Crested Butte Area Trail Report

Mountain Bike Crested Butte, Gunnison and Salida Singletrack Guide


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CB Trails Detailed Descriptions, Maps, and Current Status

Updated Monday November 24, 2014

Gunnison

Hartman Rocks: Beginner, Intermediate, expert
Conditions: snow-only good with snow bike.
Good to Go

Brush Creek Area

Rides in the Brush Creek area, 2-3 miles South and East of the Town of Crested Butte.
Deer Creek:expert loop
Conditions: 10/22/14 muddy
Not Recommended
Farris Creek / 402: advanced medium length rides
Conditions: 11/4/14 Muddy.
Not Recommended
Strand Hill: advanced intermediate
Conditions: 11/4/14 Muddy
Not Recommended
Teocalli Ridge:expert
Conditions: 11/4/14 mud and snow
Not Recommended

Near Town

CBMR Mountain Trails: Easy Int to Expert
Conditions: 11/22/14 snow
Not Recommended
Lower Loop: Beginner and intermediate trails
Conditions: 11/22 Mud and snow.
Not Recommended
Lupine Trail: easier intermediate ride
Conditions: 11/22/14
Not Recommended
Snodgrass Trail: Intermediate
Conditions: 8/15/14 Closed for the season. Will reopen next spring. Thanks to the Allen family for the seasonal access to this great trail!
Not Recommended
Upper Loop / Tony’s Trail / Whetstone Vista
Conditions: 11/20/14 snow
Not Recommended

Kebler Pass Area

Rides near Kebler Pass, West of the Town of Crested Butte.
Kebler Pass Wagon Trail: easier intermediate ride
Conditions: 11/22/14 snow
Not Recommended
The Dyke Trail:advanced to expert level ride
Conditions: 10/1/14: could be snow and mud. upper trail is tracked up and difficult due to horse traffic. lower section nice and smooth after workday. Hunting season starts 10/11.
Not Recommended

Taylor Canyon Area

This area lies 10-20 miles South and East of Crested Butte.
Doctor Park:expert ride
Conditions: 10/22/14 snow
Not Recommended

Gothic Area

Rides in the area of Gothic, 5 miles North of Mt. Crested Butte. Some rides like Rock Creek Trail #403,
start from the next drainage to the West.
Trail #403:expert ride
Conditions: 11/22/2014. snow
Not Recommended
Trail 401:Advanced intermediate ride
Conditions: 10/9/14 could be snow and mud out there now with this storm.
Not Recommended

Cement Creek Area

Rides in the Cement Creek drainage East of Crested Butte South, 6 1/2 miles south of Crested Butte.
Cement Creek Trail:easier intermediate ride
Conditions: 11/4/14 The Lower Cement Creek Trail, including the new extension of the trail all the way to the Cement Creek Campground, is good to go and probably dry by later today. Upper Cement Creek Trail is likely mud and snow-maybe ok by later in the week
Good to Go
Reno / Flag/ Bear / Deadman’s Gulch: Expert
Conditions: 10/11/14 could be quite muddy.
Not Recommended
Reno Ridge & Deadman’s Gulch: expert ride
Conditions: 10/11/14 mud and snow.
Not Recommended
Trail 409 and the Point Lookout Trail:expert ride
Conditions: 11/4/14 Mud and snow. could dry by the weekend with the sunny weather.
Not Recommended
Trail 412, 405.2a, 405 & 409.5A or Point lookout
Conditions: 11/4/14 Muddy
Not Recommended
Walrod Cutoff Trail 418: The Caves Loop: expert
Conditions: 11/4/14 Mud and snow
Not Recommended
Waterfall Creek Cutoff Trail:expert ride
Conditions: 11/4/14 Muddy.
Not Recommended