“A classic connection within the Golden Horseshoe featuring a recent realignment.”
— D L
Need to Know
It is recommended to ride this trail in a downhill direction.
Side Door connects Prospect Trail
GH 41, Minnie Mine
Trail and Prospect Hill Road
The trail begins at the apex of Prospect Hill Road
at a timber barrier. The trail is easy to follow and features banked switchbacks, berms and gap features.
There a several vistas along the route offering stunning views of the Breckenridge Ski Area and southern Ten Mile Range, Mt. Guyot, Mt. Baldy, etc.
The lower downhill half of the trail follows an historic mining road, and is a bit steeper, and less winding than the upper downhill section. The bottom section (lower side door (LSD)) is a completely different trail: dead flat, running from Minnie Mine
to Prospect Trail