & Maintainers of Iron Gulch Trail
  • BLM
    BLM
    Land Manager

Iron Gulch Details

  • Riding Area
    Scratchgravel Hills
    Helena, Montana
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Mixed
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC, Fat
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Both Directions
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Black Diamond
  • Physical Rating
    Hard
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • TTFs on Trail
    Rock Garden
  • Global Ranking
    #41946 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    30 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 95 in Hiking
  • Land Manager
    blm

Best ridden as a downhill.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Iron Gulch bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -646 ft
  • Altitude min
    4,017 ft
  • Altitude max
    4,662 ft
  • Altitude start
    4,662 ft
  • Altitude end
    4,017 ft
  • Grade
    -11.232%
  • Grade max
    -28.727%
  • Grade min
    -1.553%
  • Distance down
    1 miles
  • Avg time
    00:08:15
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Status:
on Apr 21, 2018
Variable
Avg: 3 (1 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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  • > 96%
  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
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  • < 2 days
  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
Trail Ridden Direction
The intendid direction a trail should be ridden.
  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
ContributeDetails
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  • Description
  • Photos
  • Description & Photos
  • Videos

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Trail Difficulties
  • Access Road/Trail
  • White
  • Green
  • Blue
  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

Trail Report Status
  • Clear / Green
  • 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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      Iron Gulch Trail Reports

      statusdatedescription
      Apr 21, 2018 @ 11:12pm
      Apr 21, 2018
      One spot of packed snow and a tree down
      Apr 11, 2018 @ 8:07pm
      Apr 11, 2018
      Middle third is snow, ice, and mud.
      Nov 1, 2017 @ 11:24am
      Nov 1, 2017
      reporter First real snowfall of 2017/18
      Sep 17, 2017 @ 12:27pm
      Sep 17, 2017
      Tree down near top.
      view all reports »

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 0 rides
      •  
      6 Months
      • 1 rides
      • 17 miles avg distance
      All
      • 3 rides
      •  

      Photos

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      9 |
      Nov 22, 2018 @ 8:02pm
      Nov 22, 2018
      Iron Gulch, My City
      34 |
      Sep 11, 2017 @ 12:43pm
      Sep 11, 2017
      Iron Gulch, My City

      1 Review & Comments

      • + 0
      flag Lowtech19 (Nov 22, 2018 at 20:01)
       Needs a little trail work. Lot of large loose rocks
      [Reply]

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