2 miles
Distance
708 ft
Climb
-195 ft
Descent
00:23:47
Avg time
Trail Supporters, Builders & Maintainers of Stairway to Heaven Trail

Stairway to Heaven Details

  • Riding Area
    New Castle
    New Castle, Colorado
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Hard
  • Global Ranking
    #5827 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    100 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

This trail is finished as of October 2017. It is a steady vigorous climb and with numerous tight switchbacks.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Stairway to Heaven bike trail
  • Altitude change
    513 ft
  • Altitude min
    5,806 ft
  • Altitude max
    6,327 ft
  • Altitude start
    5,806 ft
  • Altitude end
    6,318 ft
  • Grade
    5.214%
  • Grade max
    -32.683%
  • Grade min
    44.503%
  • Distance climb
    1 miles
  • Distance down
    2,791 ft
  • Distance flat
    907 ft
  • Avg time
    00:23:47
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Status:
on Dec 22, 2018
Dry
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 stairway-to-heaven-101806 trailhead (39.586302, -107.538241)
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      Stairway to Heaven Trail Reports

      datedescription
      Dec 22, 2018 @ 3:24pm
      Dec 22, 2018
      Oct 22, 2017 @ 7:20pm
      Oct 22, 2017
      trail completed to the top jct as of Oct 19 2017
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 0 rides
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      6 Months
      • 10 rides
      • 8 miles avg distance
      All
      • 43 rides
      •  

      Photos

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      17 |
      Oct 22, 2017 @ 7:18pm
      Oct 22, 2017
      Stairway to Heaven, New Castle
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      Oct 22, 2017 @ 7:17pm
      Oct 22, 2017
      Stairway to Heaven, New Castle
      30 |
      Oct 22, 2017 @ 7:16pm
      Oct 22, 2017
      Stairway to Heaven, New Castle
      21 |
      Oct 22, 2017 @ 7:15pm
      Oct 22, 2017
      Stairway to Heaven, New Castle

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