1.5 miles
Distance
856 ft
Climb
00:30:47
Avg time
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North Trail Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    North Vail
    Vail, Colorado
  • Ref Number
    #1896
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • Global Ranking
    #117389 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #90720 in Trail Running
    • #37083 in Hiking
  • Local Popularity
    90 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 75 in Trail Running
    • 90 in Hiking
  • Land Owner
    USFS

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North Trail is a 2 mile popular blue singletrack trail located near Vail Colorado. This multi-use trail can be used both directions and has a moderate overall physical rating with a 856 ft blue climb. On average it takes 30 minutes to complete this trail.

Disclaimer

This trail is subject to a USFS seasonal wildlife closure from 4/15 - 6/20 to protect deer and elk during calving season

Local Trail Association
Traditionally Indigenous Territory
More Stats for North Trail multi-use trail trail
  • Altitude change
    856 ft
  • Altitude min
    8,569 ft
  • Altitude max
    9,425 ft
  • Altitude start
    8,569 ft
  • Altitude end
    9,426 ft
  • Grade
    10.6%
  • Grade max
    1.7%
  • Grade min
    83%
  • Distance climb
    2 miles
  • Avg time
    00:30:47
  • Avg reverse time
    00:12:46
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      North Trail Trail Reports

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      Aug 1, 2023 @ 1:01am
      Aug 1, 2023
      Very lush due to the rain and we ran right into a large and healthy mountain lion on the way down. Scared the pre out of us. We called Vail police...
      Jun 22, 2023 @ 3:57pm
      Jun 22, 2023
      reporter Trails are open open for the season. VVMTA and Forest Service crews are working hard to clear any trees that may have fallen over the winter and...
      Jun 21, 2023 @ 12:05am
      Jun 21, 2023
      Apr 15, 2023 @ 12:01am
      Apr 15, 2023
      reporter Seasonally closed 4/15 - 6/20 to protect deer and elk during calving season
      Jun 21, 2022 @ 4:07pm
      Jun 21, 2022
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 1 rides
      • 6 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 71 rides
      • 13 miles avg distance
      All
      • 388 rides
      • Last: Nov 28, 2023

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