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Game Creek Trail

 3.6 (10)

3.6 Miles 5.9 Kilometers


Singletrack

0' 0 m

Ascent

-2,399' -731 m

Descent

12%

Avg Grade (7°)

32%

Max Grade (18°)

10,326' 3,147 m

High

7,927' 2,416 m

Low

Shared By Nick Wilder

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A great cross county descent outside the ski area.

Nick Wilder

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Description

Leave the ski area and cruise down the ridge west of Eagle Bahn gondola terminal. Turn left at the one intersection (the Matterhorn trail goes to the right). Follow an old road to a beautiful meadow and Game Creek. Follow the creek down mostly easy riding on smooth trail. There are some minor technical difficulties near the end, but easy to walk through if you're the cautious type.

Though the trail is not hard, it feels much more remote than most Vail rides, and is something of an adventure.

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Sep 10, 2017
Raúl Gross
Jun 20, 2017
Jonathon Johnson
Only one tree down. Trail is dry and loose. 4mi
Jun 6, 2017
Ethan Fitzcharles
Jul 23, 2015
Nyles Strey
Jun 14, 2014
Jason Walence
one tree down at the start, 8 down around the exit to Minturn. great ride.
Jul 21, 2013
fabrizio Giorgetta

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  3.6 from 10 votes

#11

in Vail Resort

#7133

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#11

in Vail Resort

#806

in Colorado

#7,133

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rode uphill (lolipop bowman-two elk - game creek - bowman). Had to hike-a-bike most of game creek. Jul 22, 2013

 
As a long-time TeamEndorphin member you're an experienced hike-a-biker... Jul 23, 2013
This trail ROCKS! I've ridden Two Elk, Cougar Ridge, and now Game Creek and this is by far the most fun. For anyone trying to ride up this, you're going the wrong way. Jul 9, 2017

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