Windy Creek Trail Details
The Windy Creek Trail starts at the northern terminus of Colorado Creek Trail at the Wolf Run Cabin.
The Windy Creek Trail parallels Windy Creek on the north side, following the drainage up the valley. It winds through black spruce forests and open meadows while gradually climbing for a long stretch.
The grade kicks up as the trail climbs steeply through Windy Gap and emerges on top of a plateau overlooking the Fossil Creek drainage. The views of the White Mountains, Limestone Gulch, and Windy Arch are spectacular.
From here, the trail descends into the forest and drops steeply for one mile, crossing Fossil Creek, to an intersection with the Cache Mountain Loop Trail.
Local Trail Association
More Stats for Windy Creek Trail mountain bike trail
Altitude change561 ft
Altitude min1,312 ft
Altitude start1,312 ft
Altitude end1,874 ft
Distance climb6 miles
Distance down1 miles
Distance flat4,302 ft
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- Snow Packed
- Snow Covered
- Freeze/thaw Cycle
- Prevalent Mud
- Very Dry
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