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Level: Beginner
Length: 18 mi (29 km)
Surface: Singletrack
Configuration: Figure 8
Elevation: +561/ -555 ft
Total: 20 riders

Mountain Biking Chainsaw

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#608 of 1,377 mountain bike trails in Colorado
#6,413 in the world

More Difficult- 18.9 miles- 1,939 ft- This mostly single track ride combines two loops via the pleasant "Chainsaw" trail. There are moderate grades and plenty of spurs and escape options if you would like to mix it up.

0.0 miles- Start at "Fraser Outdoor Activity Center", cross "Hwy 40" and head north (right) 600 ft. to Eisenhower Dr.
0.1 miles- Turn left on "Eisenhower Dr." for .3 miles.
0.4 miles- Turn left on "Carriage Rd." for .1 miles.
0.5 miles- Turn right on "CR 73" for .1 miles.
0.6 miles- Veer right onto "Givelo" single track for 1.7 miles.
2.3 miles- Cross "FS160/CR 73" onto "Creekside" single track for .6 miles
2.9 miles- Left on "Creekside Loop" single track for 2.3 miles. (veer right at .1 miles)
5.2 miles- Left on "FS 159" dirt road for .1 miles.
5.3 miles- Left on "Flume" single track for 2.2 miles.
7.5 miles- Right on "Chainsaw" single track for 2.5 miles.
10 miles- Right on "FS 158" dirt road for .9 miles.
10.9 miles- Right on "Sunken Bridges/FS 886.2" dirt road for 1.2 miles.
12.1 miles- Right on "FS 159" dirt road for .8 miles.
12.9 miles- Right on "Zoom" single track for 1.0 miles.
13.9 miles- Left on "Chainsaw" single track for 1.8 miles.
15.7 miles- Straight/right on "Creekside" single track for .8 miles.
16.5 miles- Cross "FS 160" onto "Givelo" single track for 1.7 miles.
18.2 miles- Turn left on "Co Rd 73" for .1 miles.
18.3 miles- Turn left on "Carriage Rd." for .1 miles.
18.4 miles- Turn Right on "Eisenhower Dr." for .4 miles.
18.8 miles- Cross "Hwy 40", head south (right) for .1 miles to "Fraser Outdoor Activity Center".
18.9 miles- End of ride.

First added by donmaurais on Jul 6, 2015. Last updated May 5, 2020. → add an update
Before you go
  • Drinking water: unknown
  • Lift service: unknown
  • Night riding: unknown
  • Pump track: unknown
  • Restrooms: unknown
  • Fat bike grooming: unknown
  • E-bikes allowed: unknown
  • Fee required: unknown
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