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3 Favorite Rides in the Taylor Park Trail Area

tilton trail wildflowers and mountain biking

  Taylor Park is known by most as being used heavily by motorized bikes and ATV’s, but the same trails that are enjoyed by motorized users can also be enjoyed by those who wish to pedal. And, in fact, the motorized use in this area gives the trails a unique character that many riders will… Read more »

3 Favorite Mountain Bike Rides in the Fossil Ridge Trail Area

  Usually the words “Fossil Ridge” summon an image of alpine lakes and mountains located within a Wilderness boundary. Although the Fossil Ridge Wilderness is indeed located within this particular region of TrailQuest, ample opportunities for riding exist outside of the Wilderness boundaries within the Fossil Ridge Recreation Management Area. This region is home to… Read more »

3 Favorite Mountain Bike Rides in the Gunnison Trail Area

As the seasons change and the riding becomes less and less appealing in Crested Butte due to rain and snow, we begin to focus on mountain biking in the desert. When Coloradans think about “desert riding”, Fruita or Moab are two of the main areas that first come to mind. But, Gunnison has its own… Read more »

My Love Affair with Hartman Rocks

POV from bike on a desert trail at Hartman Rocks

This past April, I set out to ride 150+ miles on my bike. That was a fairly ambitious monthly total for someone with a full-time job living in a climate that often delivers a wintry mix throughout the month of April. It was even more ambitious because I didn’t want to skip any of my… Read more »

Announcing our TrailQuest Scott Genius 920 Sweepstakes

Log miles, be entered to win a bike.* We are very excited to announce that Scott Bikes will be joining us on the TrailQuest journey this summer! All participants who log 100 unique singletrack miles in the Gunnison Valley by October 31, 2017 will be entered in a sweepstakes to win a 2017 Scott Genius… Read more »