Sky Mountain Park Loop For Mountain Biking

The 174th most popular mountain bike trail in Colorado.

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West of Aspen and northeast of Snowmass Village, the Sky Mountain Park Loop is an 11 mile route that is popular with local mountain bikers. There is 1,300 feet of rolling ascent around the loop. There is an extension from the loop that runs east towards Aspen and dumps out on Owl Creek Road near the airport.

To reach the Snowmass trailhead from downtown Aspen, head west on SR82 for 6 miles. Turn left on Brush Creek Road for 4.0 miles toward the Snowmass Village Mall. Look for parking on the right just past the rodeo grounds.

Overall, Sky Mountain Park Loop is the 174th most popular mountain bike trail of all 178 mountain biking rides in Colorado. Several of the better mountain bike trails are nearby Sky Mountain Park Loop including Government Trail, Independence Pass, Sunnyside Loop, Arbaney-Kittle Trail, 10th Mountain Huts - West and Aspen MountainSnowmass Mountain.


Local Contact(s):  Pitkin County Open Space (970) 920-5232; CO Visitors (800) COLORADO; Aspen Central Reservations (800) 262-7736; Ajax Bike, Aspen (970) 925-7662.

Recommended Book:  "Aspen Mountain Biking" from Bob D'Antonio

Recommended Map:  "Aspen Trail Map" from Kent Schulte

Best Season:  Jun. - Oct.

Average Difficulty:  Moderate

Base Camp:  Mountain Chalet (970) 925-7797; Hotel Aspen (970) 925-3441

Luxury Loding:  Limelight Hotel, Aspen; Sky Hotel, Aspen; St. Regis, Aspen; Hotel Jerome, Aspen

Breakfast Restaurant:  Fuel Cafe, Snowmass Village Mall

Reference Source:  click here

GPS:  39.226017, -106.922962

Date Published:  9/30/2016

Date Updated:  10/20/2017

ID:  25008


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