3,475 ft
Distance
177 ft
Climb
-11 ft
Descent
00:11:21
Avg time
Trail Supporters, Builders & Maintainers of Skull Canyon Trail
  • BLM
    BLM
    Maintainer

Skull Canyon Details

  • Riding area
    Lake Pueblo
    Pueblo, Colorado
  • Difficulty rating
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Bike type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Black Diamond
  • Physical rating
    Hard
  • Global Ranking

Canyon trail with a fairly mellow pitch that combines a rocky upper section with a smooth, flowy lower section.

Access Info

Can be accessed from the Arkansas Point Road or Rollercoaster (top) or South Shore (bottom). Also interesects the bottoms of Quick Draw, Bones, Rattlesnake and Freeride.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Skull Canyon mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    167 ft
  • Altitude min
    4,919 ft
  • Altitude max
    5,090 ft
  • Altitude start
    4,923 ft
  • Altitude end
    5,090 ft
  • Grade
    4.802%
  • Grade max
    -6.196%
  • Grade min
    23.92%
  • Distance climb
    2,781 ft
  • Distance down
    507 ft
  • Distance flat
    187 ft
  • Avg time
    00:11:21
  • Avg reverse time
    00:05:23
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Status:
on Jun 30, 2018
Very Dry
Avg: 4 (1 votes)

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Trail Style
  • ?
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Directions to skull-canyon trailhead (38.245430, -104.740210)
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Skull Canyon Trail Reports

datedescription
Jun 30, 2018 @ 6:16am
Jun 30, 2018
state park closed due to wildfire
Feb 14, 2016 @ 1:40pm
Feb 14, 2016
Feb 14, 2016 @ 1:40pm
Feb 14, 2016
Dec 29, 2014 @ 12:14pm
Dec 29, 2014
Part of an alternate line in the midsection is choked with tumbleweeds.
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