Immerse yourself in scenic Estes Park on an exciting mountain biking adventure. While Rocky Mountain National Park doesn’t allow mountain biking, there are plenty of other areas in and around Estes Park for eager bikers to explore on two wheels. When you stay with Black Canyon Inn in Estes Park, you’ll be near tons of great mountain biking trails. If you’re wondering where the best places to experience mountain biking in Estes Park are, you’ve come to the right place, we’ve compiled a list of our favorite trails in the area.
The Best Mountain Biking Trails in Estes Park
Limber Pine Trail: Located in Hermit Park, Limber Pine Trail is a 5.2-mile trail that provides riders with a twisty journey through the forest. Take in the fresh air as you cruise through the trail lined with pine and aspen trees, but be on the lookout for rocks to navigate. Keep in mind, it’s a $9 fee to park at Hermit Park, but this ride is worth it.
Lion Gulch Trail: Be warned, this is a challenging trail, even for experienced mountain bikers. Riders will experience twists and turns through trees and several steep ascents. While the ride up is tough, the descent is just as challenging, if not more. For bikers looking for a challenging, adventurous mountain biking experience in Estes Park, Lion Gulch Trail could be the perfect location.
Pole Hill: Pole Hill is a 6.7-mile trail made up of a series of four-by-four service roads, where it is possible to create multiple loops and figure eights. Riders can expect some steep uphill climbs as well as some thrilling downhills. You’ll find spectacular views throughout this ride, but particularly on the northernmost section, where you’ll be looking into Rocky Mountain National Park.
Incredible Rocky Mountain Vacation Rentals
Stay near all of the terrific mountain biking trails Estes Park has to offer in one of Black Canyon Inn’s spacious vacation rentals. Choose from a variety of comfortable condos, luxurious suites, or a rustic log cabin on your next vacation to Estes Park. To stay with us, please check availability online, or give us a call at 970-586-8113.