FEATURED: Colorado Trail - Molas Pass
Northwest of Durango and southwest of Silverton, the 77 mile section of the Colorado Trail from Molas Pass down to Durango is considered an epic multi-day mountain bike trail.
FEATURED: 18 Road Trail System
Northwest of Grand Junction in western Colorado, the 18 Road North Fruita Desert trail system is the hot spot for mountain biking with smooth, hard-packed rolling trails with some technical drops and descents.
FEATURED: Lupine Trail
North of Crested Butte, the Lupine Trail is a new 3.5 mile mountain bike trail of moderate difficulty.
FEATURED: Hartman Rocks
Southwest of Gunnison, the popular Hartmans Rocks area has a 30+ mile network of singletrack trails and doubletrack jeep roads.
BEST DURANGO MOUNTAIN BIKING
The best Durango mountain biking can be found along the Colorado Trail, Hermosa Creek Trail and the Telegraph Trail System. There are high alpine singletracks, dry pine forests and rolling desert tracks.
ANDERMATT MOUNTAIN BIKE TRAILS
The best Andermatt mountain biking is considered to be the routes descending from Oberalp Pass down into the Urserntal. These singletrack descents offer huge 2,000m of vertical through lush meadows with glacier peaks.
Southwest of Zurich and south of Interlaken, the Lauterbrunnen is well known for epic mountain biking descents and valley pathways. There are good descents from Wengen and from Murren down to the valley. The valley pathway is part of Swiss Bike Route #1.
COLORADO TRAIL MOUNTAIN BIKING
The Colorado Trail runs 500 miles from the Chatfield Reservoir near Denver to Durango traversing seven National Forests and criss-crosses the Continental Divide a dozen times. It is an epic mountain bike ride that has an annual point to point race.