2 miles
Distance
318 ft
Climb
-647 ft
Descent
00:25:57
Avg time

Telegraph Details

  • Riding Area
    Telegraph Trail System
    Durango, Colorado
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Uphill Primary
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Global Ranking
    #18601 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    100 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

This is an uphill primary trail. Hardly anyone descends it and people who are will be in contact with the 100s of people who climb this daily.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Telegraph bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -330 ft
  • Altitude min
    6,990 ft
  • Altitude max
    7,539 ft
  • Altitude start
    7,319 ft
  • Altitude end
    6,990 ft
  • Grade
    -3.029%
  • Grade max
    -28.327%
  • Grade min
    29.218%
  • Distance climb
    3,243 ft
  • Distance down
    1 miles
  • Distance flat
    697 ft
  • Avg time
    00:25:57
  • Avg reverse time
    00:21:40
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Status:
on Oct 25, 2018
Dry
Avg: 4 (1 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
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      Telegraph Trail Reports

      datedescription
      Oct 25, 2018 @ 2:28pm
      Oct 25, 2018
      tacky! best time to climb the last piece
      Sep 2, 2018 @ 8:46am
      Sep 2, 2018
      Sep 2, 2018 @ 8:46am
      Sep 2, 2018
      Feb 10, 2018 @ 9:20am
      Feb 10, 2018
      A few wet spots but very clear
      Jan 14, 2018 @ 10:08am
      Jan 14, 2018
      reporter
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 0 rides
      •  
      6 Months
      • 168 rides
      • 14 miles avg distance
      All
      • 511 rides
      •  

      Photos

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      9 |
      Oct 30, 2018 @ 7:50am
      Oct 30, 2018
      Telegraph, Durango
      14 |
      Sep 4, 2018 @ 2:59pm
      Sep 4, 2018
      Telegraph, Tooele
      8 |
      Sep 4, 2018 @ 2:56pm
      Sep 4, 2018
      Telegraph, Tooele
      8 |
      Sep 4, 2018 @ 2:54pm
      Sep 4, 2018
      Telegraph, Tooele

      Routes with this trail

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      Lunch Route
      8 miles

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