Trail Run Project Logo

blueBlack Outie Trail

Navigate on-trail with our free app

iOS App Store Android App Store

Trail

2.4 mile 3.9 kilometer point to point
77% Runnable
Intermediate/Difficult

Elevation

Ascent: 119' 36 m
Descent: -1,121' -342 m
High: 8,044' 2,452 m
Low: 7,018' 2,139 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 10% (5°)
Max Grade: 18% (10°)

Dogs

Unknown
Driving directions Take a virtual tour
Zoom in to see details
Map Key

Trail shared by Craig Fowler

Navigate on-trail with our free app

iOS App Store Android App Store

Weather

Getting forecast...

Current trail conditions

Unknown See History

Popular runs nearby

Run this trail?

Add details to help others plan their adventure.

A much deserved downhill after climbing Innie Trail. Rolling but steeper with one climb.

Craig Fowler

Features -none-

This is a multi use area. Please stay alert while on the trail and be respectful of other users.

Description

Outie Trail is one of the top downhills in the Prince Creek trail system. Dropping off the opposite side of the saddle, Outie Trail descends through sage brush before getting low enough for scrub oak to take over.

The top section throughout the sage is steeper and open, with only a few tight turns. The middle section in the scrub oak is looser and the turns are tighter. The end of the middle section ends with a short but very steep climb that leads to the intersection of Buckhorn Trail.

After the intersection of Buckhorn you descend through more sage with winding turns and a few tight ones. The sage ends and you'll be in the scrub oak and some pines. Winding through the wooded area, the trail is still super fun. Before reaching the other end of the Outie Trail you'll descend the first of a couple steep hills on the lower section. This area is also the rockiest of the whole trail. There are a few more up and down gullies; after the last one you continue to climb a short way turning right on an old doubletrack which leads down to the meadow with the Chicken Coop and the end of North Porcupine Trail.

Contacts

Rate This Trail

Rate Quality


   Clear Rating

Rate Difficulty

Share This Trail

Check In

Check-Ins

none

Trail Ratings

  4.0 from 1 vote

#6

in Crown Trails

#13409

Overall
  4.0 from 1 vote
5 Star
0%
4 Star
100%
3 Star
0%
2 Star
0%
1 Star
0%
Rankings

#6

in Crown Trails

#1,174

in Colorado

#13,409

Overall
2 Views Last Month
18 Since Oct 9, 2017
Intermediate/Difficult Intermediate/Difficult

0%
0%
0%
100%
0%
0%

0 Comments

Trail Run Project is part of the REI Co-op family,
where a life outdoors is a life well lived.

Shop REI Running