3,376 ft
Distance
-537 ft
Descent
2 miles
High Point
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Upper Lost Treasure Details

  • Riding Area
    Pagosa Springs
    Pagosa Springs, Colorado
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
    Popular direction shown
  • Alpine Trail
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • Global Ranking
    #42622 in Mountain Biking

There is a sign for treasure trail at the top of the CDT but the upper section is lost to the elements. Basically drop from the CDT and freeride until you reach a flat bench, then head north (right) until you see some cairns. Follow a faint trail down to the road. This is a great way to link CDT to treasure mtn downhill. Uphill not recommended.

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More Stats for Upper Lost Treasure bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -537 ft
  • Altitude min
    11,157 ft
  • Altitude start
    11,694 ft
  • Altitude end
    11,157 ft
  • Grade
    -15.898%
  • Grade max
    -42.117%
  • Grade min
    -1.037%
  • Distance down
    3,376 ft
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Status:
on Jun 25, 2018
Avg: 3 (1 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Directions to upper-lost-treasure trailhead (37.464870, -106.806810)
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Upper Lost Treasure Trail Reports

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Jun 25, 2018 @ 10:17am
Jun 25, 2018
Stage 3 lifted. Go ride!
Jun 11, 2018 @ 3:02pm
Jun 11, 2018
Pretty much cleared and rideable right now. San Juan forest will be closed due to stage 3 fire restrictions starting 6/12
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1 Review & Comments

  • + 1
flag vwvoodoo (Sep 17, 2018 at 6:38)
 Don't even think about connecting the CDT with Treasure trail without following the GPS on your phone - it's very hard to find those cairns even with GPS, I'm super happy to have made this connection from CDT to Treasure trail, but be prepared for some bushwhacking and climbing over fallen trees.
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