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Diamond Park Trail

Intermediate/Difficult
 3.7 (6)

A relatively smooth and incredibly scenic trail from the North Fork trailhead.


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Map Key

3.8

Miles

6.1

KM

Singletrack

8,511' 2,594 m

High

8,024' 2,446 m

Low

533' 163 m

Up

47' 14 m

Down

3%

Avg Grade (2°)

11%

Max Grade (6°)

Dogs Unknown

E-Bikes Unknown

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Description

This is one of a few starting points for the Coulton Creek / Hinman Creek are trails. Diamond Park Trail starts from the North Fork trailhead. Get there by heading north out of Steamboat and taking a right on Seedhouse road, towards Clark. Drive 25 miles or so, pass the awesome general store in Clark, and the road will turn to dirt. It's a few more miles after the dirt, and it will be fairly obvious on your left, after the Hinman Creek Trailhead.

The trail itself starts through a meadow and goes uphill almost immediately. The climbing is never too tough on on this trail, but it's consistent in a few spots. After the first climb, the trail opens up to a wide open valley with spectacular scenery. There's a rock face in front of you, and you're surrounded by burned trees from a large 2003 fire that you'll see evidence of on all of the trails in this area. There's even a Lupine forest along the first half of the trail that will be spectacular in early summer.

There are several stream crossings, but none are ever deep. The trail is a little loose in places, but generally flows well. The trail is nothing incredible to ride, but it gets 4 stars for scenery.

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Michael Ahnemann

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  3.7 from 6 votes

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Pedaling up a short hill on the Diamond Park trail.
Jun 29, 2014 near Steambo…, CO
Diamond Park trail starts off through a big meadow.
Jun 29, 2014 near Steambo…, CO

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Aug 31, 2019
Kellan Folkers
7.6mi
Jul 9, 2018
Cindi Hillemeyer
Oct 14, 2016
Lauren O'Connell
Jun 7, 2014
Dustin B
Great condition, 5 downed trees as of 6.7