Benjamin Loop

Trail Meter: 
Good

The Benjamin Loop singletrack opened on May 17, 2011, and in the process doubled the amount of trail at Betasso. It's a loop, connected by a short stem to the current Canyon Loop, and also to Foumile Road via the Fourmile Link Trail.

This is a swoopy, flowy, gorgeous trail, much like the Canyon Loop. The trail twists and turns, with moderate climbs no matter which direction you're traveling. It's a hoot, and is especially fun when combined with the other trails in this park.

The Benjamin Loop is possible due to open space purchases by Boulder County Parks and Open Space (BCPOS). After acquiring 400 acres to the north and west of Betasso Preserve, BCPOS decided to build an additional 4 or so miles of trail that connect to the Canyon Loop Trail, and the Benjamin Loop was born.  Whenever you see some County staff on the trails, thank them for building this awesome shared use trail!

Important stuff you should know:

  • This trail is closed to bikes on Wednesdays and Saturdays
  • This trail has a required direction for bike traffic at all times.
  • Trail direction changes on the 15th of the month

Please obey these rules and BMA will continue to work with BCPOS to make the system work better.

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T: 4 A: 3 C: 10

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2
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2.4 mi.

Comments

Trail Meter: Fair»Good

Currently running Clockwise -- This morning the entire loop was completely dry

Trail Meter: Poor»Fair

condition set to Fair

Trail Meter: Good»Poor

Middlin shitty, snow to slush with some mud and occasional stretches of moist dirt.

condition set to Good

Nice! A few very short wet/muddy spots.

About 90% dry with a little ice and some mud.

About 90% dry with a little ice and some muddy spots.

Trail Meter: Fair»Good

All but completely dry, get out and enjoy it?

Trail Meter: Good»Fair

some muddy and icy sections, but still pretty rideable

Trail Meter: Fair»Good

Great for February.

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