2.5 miles
Distance
471 ft
Climb
-621 ft
Descent
00:24:32
Avg time
Supporters, Builders, Maintainers & Land Managers of LOV Connection Trail
  • BLM
    BLM
    Land Manager

LOV Connection Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Eagle Ranch
    Eagle, Colorado
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Direction
    Both Directions
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Season
    Closed Dec 15-April 15, Winter Wildlife
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • TTFs on Trail
    Bridge
  • Global Ranking
    #14723 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #78657 in Trail Running
    • #57013 in Hiking
  • Local Popularity
    90 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 85 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking
  • Year Opened
    2017
  • Land Manager
    Town of Eagle

New trail, built by Momentum Trail Concepts in the summer of 2017 with funding from the Town of Eagle. Connects 3rd Gulch to Abrams Gulch with a nice up and down route and great views.

Local Trail Association
Traditionally Indigenous Territory
More Stats for LOV Connection mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    -149 ft
  • Altitude min
    6,976 ft
  • Altitude max
    7,334 ft
  • Altitude start
    7,136 ft
  • Altitude end
    6,987 ft
  • Grade
    -1.129%
  • Grade max
    -41.061%
  • Grade min
    27.105%
  • Distance climb
    1 mile
  • Distance down
    1 mile
  • Distance flat
    824 ft
  • Avg time
    00:24:32
  • Avg reverse time
    00:28:11
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Status:
on Sep 24, 2021
Very Dry
Avg: 4.65 (6 votes)

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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
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      LOV Connection Trail Reports

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      Sep 24, 2021 @ 10:12am
      Sep 24, 2021
      Sep 6, 2021 @ 9:06am
      Sep 6, 2021
      May 1, 2021 @ 9:09am
      May 1, 2021
      Apr 24, 2021 @ 2:08pm
      Apr 24, 2021
      Dec 15, 2020 @ 10:15am
      Dec 15, 2020
      reporter Seasonal Wildlife Closure - Closed: December 15 - April 15 (Opens April 16)
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 9 rides
      • 10 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 207 rides
      • 13 miles avg distance
      All
      • 614 rides
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      Photos

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      36 |
      Mar 8, 2021 @ 6:47pm
      Mar 8, 2021
      39 |
      Sep 19, 2019 @ 3:06pm
      Sep 19, 2019
      39 |
      Sep 19, 2019 @ 3:06pm
      Sep 19, 2019
      29 |
      Aug 20, 2019 @ 2:39pm
      Aug 20, 2019

      Routes with this trail

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      Eagle Ranch LOV Connection Loop
      9 miles
      LOV Connection Route
      5 miles
      Hardscrabble Humper MTB Route 2019 (official)
      36 miles

      1 Review & Comments

      • + 1
      provin1327 (Jun 3, 2019 at 10:41)
       Although technically bi-directional it's more enjoyable to run this trail in the direction shown, from east to west.
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      LOV Connection Trail Eagle Colorado 2nd downhill
      161 | Jun 18, 2019 , Eagle
      LOV Connection Trail Eagle Colorado 1st...
      144 | Jun 18, 2019 , Eagle
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