Carbon Junction to Big Canyon Trail Guide with Local Loops, Durango’s MTB TV program. Find out how you can max out your GRINdex in this shows edition of Local Loops! We’re shredding one of the best afterwork rides in all of Durango, Carbon Junction to Big Canyon. Short, fun, and moderately easy ride. So don’t sleep on this one, get out there and get your shred on!
Perfect for XC or Trail Bikes, this ride features one of the flowiest set of turns in all of Durango. Trails 2000 created a perfect ride here. Expect a decent climb to start your ride off, but don’t worry, it doesn’t last long. Once you top out the flowy turns begin. You’ll forget that your actually doing work as you glide through trees on fast and gradual turns. The amount of care put into the trail never allows you to become bored.
Finally as you begin your descent down Big Canyon prepare yourself for potentially one of the best in town descents around. Do be careful of hikers while shredding the canyon though as there are many blind corners and the occasional hiker will pander their way up the trail. Enjoy the all natural wall ride and pump those g out rollers. You’ll emerge from the canyon to a nice open field of some high speed flat turns to finish the ride out. Rinse & Repeat!