3,645 ft
Distance
75 ft
Climb
-76 ft
Descent
00:05:09
Avg time
Supporters, Builders, Maintainers & Land Managers of Our Backyard Trail
  • Vail Spinners and Skinners & The Wolffe Tasting House
    since 2017
    Sponsor
  • Town of Avon
    Town of Avon
    Land Manager

Our Backyard Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    West Avon Preserve
    Avon, Colorado
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Hiking SAC Scale
    T1 Hiking
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Green
  • Physical Rating
    Easy
  • Trail Visibility
    Always easy to follow
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • Global Ranking
    #82074 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #84786 in Trail Running
    • #69040 in Hiking
  • Local Popularity
    80 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 85 in Trail Running
    • 85 in Hiking
  • Land Owner
    Town of Avon

Our Backyard is a short loop with minimal elevation change and very easily ridden both directions. It offers some smooth reinforced turns and corners, a fun run through a aspen grove and beautiful scenery on a fast rolling rocky on the east side of the trail.
This multi-use trail can be used both directions and has a easy overall physical rating with a 75 ft green climb. On average it takes 5 minutes to complete this trail.

Local Trail Association
Traditionally Indigenous Territory
More Stats for Our Backyard multi-use trail trail
  • Altitude change
    -1 ft
  • Altitude min
    8,225 ft
  • Altitude max
    8,282 ft
  • Altitude start
    8,229 ft
  • Altitude end
    8,228 ft
  • Grade max
    -12.4%
  • Grade min
    13.4%
  • Distance climb
    2,116 ft
  • Distance down
    1,532 ft
  • Avg time
    00:05:09
  • Avg reverse time
    00:06:22
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on Jul 2, 2024
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      Our Backyard Trail Reports

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      Jul 2, 2024 @ 9:31am
      Jul 2, 2024
      reporter
      May 29, 2024 @ 3:59pm
      May 29, 2024
      reporter Drain needs to be cleared. Social side trail looks like it is growing back which is great, but want to continue to keep people off of it when...
      May 29, 2024 @ 3:55pm
      May 29, 2024
      reporter Social trail needs to be closed.
      May 29, 2024 @ 3:50pm
      May 29, 2024
      reporter Social trail closure needed. Unsure if this connects up over the top of the hill to the earlier reported social trail. Downhill side of social...
      May 29, 2024 @ 3:41pm
      May 29, 2024
      reporter Clear drain in the middle of the grade reversal. Lower the entry point of drain.
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 2 rides
      • 13 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 78 rides
      • 10 miles avg distance
      All
      • 678 rides
      • Last: Jul 18, 2024

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