East of Ridgway, the Ridgway Area Trails are a local mountain bikers paradise. The main loop is 7 miles long with 600 feet of elevation change. In addition to the main trail loop, there is the easier, shorter trail at Dennis Weaver Memorial Park, which is located southwest of town. To reach the trailhead from Ridgway, head south on US550 to CR10. Turn left heading east on CR10 and look for the trail starting on the left.
Overall, Ridgway Area Trails is the 140th most popular mountain bike trail of all 175 mountain biking rides in Colorado.