2,586 ft
Distance
16 ft
Climb
-289 ft
Descent
1 miles
High Point

Longhorn Details

  • Riding Area
    White Ranch Park
    Golden, Colorado
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Voted Difficulty
    Blue (1 vote)
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Both Directions
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Black Diamond
  • Physical Rating
    Hard
  • eBike Allowed
  • Global Ranking
    #50933 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    70 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in E-Biking
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

If you were to ride one trail in the front range, this should be it. It has drops, steep technical sections, and fast bermy corners. Most bike traffic goes down longhorn . Some bikers prefer to get to the top of longhorn via Belcher. Please note; this is a multi use trail and you may encounter traffic coming up as you are descending.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Longhorn bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -274 ft
  • Altitude min
    6,950 ft
  • Altitude start
    7,229 ft
  • Altitude end
    6,955 ft
  • Grade
    -10.581%
  • Grade max
    -25.882%
  • Grade min
    15.631%
  • Distance climb
    189 ft
  • Distance down
    2,326 ft
  • Distance flat
    72 ft
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Status:
on Jan 18, 2019
Snow Covered
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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction

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The colour categories are based on what percentage of riders are riding a trail in its intended direction.

  • > 96%
  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
Trail Ridden Direction

The intendid direction a trail should be ridden.

  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction

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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 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
  • Other Other
      Directions to longhorn-141939 trailhead (39.820440, -105.276060)
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      Longhorn Trail Reports

      datedescription
      Jan 18, 2019 @ 6:06am
      Jan 18, 2019
      Semi-packed snow with clear spots
      Dec 16, 2018 @ 12:48pm
      Dec 16, 2018
      Nov 26, 2018 @ 10:58am
      Nov 26, 2018
      Nov 23, 2018 @ 8:59am
      Nov 23, 2018
      Nov 1, 2018 @ 1:32pm
      Nov 1, 2018
      Sun exposed so dry and great riding!
      view all reports »

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 1 rides
      • 8 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 270 rides
      • 10 miles avg distance
      All
      • 257 rides
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