Golden Gate Canyon State Park For Mountain Biking

The 97th most popular mountain bike trail in Colorado.

Northwest of Denver and Golden, the 12,000 acre Golden Gate Canyon State Park has 25 miles of mountain bike trails through dense forest and aspen-filled meadows. The trail system essentially forms a large figure-eight loop with plenty of climbing as the route winds through forest and meadow.

To reach the mountain biking at Golden Gate Canyon State Park from Golden, head north on SR93 for 1 mile to Golden Gate Canyon Road. Turn left and continue for 13 miles to the park. Use the Nott Creek Trailhead parking area.

Overall, Golden Gate Canyon State Park is the 97th most popular mountain bike trail of all 175 mountain biking rides in Colorado.

Golden Gate Canyon State Park Mountain Biking Map



Local Contact(s):  Golden Gate Canyon State Park (303) 582-3707; CO Visitors (800) COLORADO

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

Best Season:  May - Oct.

Average Difficulty:  Moderate

Base Camp:  Golden Gate State Park Campground

Luxury Loding:  The Golden Hotel, Golden (303) 279-0100

Breakfast Restaurant:  Jake's Diner, Golden (303) 278-9805

Reference Source:  click here

Date Published:  

Date Updated:  6/27/2016

ID:  15360

Golden Gate Canyon State Park Mountain Biking Map


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