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 Tuesday November 24, 2015

Gunnison

Hartman Rocks: Beginner, Intermediate, expert
Conditions: Nov 23: Trails consist of packed snow and dirt and are still riding great, though some of the north facing descents can be a bit hairy. Bring those cold weather gloves and buff.
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: Nov 22, 2015: snow
Not Recommended
Farris Creek / 402: advanced medium length rides
Conditions: Nov. 22, snow
Not Recommended
Strand Hill: advanced intermediate
Conditions: Nov. 22, snow.
Not Recommended
Teocalli Ridge:expert
Conditions: Nov. 22, snow.
Not Recommended

Near Town

CBMR Mountain Trails: Easy Int to Expert
Conditions: Nov. 22, snow. Not recommended for biking, but the lifts will soon be running for the ski season!
Not Recommended
Lower Loop: Beginner and intermediate trails
Conditions: Nov. 22, snow.
Not Recommended
Lupine Trail: easier intermediate ride
Conditions: Nov. 22, snow.
Not Recommended
Snodgrass Trail: Intermediate
Conditions: The actual trail is off limits to everyone due to cattle grazing (this is private land.) Many thanks to the Allen family for the seasonal access to this great trail! Check back in the spring for information when Snodgrass will reopen.
Not Recommended
Upper Loop / Tony’s Trail / Whetstone Vista
Conditions: Nov. 22, 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: Nov. 22, snow.
Not Recommended
The Dyke Trail:advanced to expert level ride
Conditions: Nov. 22, snow.
Not Recommended

Taylor Canyon Area

This area lies 10-20 miles South and East of Crested Butte.
Doctor Park:expert ride
Conditions: Nov. 22, 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: Nov. 22, snow.
Not Recommended
Trail 401:Advanced intermediate ride
Conditions: Nov. 22, 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: Nov. 22, snow.
Not Recommended
Reno / Flag/ Bear / Deadman’s Gulch: Expert
Conditions: Nov. 22, snow.
Not Recommended
Reno Ridge & Deadman’s Gulch: expert ride
Conditions: Nov. 22, snow.
Not Recommended
Trail 409 and the Point Lookout Trail:expert ride
Conditions: Nov. 22, snow.
Not Recommended
Trail 412, 405.2a, 405 & 409.5A or Point lookout
Conditions: Nov. 22, snow.
Not Recommended
Walrod Cutoff Trail 418: The Caves Loop: expert
Conditions: Nov. 22, snow.
Not Recommended
Waterfall Creek Cutoff Trail:expert ride
Conditions: Nov. 22, snow.
Not Recommended

Winter Riding

Lily Lake Good to Go