East of Gunnison and north of Sargents, the Canyon Creek Trail is a 20 mile loop with 3,700 feet of elevation gain. The route follows dirt road up to Tomichi Pass at 12,000 feet before descending on the singletrack Canyon Creek Trail (the maximum elevation reached is 12,600 feet). The dirt road CR888 up to Tomichi Pass is known to be rocky and gets steeper as you climb. The Canyon Creek Trail #481 intersects CR888 on the left near the pass.
Overall, Canyon Creek Trail is the 160th most popular mountain bike trail of all 176 mountain biking rides in Colorado.