2,822 ft
Distance
208 ft
Climb
00:08:00
Avg time
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Lion Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Red Rock Canyon Open Space
    Colorado Springs, Colorado
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Direction
    Both Directions
    Popular in reverse
  • Climb Difficulty
    Green
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #109465 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #27913 in Trail Running
    • #17334 in Hiking
  • Local Popularity
    85 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 80 in Trail Running
    • 35 in Hiking

Newly realigned/narrowed trail with berms and optional lines/jumps

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Lion mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    208 ft
  • Altitude min
    6,434 ft
  • Altitude max
    6,643 ft
  • Altitude start
    6,434 ft
  • Altitude end
    6,644 ft
  • Grade
    7.4%
  • Grade max
    -0.9%
  • Grade min
    47.1%
  • Distance climb
    2,749 ft
  • Distance flat
    72 ft
  • Avg time
    00:08:00
  • Avg reverse time
    00:08:12
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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction
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  • > 96%
  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
Trail Last Ridden
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  • < 2 days
  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
Trail Ridden Direction
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  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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  • popular
  • less popular
  • not popular
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Activity Recordings
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  • mountain biking recent
  • mountain biking (>6 month)
  • hiking (1 year)
  • moto (1 year)
Activity Recordings
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  • Downhill Ski
  • Backcountry Ski
  • Nordic Ski
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      Lion Trail Reports

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 12 rides
      • 14 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 328 rides
      • 11 miles avg distance
      All
      • 435 rides
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      Photos

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      39 |
      Mar 16, 2019 @ 8:18am
      Mar 16, 2019

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      Videos

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      Finally a nice day to ride | RED ROCK CANYON...
      2:41 | 59 | Mar 16, 2021 , Colorado Springs
      Newly Built Downhill! PREVIEW: LION TRAIL |...
      9:22 | 286 | Jan 25, 2021 , Colorado Springs
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