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44 mi 71 km of trail 7 Featured Rides

Easy Trails 15 Trails Intermediate Trails 13 Trails Hard Trails 6 Trails

Local Info

Salida is a bike town through and through. To compliment the cruisers, bike lanes and sharrows, this town in southern Colorado also has some seriously sweet singletrack.

Often known for its high country Monarch Crest - IMBA Epic ride, Salida has some great riding in the Arkansas Hills and Methodist Mountain trail systems. Some good choices right from town: S Mountain Quick Tour or North Backbone to Cottonwood.

Food & Drink

Pizza and Local Brews: Amicas, Moonlight Pizza & Brewpub
Thai/Vietnamese: Little Cambodia
Coffee, Baked Goods and Killer Food: Sweetie's

Visiting Tips

The trails in the Arkansas Hills and Methodist Mountain trail systems are ride-able almost year round.

Monarch Crest and other high country trails are usually snowed in until mid summer.

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Salida, CO
2.0 mi 3.2 km Salida, CO
All Clear
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Mostly Dry
1 day ago
28 
2.9 mi 4.6 km
#2 Cottonwood
Salida, CO
2.9 mi 4.6 km Salida, CO
Minor Issues
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Mostly Dry, Some Mud
1 day ago
20 
3.1 mi 5.0 km
#3 North Backbone
Salida, CO
3.1 mi 5.0 km Salida, CO
All Clear
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Mostly Dry
1 day ago
18 
2.2 mi 3.6 km
#4 Rumba Trail
Salida, CO
2.2 mi 3.6 km Salida, CO
Minor Issues
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Mostly Dry, Some Mud
1 day ago
12 
0.8 mi 1.3 km
#5 Uncle Nazty
Salida, CO
0.8 mi 1.3 km Salida, CO
All Clear
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Mostly Dry
1 day ago
1.4 mi 2.2 km
#6 Sand Dunes
Salida, CO
1.4 mi 2.2 km Salida, CO
All Clear
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Mostly Dry
1 day ago
5.1 mi 8.2 km
#7 Little Rainbow
Salida, CO
5.1 mi 8.2 km Salida, CO
All Clear
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Dry
4 mins ago
19 
2.7 mi 4.4 km
#8 Beasway Trail
Salida, CO
2.7 mi 4.4 km Salida, CO
Minor Issues
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Mostly Dry, Some Mud
1 day ago
10 
2.2 mi 3.5 km
#9 Sweet Dreams
Salida, CO
2.2 mi 3.5 km Salida, CO
All Clear
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Mostly Dry
1 day ago
14 
0.9 mi 1.5 km
#10 Rusty Lung
Salida, CO
0.9 mi 1.5 km Salida, CO
All Clear
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Mostly Dry
1 day ago
1.5 mi 2.4 km
#11 Race Track
Salida, CO
1.5 mi 2.4 km Salida, CO
All Clear
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Dry
4 mins ago
0.7 mi 1.1 km
#12 Burn Pile
Salida, CO
0.7 mi 1.1 km Salida, CO
All Clear
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Mostly Dry
1 day ago
1.7 mi 2.8 km
#13 Backbone
Salida, CO
1.7 mi 2.8 km Salida, CO
All Clear
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Mostly Dry
1 day ago
0.4 mi 0.6 km
#14 Dude Abides
Salida, CO
0.4 mi 0.6 km Salida, CO
All Clear
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Mostly Dry
1 day ago
0.5 mi 0.8 km
#15 Pauli
Salida, CO
0.5 mi 0.8 km Salida, CO
All Clear
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Mostly Dry
1 day ago
1.7 mi 2.7 km
#16 Lost
Salida, CO
1.7 mi 2.7 km Salida, CO
All Clear
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Dry
4 mins ago
10 
1.2 mi 1.9 km
#17 Frontside
Salida, CO
1.2 mi 1.9 km Salida, CO
All Clear
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Mostly Dry
1 day ago
10 
0.9 mi 1.4 km
#18 Lil Rattler
Salida, CO
0.9 mi 1.4 km Salida, CO
All Clear
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Mostly Dry
1 day ago
0.7 mi 1.2 km
#19 Prospector
Salida, CO
0.7 mi 1.2 km Salida, CO
All Clear
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Mostly Dry
1 day ago
0.4 mi 0.6 km
#20 Jalapeno
Salida, CO
0.4 mi 0.6 km Salida, CO
All Clear
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Mostly Dry
1 day ago
2.7 mi 4.4 km
#21 Double Rainbow
Salida, CO
2.7 mi 4.4 km Salida, CO
Minor Issues
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Snowy, Some Mud: Snow on April 20th, might be snowy / muddy?
2 days ago
0.9 mi 1.5 km
#22 Dead Bird
Salida, CO
0.9 mi 1.5 km Salida, CO
All Clear
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Dry
4 mins ago
0.2 mi 0.3 km
#23 Sgt Pepper
Salida, CO
0.2 mi 0.3 km Salida, CO
All Clear
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Mostly Dry
1 day ago
Salida, CO
5.9 mi 9.5 km Salida, CO
Minor Issues
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Snowy, Some Mud: Snow on April 20th, last 3 miles up might be snowy.
2 days ago
0.2 mi 0.3 km
#25 Poblano
Salida, CO
0.2 mi 0.3 km Salida, CO
All Clear
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Mostly Dry
1 day ago
0.6 mi 1.0 km
#26 Skull
Salida, CO
0.6 mi 1.0 km Salida, CO
All Clear
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Dry
4 mins ago
0.8 mi 1.3 km
#27 Tenderfoot
Salida, CO
0.8 mi 1.3 km Salida, CO
All Clear
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Mostly Dry
1 day ago

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