2 miles
Distance
530 ft
Climb
-162 ft
Descent
00:25:25
Avg time
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Upper Flume Details

  • Riding Area
    Breckenridge
    Breckenridge, Colorado
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Direction
    Both Directions
    Popular in reverse
  • Season
    Summer
  • Global Ranking
    #30695 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    85 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

The trail follows the flume for 2 miles, passing Mike's Trail on the left at mile 1.5 and crossing Golden Age Drive at mile 1.8. Trail begins a mild climb away from the flume passing Slalom Singletrack Trail on the right at mile 2.4, and the Middle Flume Trail on the left at mile 2.8. Shortly after the Middle Flume Trail junction the trail rejoins the flume and continues another 1/2 mile to its terminus on the gravel Gold Run Road.

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More Stats for Upper Flume bike trail
  • Altitude change
    369 ft
  • Altitude min
    9,566 ft
  • Altitude max
    9,935 ft
  • Altitude start
    9,566 ft
  • Altitude end
    9,935 ft
  • Grade
    2.976%
  • Grade max
    -18.75%
  • Grade min
    24.749%
  • Distance climb
    1 miles
  • Distance down
    4,509 ft
  • Distance flat
    585 ft
  • Avg time
    00:25:25
  • Avg reverse time
    00:15:48
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Status:
on Jul 19, 2017
Dry
Avg: 3.75 (4 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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  • 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
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  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • Gate Gate
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      Upper Flume Trail Reports

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 0 rides
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      6 Months
      • 39 rides
      • 11 miles avg distance
      All
      • 219 rides
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