Larimer County, Colorado
The Donner Hill area has great singletrack trails that are close to Fort Collins. With trails that connect to the Moody Hill and Crystal Mountain areas, this system has something to offer anyone who is looking for a beautiful outing in the northern foothills.
Lookout Mountain (Singletrack) (TR 934)
Donner Pass Trail (Singletrack) (TR 926)
Ballard Road (129)
White Pine Lookout (100)
Unnamed Forest Road (407)
An alternative trailhead is at the Buckhorn Ranger Station (N40° 34.867' W105° 28.158'). The Buckhorn Ranger Station trailhead is useful for ATVs looking to access the White Pine Lookout road or for dirt bikes looking to access the Donner Pass singletrack trail.
From Fort Collins: Take Taft Hill Rd to Co Rd 54G/U.S. 287 B. Turn west on Co Rd 54G/U.S. 287 B, continue approx 2.3 miles. Take a slight left at W Co Rd 52E/Tobe Miller Ln, continue on 52E approx 13.3 miles to Co Rd 27/Stove Prairie Rd. Turn Left at Stove Prairie Rd, continue approx 3.7 miles. Turn west at Buckhorn Rd/W Co Rd 44H, continue approx 12.2 miles to Ballard Forest Rd 129. Turn south onto Ballard Forest Rd 129 and follow for approx 3 miles to trail head.
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Trail System Information
Note that not all of the trails in an area will be open to all vehicle types. Follow the Motor Vehicle Use Maps (MVUM)s and signage for the area and ride only on trails open to and wider than your OHV.
Canyon Lakes Ranger District, (970) 295-6700
Trail System Maps and GPS Files
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