1,312 ft
Distance
2 ft
Climb
-159 ft
Descent
00:03:42
Avg time

Watertower Details

  • Riding Area
    Lake Pueblo
    Pueblo, Colorado
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
  • Climb Difficulty
    Black Diamond
  • Physical Rating
    Hard
  • Global Ranking
    #13794 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    60 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

Rocky, aggressive singletrack with a flowy upper segment and a twisty middle section that offers multiple lines over interesting rock features. Feeds into Watertower Road with an option to ride down a challenging section of railroad tie steps next to the water tank.

Access Info

Can be accessed from Arkansas Point Road (top) or Watertower Road (bottom).

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Watertower bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -156 ft
  • Altitude min
    4,991 ft
  • Altitude max
    5,148 ft
  • Altitude start
    5,148 ft
  • Altitude end
    4,991 ft
  • Grade max
    -33.795%
  • Grade min
    2.781%
  • Distance climb
    88 ft
  • Distance down
    1,224 ft
  • Avg time
    00:03:42
  • Avg reverse time
    00:05:12
  • view trail stats
Status:
on Jun 30, 2018
Very Dry
Avg: 4.65 (3 votes)

view (64)
close
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction

Trailforks scans users ridelogs to determine the most popular direction each trail is ridden. A good flowing trail network will have most trails flowing in a single direction according to their intension.
The colour categories are based on what percentage of riders are riding a trail in its intended direction.

  • > 96%
  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
Trail Ridden Direction

The intendid direction a trail should be ridden.

  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction

LEGEND
Trail Difficulties
  • Access Road/Trail
  • White
  • Green
  • Blue
  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

Trail Report Status
  • Clear / Green
  • 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
  • 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
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • Gate Gate
  • Camping Camping
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Other Other
      Directions to watertower-20377 trailhead (38.247620, -104.729410)
      update trails status or condition

      Watertower Trail Reports

      datedescription
      Jun 30, 2018 @ 6:16am
      Jun 30, 2018
      state park closed due to wildfire
      Dec 30, 2016 @ 8:54pm
      Dec 30, 2016
      May 1, 2015 @ 7:05pm
      May 1, 2015
      Apr 22, 2015 @ 6:06pm
      Apr 22, 2015
      Most of the rocks that were rolled into the trail have been rearranged into rideable features. However there are still a couple of pretty messed...
      Apr 21, 2015 @ 10:46pm
      Apr 21, 2015
      Someone rolled large boulders into the trail. Some sections are unrideable.
      view all reports »

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 0 rides
      •  
      6 Months
      • 10 rides
      • 11 miles avg distance
      All
      • 81 rides
      •  

      Photos

      no photos have been added for Watertower yet, add a photo.

      Reviews / Comments

      No reviews yet, be the first to write a review or ask a question.
      Use trail reports to comment on trail conditions.


      Post a Comment



      You must login to Pinkbike.
      Don't have an account? Sign up

      Join Pinkbike  Login

      Videos

      more »
      Pueblo - Water Tower Trail
      200 | Aug 31, 2016 , Pueblo
      • subscribe
      • flag
      • login to download gpx or kml files.