Taylor Lake, La Plata Mountains, The Colorado Trail Bike Route
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The Colorado Trail Bike Route

540 miles • Colorado

Official App of The Colorado Trail Foundation

The Colorado Trail Bike Route is a challenging and rewarding ride of 540 miles that stretches from Denver to Durango, passing through stunning landscapes. Bikers will traverse many mountain ranges, including the Colorado Rocky Mountains, during their journey. The trail is also perfect for hikers of all kinds. We have a companion hiking app available in our Guthook Guides app. Our data for The Colorado Trail guide was collected in partnership with Bear Creek Survey Service, LLC. For more information about their work, visit their website at bearcreeksurvey.com!

$19.99 full guide
540 mi (870 km)
$19.99 full guide
Official App
A map of the Colorado Trail Bike Route.
A map of the Colorado Trail Bike Route.
Works Offline, No Data Required
Trusted Trail Data
Built for Community
Offline Maps
Detailed Waypoints
Tailored to You
Works Offline, No Data Required
Trusted Trail Data
Built for Community
Offline Maps
Detailed Waypoints
Tailored to You

How can I buy it?

Available as an in-app purchase in our Bikepacking Guides app, a free download from the Apple App Store or the Google Play Store.

Our iOS and Android apps do differ slightly in their appearance. However, the majority of their features remain the same, and they access the same trail guide data.

Purchase of The Colorado Trail Bike Route includes The Colorado Trail biking route (540 miles).

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Cheers to giving back! Part of your purchase of The Colorado Trail Bike Route goes to support The Colorado Trail Foundation’s work to preserve and maintain the hiking trail and bike route. Learn about The Colorado Trail Foundation.

Stories from the Colorado Trail Bike Route!

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About our partner

The Colorado Trail Foundation

The Colorado Trail Foundation is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that works to keep The Colorado Trail in good condition. The CTF organizes the volunteers who built The Colorado Trail, as well as those who continue to improve and maintain it.

The Colorado Trail Foundation works with Atlas Guides to create, improve, and update the official Colorado Trail hiking app.

Learn more about The CTF