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Forest Hollow Trail

Intermediate
 3.9 (17)

Are you looking for a trail that defines lush forest singletrack? Forest Hollow is it.


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Map Key

5.6

Miles

9.0

KM

Singletrack

7,786' 2,373 m

High

7,341' 2,238 m

Low

267' 81 m

Up

712' 217 m

Down

3%

Avg Grade (2°)

14%

Max Grade (8°)

Dogs Unknown

E-Bikes Unknown

Description

After the long climb up Red Canyon Road and Lookout Mountain Road, you are rewarded with some of the best singletrack riding anywhere. Beginning high on the south rim of Glenwood Canyon, the trail meanders through thick pine forest and numerous fields of wildflowers and lush greenery. Never does the trail depart from smooth tacky and narrow singletrack.

Along its entire length, you are rewarded with excellent views of the canyon and in places, you can see the Colorado River way down below. As you near the end of this section, you are rewarded with a fantastic downhill romp that is the Boy Scout Trail.

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Shared By:

Will Bradford

Trail Ratings

  3.9 from 17 votes

#5660

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  3.9 from 17 votes
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Trail Rankings

#503

in Colorado

#5,660

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Photos

Cruising on the Forest Hollow Trail above Glenwood Canyon.
Oct 7, 2015 near Glenwoo…, CO
The lush forest of Glenwood Canyon
Jun 21, 2013 near Glenwoo…, CO
Boy Scout Descent - Glenwood Springs
Jun 11, 2018 near Glenwoo…, CO
Glenwood Springs Canyon, I70, CO river
Aug 15, 2018 near Glenwoo…, CO
View towards Noname from Forest Hollow.
Aug 28, 2016 near Glenwoo…, CO

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Aug 1, 2018
Mark Solari
Need some trimming. Jumped 8 trees. 10.5mi
May 6, 2018
Jesse Thompson
amazing trail! all major tree falls are cleared. Trail still needs some trail cleanup but is entirely rideable. One of the best in the valley!
Aug 26, 2017
Todd West
Downes trees nice views pretty exposed in sections
Nov 19, 2016
Stephanie Striefel
covered in snow, but passable on Goldie; beautiful trail, saw many animal tracks 5.6mi
Aug 2, 2014
Broxi Thomas
I believe I found the single track that heads west. but after I cont up the mtn trail on 408. Remember this! but didn't venture on it. will do next... — 1h 40m
Jul 28, 2014
Broxi Thomas
6mi
Jul 27, 2014
Broxi Thomas