HOT SPRINGS RESORT
Mountain bike rentals are complimentary for overnight guests.
The Arkansas River valley is an incredible mountain biking destination in Colorado. The bike trails in this area are typically accessible all year long. Enjoy the incredible natural scenery on your Colorado biking adventure.
Complimentary mountain bikes are available at Mt. Princeton Hot Springs Resort. You may purchase a guidebook, in our country store or online. Challenge this terrain yourself or try a guided mountain bike tour. Guided mountain bike tours are safer and allow you to enjoy the full experience with the help of someone who knows where to go. Absolute Bike Adventures offers guided mountain bike tours throughout the Arkansas River Valley. Their tour guides will share with you their local knowledge with an emphasis on fun and safety. Make a new friend and get to know the land.
Absolute Bike and Adventure is authorized by The National Forest Service to give tours in restricted areas all through out Salida, Buena Vista, St. Elmo and Leadville. There are four mountain bike tours in the immediate area of Mt. Princeton Hot Springs Resort. If you would like a mountain bike tour, your personal guide will meet you at the resort, fit you with a rental bike and teach you the basics. Everything is taken care of and off you go on your adventure.
Some of the best mountain bike trails in Colorado are easily accessible from Mt. Princeton Hot Springs Resort. Begin your mountain bike ride from the front door of the lodge or throw your rental bikes in the car and drive to a trail.
From the resort, travel west on County Road 162 to find mountain biking trails around the historic ghost town of St. Elmo. Traveling east on County Road 162 into the Arkansas River Valley, there are an abundance of mountain biking trails. Many trails are accessible year round. Maps are available both in the Country Store or the Concierge Desk.
Hire a guide to take you mountain biking in some of the most beautiful areas of Colorado. These experienced guides offer unique biking trips on single track and four wheel drive roads.
Going on a mountain bike ride is the best way to learn about the area from a local. Most guided rides are from June-September. Town Tours, Salida Mountain Trails and Little Rainbow can often be ridden throughout the year. And of course, Winter Fat Bike guided rides happen in the winter!
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BUENA VISTA & SALIDA
This activity is an extreme test of a person’s physical and mental limits and carries with it the potential for death, serious injury and property loss. The risks include, but are not limited to: actions of other people including, but not limited to, participants; lack of hydration, weather, and/or other natural conditions. Princeton Holdings, LLC DBA Mt. Princeton Hot Springs Resort is not liable for any injury, property loss, damage, death, etc occurring do to any activity outlined by any information sheet. Guest is participating in any activity on their own merit with no liability to the Mt. Princeton Hot Springs Resort or its agents.