Southwest of Pueblo and north of Gardiner, the Pole Creek Trail (#1398) is a 6 mile one-way dirt biking route from CR630 east to CR634. The route climbs from 8,500 feet to 11,200 feet.
To reach the dirt biking trailhead for the Pole Creek Trail from Gardiner, head east on SR69 for 1 mile. Turn left heading north on CR630 for 11 miles to the trailhead.
Note: Colorado residents must register their off-highway vehicle with the Colorado State Parks (303) 866-3437. Non-residents are not required to register in Colorado, if they are registered in their home states. All off-highway vehicles must have an approved muffler and spark arrester. These requirements are subject to change so make sure to contact the Colorado State Parks prior to using your off-highway vehicle.
Overall, Pole Creek Trail is the 23rd most popular dirt bike trail of all 93 dirt biking rides in Colorado.