Marshall Mesa


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Trail Condition Comments Updated Date Edit Trail Conditions Trail Meter Nid
Coalton Trail
Poor
new snow, rapidly turning to slush, ice and mud 1 week 5 days Poor 259
Coal Seam Trail
Poor
new snow, rapidly turning to slush, ice and mud 1 week 5 days Poor 260
Cowdrey Draw Trail
Poor
new snow, rapidly turning to slush, ice and mud 1 week 5 days Poor 262
Greenbelt Plateau Trail
Poor
new snow, rapidly turning to slush, ice and mud 1 week 5 days Poor 265
High Plains Trail
Poor
new snow, rapidly turning to slush, ice and mud 1 week 5 days Poor 266
Marshall Valley Trail
Poor
That is more your and your husband's taste and not worry about using a family name unless you're just head-over-heels for it. Good luck! boca movers 1 day 14 hours Poor 268
Mayhoffer-Singletree Trail
Poor
That is more your and your husband's taste and not worry about using a family name unless you're just head-over-heels for it. Good luck! boca movers 1 day 14 hours Poor 340
Community Ditch (East)
Poor
new snow, rapidly turning to slush, ice and mud 1 week 5 days Poor 388
Meadowlark Trail
Poor
new snow, rapidly turning to slush, ice and mud 1 week 5 days Poor 603
Singletree Trail
Poor
new snow, rapidly turning to slush, ice and mud 1 week 5 days Poor 1257
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Geographically, Marshall Mesa lies in the transition from hills to plains, even more so than its connected area to the west, Doudy Draw. Some trails are moderately treed, but most of the trails are in the open amongst the grasses. Expect mostly easy grades, and only a few technical areas. Most of the trails are natural surface, but some areas like the recently completed Meadowlark and Mayhoffer-Singletree sections are crusher fines and suitable for skinnier tires and beginners.

The Marshall Mesa area lies south of Marshall Road and east of Highway 93 in southern Boulder County. It’s a quick and easy ride from Boulder itself, and sees a ton of bikes, hikers, runners, and dogs.  From Boulder, the best trailheads are Marshall Mesa and Greenbelt Plateau; from the east, you can get onto the system from the Coalton Trailhead in Superior.

If you link up all the trails in the Marshall Mesa area, you can achieve 20 miles of dirt.  This system is a favorite in the winters, as it's consistently the first trail system to dry out following snow.