3,143 ft
Distance
36 ft
Climb
-255 ft
Descent
00:04:40
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Supporters, Builders, Maintainers & Land Managers of World Champs DH Lower Trail

  • USFS
    Land Manager

Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
  • Riding Area
    Purgatory Resort
    Durango, Colorado
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Voted Difficulty
    Blue (1 vote)
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    DH, AM, XC
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
    Popular direction shown
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • Global Ranking
    #52907 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    20 in Mountain Biking
  • Land Owner
    USFS

Fun flowy old school single-track with some spice. This was the original descent that Ned Overend took the Gold Medal on during the first ever UCI Mountain Bike World Championships.

Bike Park

Traditionally Indigenous Territory
More Stats for World Champs DH Lower mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    -219 ft
  • Altitude min
    9,039 ft
  • Altitude max
    9,294 ft
  • Altitude start
    9,258 ft
  • Altitude end
    9,039 ft
  • Grade
    -7%
  • Grade max
    -33.2%
  • Grade min
    6.8%
  • Distance climb
    1,161 ft
  • Distance down
    1,916 ft
  • Distance flat
    66 ft
  • Avg time
    00:04:40
  • Avg reverse time
    00:09:46
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on Jun 14, 2023
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      World Champs DH... Trail Reports

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      Jun 14, 2023 @ 1:00am
      Jun 14, 2023
      Oct 28, 2022 @ 6:51am
      Oct 28, 2022
      Closed for 2022 season, reopening June 2023
      Dec 17, 2019 @ 7:41pm
      Dec 17, 2019
      Bike Park closed for the season, see you in 2020! :)
      Dec 2, 2019 @ 12:04pm
      Dec 2, 2019
      Closed for Ski season
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