This descent is a mile of hike-a-bike down once the trail enters Stanley Canyon.
The Stanley Canyon Trail (707) begins off of Schubarth Road (307)
. The first mile gently descends to access Stanley Reservoir. It meets with the Stanley Rim Trail (722)
, and Trail 721
at the reservoir. These are often ridden as a loop.
The Stanley Canyon Trail continues down to AFA property, and a half a mile past the reservoir it becomes hike-a-bike between boulders and steep grade. It is a means to descend to AFA property. Although most of the trail is rugged singletrack, the final three-quarters of a mile merges with a wide gravel service road (Forest Rd 411) which connects to the Stanley Rim Trail (722)
trailhead on the USAFA. This trailhead also allows immediate access to the USAFA Falcon Trail