Roaring Creek Trail For Mountain Biking

The 89th most popular mountain bike trail in Colorado.

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Northwest of Fort Collins in the Poudre Canyon area, the Roaring Creek Trail (#952) is a 5 mile one-way route ascending from 7750 feet to 9880 feet. The steepest part of the trail is at the beginning as it climbs out of the Poudre Canyon. From there it follows the Roaring Creek up until it intersects with the Bald Mountain jeep trail.

To reach the mountain biking trailhead from Fort Collins, head west on SR14 for 50 miles. The trailhead is on the right.

Overall, Roaring Creek Trail is the 89th most popular mountain bike trail of all 178 mountain biking rides in Colorado. Several of the better mountain bike trails are nearby Roaring Creek Trail including Crosier Mountain, Killpecker Trail, Mount Margaret Trail, North Lone Pine Trail, Youngs Gulch and Horsetooth MountainHewlett Gulch.


Local Contact(s):  RNF (970)498-1375; Poudre Tourism (888) 876-8878; CO Visitors (800) COLORADO.

Recommended Book:  "Mountain Bikers Guide To Colorado" from Dan Hickstein

Best Season:  May - Oct.

Average Difficulty:  Moderate

Reference Source:  click here

Date Published:  12/27/2015

Date Updated:  4/5/2018

ID:  12661


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