Palisade Mountain Biking

Mountain Biking in Palisade

Ready to grip those handles and hit the trails? Palisade, Colorado is one of the best places to explore the mountains on your bike. If you are an expert mountain biker looking for a new challenge, take on the elite Stagecoach trail. Or if your a novice full of cycling ambition there are dozens of trails neighboring Palisade.

Best Mountain Bike

Get the right bike before you ride the trails. Riding around a corner on a street isn’t the best way to tell if the bike is the perfect fit for you. Rapid Creek Cycles allows anyone to demo a bike before you purchase it. Find the bike that’s just right.

Top Mountain Bike Trails


Grand Junction

  • Bookcliff – Beginner
  • Butterknife – Advanced
  • Gunnison River Bluffs Trail System – Beginner
  • Gunny Loop – Advanced
  • Holy Cross – Advanced
  • Lunch Loop/Tabeguache – Advanced
  • Pet-A-Kes – Intermediate
  • The Ribbon – Intermediate
  • West Bench Trail – Intermediate


  • 18 Road Trails – Intermediate
  • Chutes and Ladders – Intermediate
  • Joe’s Ridge – Intermediate
  • Kessel Run – Intermediate
  • Pumps Bumps Rollers (PBR) – Intermediate
  • Prime Cut – Intermediate
  • Zippety Do Dah – Advanced


  • Kannah Creek – Intermediate


  • Flowing Park Loop – Intermediate
  • Mesa Top Trail – Intermediate