10 miles
858 ft
-3,914 ft
2 miles
High Point
Trail Supporters, Builders & Maintainers of Little Elk Creek #515 Trail


  • Riding area
    Durango, Colorado
  • Difficulty rating
  • Trail type
  • Trail Usage
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
  • Climb Difficulty
    Black Diamond
  • Physical rating
  • Season
  • Global Ranking

Connects from Pinkerton Flagstaff trail to Hermosa Creek. GPS is necessary for this trail, trail finding can be difficult. Last half of the trail is the most fun which you are rewarded with a fast ride through Ponderosa trees.

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More Stats for Little Elk Creek Trail #515 mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -3,056 ft
  • Altitude min
    7,663 ft
  • Altitude start
    10,719 ft
  • Altitude end
    7,663 ft
  • Grade
  • Grade max
  • Grade min
  • Distance climb
    3 miles
  • Distance down
    7 miles
  • Distance flat
    1,049 ft
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on Nov 29, 2017
Very Dry
Avg: 1.65 (3 votes)

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Trail Style
  • ?
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Directions to little-elk-creek-trail-515 trailhead (37.592790, -107.869990)
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Little Elk Creek... Trail Reports

Nov 29, 2017 @ 7:50pm
Nov 29, 2017
reporter This trail is rarley ridden and very overgrown. Following this trail can take a lot of effort and can be a serious adventure! Be prepared!
Oct 30, 2017 @ 9:20pm
Oct 30, 2017
Riding it completely from above is not with it. Too much bushes are in the way. I would prefer going up from the end of the trail next time - the...
Oct 16, 2017 @ 11:42am
Oct 16, 2017
A little route finding required with all the hunters trails. Came across a few hunters. Very few trees down. Good riding.
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