2.7 miles
Distance
68 ft
Climb
-1,709 ft
Descent
01:14:16
Avg time
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Van Horn Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Morgan Creek
    Challis, Idaho
  • Ref Number
    #139
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Direction
    Both Directions
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  • Climb Difficulty
    Black Diamond
  • Physical Rating
    Hard
  • Season
    July-September
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #30439 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    5 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking
  • Land Manager

This single track trail is steep in places and is best ridden downhill. The views from the trail are great. The trail passes through an old burn and downfall may be heavy if not cleared recently.

Access Info

Access via the Van Horn Creek Road (061).

Traditionally Indigenous Territory
More Stats for Van Horn mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    -1,641 ft
  • Altitude min
    7,140 ft
  • Altitude max
    8,781 ft
  • Altitude start
    8,781 ft
  • Altitude end
    7,140 ft
  • Grade max
    -94.995%
  • Grade min
    27.929%
  • Distance climb
    600 ft
  • Distance down
    2 miles
  • Distance flat
    1,034 ft
  • Avg time
    01:14:16
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      Aug 5, 2020 @ 6:06pm
      Aug 5, 2020
      There are 130 trees down as of early July.
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