4,070 ft
Distance
130 ft
Climb
-231 ft
Descent
00:08:58
Avg time
Trail Supporters, Builders & Maintainers of Tenderfoot Trail
  • BLM
    BLM
    Land Manager

Tenderfoot Trail Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Arkansas Hills Trails
    Salida, Colorado
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Black Diamond
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #33038 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    50 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

Tenderfoot Trail drops off the Spiral drive road and goes around to the back of S-Mountain and along some dry, open hillsides. It's got some rougher, rockier sections.

Access Info

When riding up the Spiral Drive road, the trail drops off the road just after the "S".

More Stats for Tenderfoot Trail bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -100 ft
  • Altitude min
    7,333 ft
  • Altitude max
    7,487 ft
  • Altitude start
    7,486 ft
  • Altitude end
    7,386 ft
  • Grade
    -2.459%
  • Grade max
    -90.07%
  • Grade min
    80.689%
  • Distance climb
    1,107 ft
  • Distance down
    2,466 ft
  • Distance flat
    498 ft
  • Avg time
    00:08:58
  • Avg reverse time
    00:07:13
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Status:
on Sep 6, 2019
Variable
Avg: 3.5 (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
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  • > 90%
  • > 80%
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  • < 50%
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  • < 1 month
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  • 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

  • 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
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • eBike Charging Point eBike Charging Point
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Gate Gate
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Ladder Ladder
  • Stairs Stairs
  • Bridge Bridge
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
  • Other Other
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      Tenderfoot Trail Trail Reports

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      Sep 6, 2019 @ 3:25pm
      Sep 6, 2019
      Mostly fine, but several short sections washed out from the flash flooding on 9/3.
      Dec 20, 2016 @ 3:03pm
      Dec 20, 2016
      Dry with some snow (12/20/16)
      Dec 18, 2016 @ 11:13am
      Dec 18, 2016
      ~1" of snow from 12/17/16 storm. Get out & have some fun!
      Dec 3, 2016 @ 8:52am
      Dec 3, 2016
      ~1in of snow from 12/2/16 storm
      Nov 18, 2016 @ 7:45am
      Nov 18, 2016
      Still dry after 11/17/16 weather
      view all reports »

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 3 rides
      • 9 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 14 rides
      • 8 miles avg distance
      All
      • 60 rides
      •  

      Photos

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      48 |
      Jan 24, 2018 @ 8:40pm
      Jan 24, 2018

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