4 miles
Distance
1,069 ft
Climb
-1,007 ft
Descent
00:34:15
Avg time

Rim Trail South Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Aspen
    Aspen, Colorado
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Direction
    Both Directions
    Popular in reverse
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #1997 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    95 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.

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
    00:34:15
  • Avg reverse time
    00:33:31
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Status:
on Jun 20, 2019
Dry
Avg: 5 (3 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • 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 Last Ridden
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  • < 2 days
  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
Trail Ridden Direction
The intended direction a trail should be ridden.
  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
ContributeDetails
Colors indicate trail is missing specified detail.
  • Description
  • Photos
  • Description & Photos
  • Videos
Trail Popularity ?
Trailforks scans ridelogs to determine which trails are ridden the most in the last 9 months. Trails are compared with nearby trails in the same city region with a possible 25 colour shades. Think of this as a heatmap, more rides = more kinetic energy = warmer colors.
  • most popular
  • popular
  • less popular
  • not popular

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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

  • 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 Groomed
  • 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
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • eBike Charging Point eBike Charging Point
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Gate Gate
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Ladder Ladder
  • Stairs Stairs
  • Bridge Bridge
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
  • Other Other
      Directions to rim-trail-south trailhead (39.229660, -106.937530)
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      Rim Trail South Trail Reports

      statusdatedescription
      Jun 20, 2019 @ 8:41pm
      Jun 20, 2019
      Jun 20, 2019 @ 8:40pm
      Jun 20, 2019
      Jun 20, 2019 @ 8:40pm
      Jun 20, 2019
      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
      view all reports »

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 1 rides
      • 11 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 129 rides
      • 18 miles avg distance
      All
      • 239 rides
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      Photos

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      Aug 8, 2019 @ 1:17pm
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      Aug 8, 2019 @ 1:17pm
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      Aug 8, 2019 @ 1:17pm
      Aug 8, 2019
      9 |
      Aug 8, 2019 @ 1:16pm
      Aug 8, 2019

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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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