4 miles
Distance
1,069 ft
Climb
-1,007 ft
Descent
00:34:34
Avg time

Rim Trail South Details

  • Riding Area
    Aspen
    Aspen, Colorado
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Direction
    Both Directions
    Popular in reverse
  • Global Ranking
    #1997 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    85 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

Smooth dirt single track, not very rocky or technical. Pretty views, very sun exposed so can be quite hot in the summer.

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More Stats for Rim Trail South bike trail
  • Altitude change
    62 ft
  • Altitude min
    8,491 ft
  • Altitude max
    9,172 ft
  • Altitude start
    8,544 ft
  • Altitude end
    8,605 ft
  • Grade
    0.309%
  • Grade max
    -46.698%
  • Grade min
    34.917%
  • Distance climb
    2 miles
  • Distance down
    2 miles
  • Distance flat
    954 ft
  • Avg time
    00:34:34
  • Avg reverse time
    00:33:31
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Status:
on Oct 22, 2018
Snow Packed
Avg: 5 (2 votes)

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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 rim-trail-south trailhead (39.229660, -106.937530)
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      Rim Trail South Trail Reports

      datedescription
      Oct 22, 2018 @ 5:05pm
      Oct 22, 2018
      Snow and mud along most of trail from Spiral Point to Sinclair Rd
      Jul 27, 2018 @ 9:43am
      Jul 27, 2018
      Jun 9, 2018 @ 8:09am
      Jun 9, 2018
      Veey dry, very dusty, but surprisingly not very loose.
      May 2, 2018 @ 6:32am
      May 2, 2018
      Dry except for a few snow patches on back side
      Oct 27, 2017 @ 6:15pm
      Oct 27, 2017
      view all reports »

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 0 rides
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      6 Months
      • 34 rides
      • 16 miles avg distance
      All
      • 239 rides
      •  

      Photos

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      Sep 4, 2018 @ 8:27pm
      Sep 4, 2018
      Rim Trail South, My City
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      Jun 22, 2018 @ 4:15pm
      Jun 22, 2018
      Rim Trail South, My City
      15 |
      Jun 22, 2018 @ 1:10pm
      Jun 22, 2018
      Rim Trail South, My City
      12 |
      Jun 22, 2018 @ 1:03pm
      Jun 22, 2018
      Rim Trail South, My City

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      1 Review & Comments

      • + 0
      flag none-available (Jul 23, 2017 at 15:43)
       Really fun ride. Do it in reverse for a better time.
      [Reply]

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