3,852 ft
Distance
-238 ft
Descent
00:04:29
Avg time

Water Tank Road Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Three Springs
    Durango, Colorado
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Hiking SAC Scale
    T1 Hiking
  • Trail Type
    Doubletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC, Gravel
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Green
  • Physical Rating
    Easy
  • Trail Visibility
    Always easy to follow
  • Local Popularity
    30 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 55 in Hiking

Graded road that goes up to the water tower.

Access Info

Some sections of this road are marked as "No Trespassing". There are singletracks available to ride around many of those parts.

Disclaimer

Trail runs through land that may not be sanctioned for bike access.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Water Tank Road mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -238 ft
  • Altitude min
    6,865 ft
  • Altitude max
    7,104 ft
  • Altitude start
    7,102 ft
  • Altitude end
    6,864 ft
  • Grade
    -6.2%
  • Grade max
    -28.3%
  • Grade min
    3.6%
  • Distance climb
    66 ft
  • Distance down
    3,648 ft
  • Distance flat
    138 ft
  • Avg time
    00:04:29
  • Avg reverse time
    00:07:23
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Status:
on Nov 3, 2019
Very Dry
Avg: 3 (1 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction
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  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
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  • < 2 days
  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
Trail Ridden Direction
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  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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Trail Popularity ?
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  • popular
  • less popular
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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
  • Ideal
  • 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
  • Boardwalk Boardwalk
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
  • Other Other
      Directions to water-tank-road-13889 trailhead (37.250710, -107.830070)
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      Water Tank Road Trail Reports

      statusdatedescription
      Nov 3, 2019 @ 10:23am
      Nov 3, 2019
      Oct 13, 2019 @ 10:01am
      Oct 13, 2019
      Clear and dry. Super awesome!
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 0 rides
      •  
      6 Months
      • 22 rides
      • 9 miles avg distance
      All
      • 54 rides
      •  

      Photos

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      241 |
      Mar 14, 2018 @ 7:29pm
      Mar 14, 2018

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