Here are some of the suggested rides that can start right from your Durango hotel or bike shop. We like to customize every ride to fit each individual or family. There are seven main trail systems in and surrounding Durango, all a few minutes bike ride from downtown. Twin Buttes, Dalla Mountain Park, Animas Mountain, Overend Mountain Park, Rim/Natures/Powerline Trails, Horse Gulch, and the Telegraph/ Grandview system all offer unique riding features and terrain with something to please everyone.
The Town and Trail Tour. Never ridden single track on a mountain bike?
We have the perfect tour for you. We start by teaching you the basics and will introduce you to the mountain bike, gears, balance, turning, braking and more. Then we will hit the town and some beginner single track like Perin’s Gulch and the Meadow Loop as we wind our way around the town of Durango along bike paths, back roads, and neighborhoods, getting to see many historical sights, and the town from a locals perspective. This tour covers 15 miles, 1,200 feet elevation gain and takes 2-3 hours to complete.
Todd and Ned’s Dirt Fondo Course.
This course, laid out in 2015 for the 25th anniversary celebration of the first World Championships held in Durango, utilizing Overend Mountain Park, Powerline, Skyline, Telegraph and more has two options. A short Course covering 30 miles and climbing about 4,000 feet, or the long course covering 45 miles and about 6,400 feet. The short course would take between 3-5 hours, and the long course between 5-7 hours. please call to discuss this trip in detail and pricing.
The ULTIMATE LOOP. Want the ultimate single track tour of Durango?
Once again we have the perfect tour for you. This tour is for the expert rider and can take 4-5 hours or longer. We will start at the newest trail system in Durango, Twin Buttes, working our way west and north through Overend Park to Dalla Mountain Park and Animas Mountain. After a quick break at Zia Taqueria or Durango Brewing Company, we’ll hit the trails on the east end of town, making our way up and around the Fort Lewis College campus as we head to Horse Gulch. From there the options are endless, picking pristine lines, heading up and over Telegraph Trail, finishing with a 4 mile 750 foot decent ending south of town. If you’d like to quench your thirst, we’ll make one last stop at the Ska Brewing Company’s World Headquarters to sample some of Durango’s finest craft brews before completing the Ultimate Loop. All told this complete tour of Durango single track will cover approximately 60 miles or more and 6,000 feet elevation gain.
Please call to discuss this trip in detail and pricing.
As you can see we offer tours from both ends of the spectrum, and can set you up for anything in between. Call us today to discuss your custom ride.READY TO BOOK?