Trail Run Project Logo

Fun climb or descent in the heart of the Breckenridge trail network linking Town to Sallie Barber Rd

D L

Your Rating: Rating Rating Rating Rating Rating      Clear Rating
Your Difficulty:
Your Favorites: Add To-Do · Your List
Zoom in to see details
Map Key

1.6

Miles

2.6

KM

94%

Runnable

10,425' 3,178 m

High

10,077' 3,072 m

Low

388' 118 m

Up

39' 12 m

Down

5%

Avg Grade (3°)

13%

Max Grade (7°)

Dogs Unknown

Description

Barney Ford Trail runs from Moonstone Road to Sallie Barber Road, parallel to Baldy Road. Access the trail from the top of the Moonstone Trail, or Sallie Barber Road off of Baldy Road. The trail can also be accessed from the Juniata Trail, or V3 Trail.

From town, climb the Carter Park Switchbacks, Hermit Placer Trail, or Jack's Cruel Joke to the Moonstone Trail, then climb Moonstone Trail to Moonstone Road. Cross the road to the start of Barney Ford.

There is an immediate junction east of Moonstone Road. Take the left fork and climb through a forested area prior to entering a clear cut. At the upper end of the clear cut there is another junction. The right leads to Baldy Road and the Juniata Trail, the left is a continuation of Barney Ford.

Take a left. The trail descends briefly, climbs to a bench, descends again through a tailings then climbs to a junction with V3 Trail. Switchback right at this junction.

From this point the trail climbs continuously through a number of switchbacks to Sallie Barber Road. Just before Sallie Barber Road, Barney Ford Trail reaches another three-way junction.

The left option continues to Sallie Barber Road. Juniata Trail can be accessed to the right.

Barney Ford Trail is also and excellent downhill trail.

Contacts

Shared By:

D L

Trail Ratings

  5.0 from 1 vote

#4

in Breckenridge

#2250

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

#4

in Breckenridge

#285

in Colorado

#2,250

Overall
3 Views Last Month
1,128 Since Oct 9, 2017
Intermediate Intermediate

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

Photos

Barney Ford is a scenic trail, no matter which direction you take it.
Oct 9, 2017 near Brecken…, CO
Barney Ford Trail
Oct 9, 2017 near Brecken…, CO

0 Comments

Weather


Current Trail Conditions

Unknown
Add Your Check-In

Check-Ins

Oct 4, 2022
Andy F
Welcome

Join the Community

Create your FREE account today!
Already have an account? Login to close this notice.

Get Started