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Coulson Gulch Trail

 2 votes

2.7 Miles 4.4 Kilometers


Singletrack

893' 272 m

Ascent

-30' -9 m

Descent

7,653' 2,333 m

High

6,790' 2,070 m

Low

6%

Avg Grade (4°)

59%

Max Grade (31°)

All Clear

82 days agoUpdate

A moderate ascent/descent connecting Johnny Park Road to North Saint Vrain Creek.

Jim Mapes

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Description

This trail can be ridden as an out and back from a small trailhead with a kiosk on Johnny Park Road. It is also the only reasonable way to get back to the road if you have descended the North Sheep Mountain Trail to the Button Rock Trail along the North Saint Vrain Creek.

The trail crosses a few meadows, includes some doubletrack, and is generally characterized by buff tread and pleasant forest. There is an old log cabin ruin near the creek.

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Trail & bridges in teh North St. Vrain were obliterated in the 2013 flood. Trail closed below Higgins Park Aug 11, 2016

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