FEATURED: Lower Loop Trail
Northwest of Crested Butte, the Loop Loop is a locals favorite after work ride.
FEATURED: Captain Ahab Trail
West of Moab, the Captain Ahab Trail is a purpose-built mountain bike trail recently sanctioned on BLM land.
FEATURED: Highline Lake Trail
Northwest of Fruita, the Highline Lake State Park has a trail network surrounding the namesake lake.
FEATURED: Whole Enchilada
East of Moab, the Whole Enchilada is a rugged 27 mile route that links up several trail systems.
BEST DURANGO MOUNTAIN BIKING
The best Durango mountain biking can be found along the Colorado Trail, Hermosa Creek Trail and the Telegraph Trail System. There are high alpine singletracks, dry pine forests and rolling desert tracks.
ANDERMATT MOUNTAIN BIKE TRAILS
The best Andermatt mountain biking is considered to be the routes descending from Oberalp Pass down into the Urserntal. These singletrack descents offer huge 2,000m of vertical through lush meadows with glacier peaks.
Southwest of Zurich and south of Interlaken, the Lauterbrunnen is well known for epic mountain biking descents and valley pathways. There are good descents from Wengen and from Murren down to the valley. The valley pathway is part of Swiss Bike Route #1.
COLORADO TRAIL MOUNTAIN BIKING
The Colorado Trail runs 500 miles from the Chatfield Reservoir near Denver to Durango traversing seven National Forests and criss-crosses the Continental Divide a dozen times. It is an epic mountain bike ride that has an annual point to point race.