Bald Mountain For Mountain Biking
The 60th most popular mountain bike trail in Idaho.
Friday 29 July 2016 06:41 GMT
West of Ketchum, there are lift-accessed mountain bike trails on Bald Mountain. Starting from River Run Plaza, you can either use the lifts to get up to the Lookout Restaurant summit, or you can bike up the Bald Mountain Trail (4.5 miles). From the summit, there are two exceptional routes down using either the Cold Springs Trail or the Warm Springs Trail. Both routes down are roughly 8 miles long descenting 2,500 feet.
Tip - The trails on Bald Mountain are closed in the Spring through July 1st due to an elk calving closure. The ski lifts usually start spinning around July 1st.
Overall, Bald Mountain is the 60th most popular mountain bike trail of all 63 mountain biking rides in Idaho. Several of the better mountain bike trails are nearby Bald Mountain including Adams Gulch, Dinosaur Ridge, Galena Lodge Loop Trails, Corral Creek Loop, Red Warrior Creek Trail and Sonners Flat Loop TrailCurran Gulch Loop Trail.