1,983 ft
Distance
199 ft
Climb
-14 ft
Descent
00:02:15
Avg time

Stairway To Heaven Details

  • Riding Area
    Emerald Mountain
    Steamboat Springs, Colorado
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Both Directions
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Black Diamond
  • Physical Rating
    Hard
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • Global Ranking
    #36666 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    65 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking
  • Land Manager
    City of Steamboat Springs

A technical, steep and difficult climb (or descent). Best to ride down. Going down this trail is more intermediate. There are not rocky features, it is just steep. Even climbing up, it is not all the difficult, just takes some good cardio.

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More Stats for Stairway To Heaven bike trail
  • Altitude change
    185 ft
  • Altitude min
    8,004 ft
  • Altitude max
    8,189 ft
  • Altitude start
    8,004 ft
  • Altitude end
    8,189 ft
  • Grade
    9.317%
  • Grade max
    -10.156%
  • Grade min
    24.956%
  • Distance climb
    1,404 ft
  • Distance down
    291 ft
  • Distance flat
    143 ft
  • Avg time
    00:02:15
  • Avg reverse time
    00:11:23
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Status:
on Nov 27, 2018
Snow Covered
Avg: 3 (2 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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  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
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  • < 2 days
  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
Trail Ridden Direction
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  • 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 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
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • Gate Gate
  • Camping Camping
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Table or Bench eBike Charging Point
  • Other Other
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      Stairway To Heaven Trail Reports

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 0 rides
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      6 Months
      • 3 rides
      • 13 miles avg distance
      All
      • 102 rides
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      Photos

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      Sep 29, 2018 @ 5:58pm
      Sep 29, 2018
      Stairway To Heaven, Steamboat...

      Routes with this trail

      titleratingdistance
      TC Emerald Pro July 26
      13 miles

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