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Switcher Loop BikingHikingTrail RunningWinter Recreation

Difficulty
Condition
Good

Notes: 9.18.20

Region
Trail Length
2.7 miles
Distance from Durango
7 miles
Directions
Gain
230 ft
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Switcher Loop

Biking, Hiking, Trail Running, Winter Recreation
Durango to TH

7 Miles

Gain

230 Feet

Condition

Good

Region

Trail Length

2.7 Miles

Part of the Three Springs trails system.

Switcher Loop is a beginner-friendly moderate loop in the Three Springs Spur Line trail system. The beginning of Switcher Loop, directly from the parking area, is a kid-friendly bike pump track. This pump track was built to provide the Durango and Three Springs area a pump track open to beginners.

The sustainable design of these trails is intended for introductory mountain bikers of all ages. Durango Trails will continue trailwork in Three Springs, including the addition of a Northern trail that will connect to Cowboy, Sidewinder and Horse Gulch.

Check out the Pre-Flight Pump Track Skills Checklist video from Rocky Knob Mountain Bike Park in Boone, NC to have sure you are prepared before heading out.

Map & Directions

Map Coordinates: 37.143454, -107.48554

Where's the Trailhead?

dIRECTIONS TO TRAILHEAD

Parking at the Spur Line trails

From 9th Street and Main Avenue in Durango, head west on 9th Street toward Camino del Rio. Turn left onto Camino del Rio (Highway 550) and continue left to take US Highway 160 East and turn left onto Three Springs Blvd at the stoplight toward Mercy Hospital. At the first roundabout, keep right onto Wilson Gulch Drive. At the second roundabout keep right again and turn onto a gravel road, and follow the signs for about 1/3 mile to the trailhead and parking area on your right.

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