1.7 miles
Distance
163 ft
Climb
-163 ft
Descent
00:08:24
Avg time

Switcher Loop Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Three Springs
    Durango, Colorado
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Voted Difficulty
    Green (1 vote)
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    XC
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Green
  • Physical Rating
    Easy
  • Season
    Not after snow
  • Family Friendly
    Yes
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • TTFs on Trail
    Berm, Jump
  • Ride in Rain
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #96327 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #13354 in Trail Running
    • #57287 in Hiking
  • Local Popularity
    90 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 90 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking
  • Year Opened
    2017

This 1.8 mile loop is the best kid friendly and flowiest option at Three Springs. These trails are a hoot Super fun turns, predictable flowy single track that is sure to put a smile on your face.

Local Trail Association
Traditionally Indigenous Territory
More Stats for Switcher Loop mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    -1 ft
  • Altitude min
    6,812 ft
  • Altitude max
    6,866 ft
  • Altitude start
    6,851 ft
  • Altitude end
    6,851 ft
  • Grade
    -0.007%
  • Grade max
    -11.424%
  • Grade min
    15.97%
  • Distance climb
    3,859 ft
  • Distance down
    3,376 ft
  • Distance flat
    1,868 ft
  • Avg time
    00:08:24
  • Avg reverse time
    00:15:35
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Status:
on Mar 21, 2022
Variable
Avg: 2.35 (3 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Snow Cover Inadequate
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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  • Both Directions
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  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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      Switcher Loop Trail Reports

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      Mar 21, 2022 @ 11:17am
      Mar 21, 2022
      A few patches of snow/mud in the shady spots.
      Sep 5, 2021 @ 8:39am
      Sep 5, 2021
      Apr 1, 2021 @ 11:13am
      Apr 1, 2021
      Perfect conditions, no mud and no dust.
      Mar 23, 2021 @ 3:45pm
      Mar 23, 2021
      Mar 6, 2021 @ 1:11pm
      Mar 6, 2021
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 13 rides
      • 11 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 129 rides
      • 9 miles avg distance
      All
      • 1,241 rides
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      Photos

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      Apr 3, 2020 @ 12:50pm
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      Apr 3, 2020 @ 12:50pm
      Apr 3, 2020
      71 |
      Sep 4, 2018 @ 2:35pm
      Sep 4, 2018

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