2 miles
Distance
99 ft
Climb
-1,342 ft
Descent
00:23:59
Avg time
Trail Supporters, Builders & Maintainers of Section 16 Trail
  • BLM
    BLM
    Land Manager

Section 16 Details

  • Riding Area
    Red Rock Canyon Open Space
    Colorado Springs, Colorado
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
  • Ride in Rain
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #17197 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    85 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

Loose, very rocky and fun descent!

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Section 16 bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -1,243 ft
  • Altitude min
    6,621 ft
  • Altitude max
    7,864 ft
  • Altitude start
    7,864 ft
  • Altitude end
    6,621 ft
  • Grade
    -10.475%
  • Grade max
    -47.555%
  • Grade min
    17.921%
  • Distance climb
    2,095 ft
  • Distance down
    2 miles
  • Distance flat
    848 ft
  • Avg time
    00:23:59
  • Avg reverse time
    00:09:01
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Status:
on Nov 20, 2018
Variable
Avg: 4.15 (6 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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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 section-16-37798 trailhead (38.824780, -104.911430)
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Section 16 Trail Reports

datedescription
Nov 20, 2018 @ 4:44pm
Nov 20, 2018
Very icy at the top 1/3, wet below that with a few muddy spots
Aug 24, 2018 @ 7:01am
Aug 24, 2018
Jul 30, 2018 @ 4:56am
Jul 30, 2018
Jul 15, 2018 @ 2:49pm
Jul 15, 2018
Like a powder day.
Jun 17, 2018 @ 1:07pm
Jun 17, 2018
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Photos

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Sep 3, 2018 @ 2:42pm
Sep 3, 2018
Section 16, Phoenix
9 |
Sep 3, 2018 @ 2:28pm
Sep 3, 2018
Section 16, Phoenix
25 |
Dec 17, 2017 @ 5:46am
Dec 17, 2017
Section 16, My City
26 |
Dec 17, 2017 @ 5:46am
Dec 17, 2017
Section 16, My City

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