Middle Saint Vrain Road For Dirt Biking
The 45th most popular offroad motorcycle trail in Colorado.
Monday 26 March 2018 05:14 GMT
Northwest of Denver near Allenspark in the Arapaho National Forest, the Middle Saint Vrain Road is open to dirt biking. This four-wheel drive road is not steep, but can be very rough, with large rocks and logs. It follows Middle Saint Vrain Creek and crosses some side creeks. It ends at Indian Peaks Wilderness boundary, at the Middle Saint Vrain Trailhead on the Buchanan Pass Trail. The Middle Saint Vrain Road can make a loop with the Coney Creek Road. The connector road, the Coney Cut-off, an especially steep and narrow road, is easier negotiated from Beaver Reservoir end, on the Coney Creek Road.
The trailhead is just west of Camp Dick. The road runs for 3.8 miles. There are several water crossings and obstacles.
Directions: From Lyons, go west on SR 7 for 15 miles. Turn left (south) on SR 72 and go 4.1 miles. Turn right at Peaceful Valley area onto the road to Camp Dick. Go 1 mile to parking.
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, Middle Saint Vrain Road is the 45th most popular dirt bike trail of all 90 dirt biking rides in Colorado. Several of the better dirt bike trails are nearby Middle Saint Vrain Road including Lefthand Canyon OHV Area, Caribou Flats Road and Meeker Park.