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blueBlack Black Bear Trail

Trail

6.1 mile 9.8 kilometer point to point
Singletrack
Intermediate/Difficult

Elevation

Ascent: 1,682' 513 m
Descent: -567' -173 m
High: 6,957' 2,120 m
Low: 5,836' 1,779 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 7% (4°)
Max Grade: 21% (12°)

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Trail shared by Robb Green

Challenging trail that connects Hildebrand Ranch with the top of Deer Creek Park.

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This is very steep and relentless climbing with many switchbacks—classic Colorado Front Range riding.

Description

The Black Bear trail is smooth and flowy with very few technical sections. It is however relentlessly steep with tons of switchbacks.

This well signed trail is a great addition to Hildebrand Ranch making it a destination for advanced riders. The BBT was years in the making and It opened on August 1, 2018.

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Nov 10, 2018
Katie Purdy
Nov 9, 2018
nrj5011
made it ~3 mi.
Nov 9, 2018
Rich Purdy
Nov 4, 2018
Manolo Loya
A volver a terminarla 4mi
Oct 29, 2018
Robert Faessler
Oct 25, 2018
Grant Bradow
Trail is really falling apart on the Two Brands side 7mi — 1h 15m
Oct 16, 2018
percious
Oct 4, 2018
Matt Rettmer
Lots of climbing but a fun reward if ridden as Rx. The Cliff edge looks worse than actually is. If you want climbing training, this is your trail. 15mi

Trail Ratings

  3.7 from 41 votes

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  3.7 from 41 votes
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#33

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#91

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