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 Wednesday May 4, 2016

Gunnison

Hartman Rocks: Beginner, Intermediate, expert
Conditions: Open north of the powerline and riding well. Please respect all seasonal trail closures, as well as closures due to the Sage grouse mating season. And for the latest and greatest in all things in the South end of the Gunnison Valley, check out Gunnison Trails - gunnisontrails.com
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: May 4 - Snow
Not Recommended
Farris Creek / 402: advanced medium length rides
Conditions: May 4 - Snow
Not Recommended
Strand Hill: advanced intermediate
Conditions: May 4 - Snow
Not Recommended
Teocalli Ridge:expert
Conditions: May 4 - Snow
Not Recommended

Near Town

CBMR Mountain Trails: Easy Int to Expert
Conditions: May 4 - Snow
Not Recommended
Lower Loop: Beginner and intermediate trails
Conditions: May 4 - Snow
Not Recommended
Lupine Trail: easier intermediate ride
Conditions: May 4th. Not yet! It's basking in the sun, but the trees still holding snow. Give her a bit to dry out properly.
Not Recommended
Snodgrass Trail: Intermediate
Conditions: May 4 - Snow
Not Recommended
Upper Loop / Tony’s Trail / Whetstone Vista
Conditions: May the 4th be with you.... Close! Real close but there's still some snow up there. From Mt. CB to Tony's is real close and Mr. T removed some trees. But give a few days to really see it dry and ready for action.
Not Recommended

Kebler Pass Area

Rides near Kebler Pass, West of the Town of Crested Butte.
Kebler Pass Wagon Trail: easier intermediate ride
Conditions: May 4 - Snow
Not Recommended
The Dyke Trail:advanced to expert level ride
Conditions: May 4 - Snow
Not Recommended

Taylor Canyon Area

This area lies 10-20 miles South and East of Crested Butte.
Doctor Park:expert ride
Conditions: May 4 - Snow
Not Recommended

Gothic Area

Rides in the area of Gothic, 5 miles North of Mt. Crested Butte. Trail 403
starts from the next drainage to the West.
Trail #403:expert ride
Conditions: May 4 - Snow
Not Recommended
Trail 401:Advanced intermediate ride
Conditions: May 4 - Snow
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: April 22, 2016.... Lower Cement Creek Trail riding well. One patch of snow 100 yards past Walrod, but the rest riding well.
Good to Go
Reno / Flag/ Bear / Deadman’s Gulch: Expert
Conditions: May4 - Snow
Not Recommended
Reno Ridge & Deadman’s Gulch: expert ride
Conditions: May 4 - Snow
Not Recommended
Trail 409 and the Point Lookout Trail:expert ride
Conditions: May 4 - Snow
Not Recommended
Trail 412, 405.2a, 405 & 409.5A or Point lookout
Conditions: May 4 - Snow
Not Recommended
Walrod Cutoff Trail 418: The Caves Loop: expert
Conditions: May the 4th be with you.... Also very CLOSE, but still some snow. Give it a few days and it should be clear of mud and the last of the snow, then Good to Go!
Not Recommended
Waterfall Creek Cutoff Trail:expert ride
Conditions: May 4 - Snow
Not Recommended

Winter Riding

Lily Lake Not Recommended