- 7.5 miles
- Aerobic Difficulty:
- Time To Allow:
- 1.5+ hours
- March - November
Heil Valley Ranch trails are a perfect option for mountain bike riders looking for gentle climbs, great views and flowing singletrack descents.
The Heil Valley Ranch consists of almost 5000 acres of backcountry land managed by Boulder County and has remained fairly undeveloped over its history. As a result, the area feels fairly remote and riders will enjoy cruising through the old ponderosa forests and open prairies of the area.
Riders can choose from a handful of trails at Heil Valley Ranch to explore. Some moderate climbing is involved on most trails but views of the surrounding area and fantastic winding singletrack downhills are worth the sweat.
Riders should remember that not all trails in the area are open to mountain biking.
Time To Allow:
While riding any trail system it is a great idea to include a repair kit and first aid kit. The Heil Valley Ranch area is multi-use and hikers, horseback riders and dogs may be encountered. Please be considerate on the trails and understand right of way protocol.