Dolores River Canyon For Mountain Biking

The 24th most popular mountain bike trail in Colorado.

Northwest Dolores, the 26 mile Dolores River Canyonmountain bike route is a very scenic high desertmountain bike route with five river crossings located in the San Juan Resource Area. Its best ridden in September to mid-October.

Overall, Dolores River Canyon is the 24th most popular mountain bike trail of all 175 mountain biking rides in Colorado.


Local Contact(s):  San Juan National Forest (970) 247-4874; CO Visitors (800) COLORADO; Mountain Bike Specialists (970) 259-6661..

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

Best Season:  Jun. - Oct.

Average Difficulty:  Difficult

Base Camp:  Sun Canyon Ranch, Dove Creek (970) 677-3377; Riverhouse B&B (800) 254-4775

Luxury Loding:  Dunton Hot Springs, Delores (970) 882-4800; Tamarron Resort; Strater Hotel (800) 247-4431

Reference Source:  click here

Date Published:  

Date Updated:  8/14/2016

ID:  5979


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