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Shorthorn Trail

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 3.7 (20)

An alternate route off of Longhorn.


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Map Key

1.1

Miles

1.7

KM

Singletrack

7,002' 2,134 m

High

6,879' 2,097 m

Low

176' 54 m

Up

238' 73 m

Down

7%

Avg Grade (4°)

22%

Max Grade (13°)

Dogs Unknown

E-Bikes Allowed

Description

This trail is full of technical rocky singletrack, with some great forest flow sections to break it up. It's great to ride in either direction.

This one is cooler than the rest of the Park, so it's a great alternative on a hot day.

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Matt Thoele

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  3.7 from 20 votes

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#673

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#6,959

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Enjoy the view down Longhorn! Awesome trail that is one way and bikes only!
Feb 12, 2021 near Golden, CO
Beautiful day on the Shorthorn Trail.
Sep 6, 2016 near Golden, CO
My Yeti SB95C taking a quick break along Shorthorn in the White Ranch Open Space Park.
Sep 10, 2014 near Golden, CO

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Jun 20, 2020
mike bankoff
May 10, 2019
Brett Boncore
Aug 18, 2018
Chas Semon
Sep 18, 2017
Paul Billings
Has a couple rocky sections that will test your climbing skills. Suggest cutting left on Longhorn at the end to avoid some of the Belcher descent.
Aug 30, 2017
Dave Reed
8mi
Jun 13, 2015
Shawn Harris
Sep 6, 2014
Michael Benton