1 miles
Distance
56 ft
Climb
-890 ft
Descent
00:08:52
Avg time
Trail Supporters, Builders & Maintainers of Ridge of Doom Trail
  • BLM
    BLM
    Maintainer

Ridge of Doom Details

  • Riding area
    Jumbo Mountain Trails
    Paonia, Colorado
  • Difficulty rating
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
    Popular direction shown
  • Global Ranking

“ Wicked fast downhill run from the Grassy Knoll. You lose a lot of hard-earned vertical very fast on this decent but you will not regret it!”

The Ridge of Doom is a fun steep descent from the Grassy Knoll. You head west southwest or to your right as you look toward town and the peaks of the West Elks. It starts out with some steep and a bit rutted relic double track. As it flattens out, you will see The Plunge drop off to your left. You will stay on the ridge and work your way around to the right side of the rocky spine. You then come back out on the top of ridge and drop down a very steep, loose and exciting little pitch. The trail goes up for just a minute and then you fly down through a fast, rutted flowy section until the trail ends at CC’s Corner. You lose a lot of hard-earned vertical very fast on this decent but you will not regret it!

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Ridge of Doom mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -833 ft
  • Altitude min
    6,044 ft
  • Altitude max
    6,879 ft
  • Altitude start
    6,878 ft
  • Altitude end
    6,045 ft
  • Grade
    -12.231%
  • Grade max
    -41.254%
  • Grade min
    15.688%
  • Distance climb
    815 ft
  • Distance down
    1 miles
  • Distance flat
    333 ft
  • Avg time
    00:08:52
  • view trail stats
Status:
on Oct 24, 2017
Dry
no votes yet

view (5)
close
Layers winter
Trail Style
  • ?
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Directions to ridge-of-doom trailhead (38.883870, -107.551996)
update trails status or condition

Ridge of Doom Trail Reports

datedescription
Oct 24, 2017 @ 3:40pm
Oct 24, 2017
view all reports »

Photos

no photos have been added for Ridge of Doom yet, add a photo.

Reviews / Comments

No reviews yet, be the first to write a review or ask a question.
Use trail reports to comment on trail conditions.


Post a Comment



You must login to Pinkbike.
Don't have an account? Sign up

Join Pinkbike  Login

Videos

no videos have been added for Ridge of Doom yet, add a video.
  • subscribe
  • flag
  • login to download gpx or kml files.