Arrowhead Trails Inc. Portfolio of Trails

Non-Profit Organizations

Breckenridge Outdoor Education Center, Colorado

 Arrowhead Trails designed and constructed ADA crusher fines trails through a ropes course and around the town reservoir. Facilty is developed for participants with disabilities related to mobility and head injuries.benedict trail aspen

Colorado Youth Corps Association (CYCA), Denver, Colorado

Provided youth core crew leader training for eleven youth corps for three seasons. Multiple-day trainings were conducted at Sylvan Lake State Park, Golden Gate Canyon State Park, and Ridgeway State Park.

Crested Butte Land Trust, Town of Crested Butte, Colorado

Worked with 200 volunteers on National Trails Day 1999 to re-open the redesigned and constructed Lower Loop Trail. One mile singletrack, 0.5 mile of surfaced, ADA trail, and three bridges were constructed, on an historic mining property that had been closed to residents for years.  Crested Butte Trail Construction Slideshow.

Wyoming Conservation Corps (WCC), Laramie, Wyoming

Provided multi-day training for trail crew leaders and youth corps members at Curt Gowdy State Park, outside of Laramie, Wyoming.


Community/Homeowners Associations

highlands ranch trail constructionDivide Homeowners Association, Snowmass Village, Colorado

700 Feet of 10 feet wide homeowner’s skier access trail.

Highlands Ranch Community Association, Littleton, Colorado

Design and Construct 6+ mile natural surface trail system.

Willow Springs Open Space Homeowners Association, Morrison, Colorado

2 Mile Willow Walk Trail, multi-use trail near Morrison, Colorado



United States Air Force Academy, Colorado Springs, Colorado

Developed and implemented a Trails Master Plan for the Falcon Trail (14 Miles) on campus and 3 miles in the Farish Recreation Area. Falcon Trail voted best Mountain Bike Trail in Colorado Springs 2007. See the Falcon Trail Trail Construction Slideshowstep on trail

Rocky Mountain Research Station, United States Forest Service

Five miles of high altitude trail maintenance and log puncheon construction on the Diamond Lake Trail, west of Nederland, CO, in the Indian Peaks Wilderness Area. All work was above 10,500’ elevation and allowed no machinery or power tools.

South Platte Ranger District, United States Forest Service

ATI installed grade dips and enhance tread outslopes along the Buffalo Creek trail system to prevent erosion after the Buffalo Creek Fire (15 miles).

South Platte Ranger District, United States Forest Service

In the process of redesigning 25 miles of ATV and technical motorcycle trail system within the highly used Rampart Range Motorcycle Club area, west of Castlerock, Colorado.

Salida District, Bureau of Land Management

Constructed short sections of trail at Railroad Bridge for gold placer miners to access the river, and Hecla Junction for angling access.



Colorado State Parks

Crawford State ParkArkansas Headwaters Recreation Area, Salida, Colorado

Developed Trails Master Plan for 45 sites along 100+ miles of the Arkansas River, from Leadville to Florence, Colorado.

Castlewood Canyon State Park, Castle Rock, Colorado

Designed and constructed 3 miles of trail in the East Canyon Natural Area. See the Castlewood Canyon Trail Photos Slideshow.

Colorado River State Park, Grand Junction, Colorado

Developed Trails Master Plan.

Crawford State Park, Crawford, Colorado

Developed Trails Master Plan.

Cheyenne Mountain State Park, Colorado Springs, Colorado

Designed and constructed 16+ miles of trail for Colorado’s first mountain biking trail-based State Park, including: The Talon, Blackmer Loop, Bobcat Way, Acorn Alley, Souring Kestral, and Sundance. See the Cheyenne Mountain Trail Construction Slideshow

cheyenne mountain single trackEldorado Canyon State Park, Boulder, Colorado

Reclamation of the Cresent Meadow reroute. Design of Crescent Meadows.

Eleven Mile State Park, St. George, Colorado

Developed Trails Master Plan for infrastructure trails and backcountry trails.

Highline Lake State Park, Fruita, Colorado

Developed Trails Master Plan.

Jackson Lake State Park, Ft. Morgan, Colorado

Developed Trails Master Plan for this water/beach based state park northeast of Denver.

Lake Pueblo State Park, Pueblo, Colorado

Developed Trails Master Plan for 50+ miles of existing and proposed natural surface, and hard surfaced multi-use trails.

sylvan lakeMancos State Park, Mancos, Colorado

Developed and implemented a Trails Master Plan for existing and new trails. Constructed 2 miles of new trail along west shore.

Mueller State Park, Divide, Colorado

Developed a Trail Maintenance Plan (5 miles) for the Dome Rock Trail.

Ridgeway State Park, Ridgway, Colorado

Developed a Trails Master Plan for 10 miles of various trail types within the State Park. Trained and supervised Youth Corp to implement plan.

Rifle Falls State Park, Rifle, Colorado

Developed and implemented a Trails Maintenance Plan for 2 miles of existing trails.

Sweitzer Lake State Park, Delta, Colorado

Developed Trails Master Plan.

Sylvan Lake/ Brush Creek State Park, Silt, Colorado

Developed Trails Master Plan.          

Vega State Park, Colbran, Colorado

Developed Trails Master Plan for State Park, and built 2 miles of trail.

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Beavers Bend State Park, Broken Bow, Oklahoma

Constructed 6 miles of natural surface trails for Oklahoma’s first mountain biking trail-based State Park in Beavers Bend State Park; in conjunction with Oklahoma Earthbike Fellowship. This amazingly beautiful Park averages 50” of rain annually, and looks like parts of Costa Rica.

South Carolina State Parks

Hickory Knob State Park, McCormick County, South Carolina

Consulting, design, and training on sustainable mountain biking trail system for a total of over 7 miles of trail constructed by the fabulous Long Cane Trails, LLC. South Carolina’s first state park with trails designed and built by mountain bikers for mountain bikers.

Wyoming State Parks & Historic Sites

Curt Gowdy State Park, Laramie, Wyoming

Designed and constructed 10+ miles of trail for Wyoming’s first mountain biking trail-based State Park, a pilot project for the state. Project included three bridges and construction of technical trail features, pump track and jumps. Over 60 blast charges were set to open up canyon trails. See the Curt Gowdy Trail Constructiom Slideshow.



Douglas County ColoradoBoulder County Parks and Open Space, Colorado

Constructed and maintained numerous trails in Boulder County: Design and supervise volunteers to construct the Eagle Wind Trail (2.5 miles) in the Rabbit Mountain Open Space.

Chaffee County, Salida & Buena Vista, Colorado

Facilitated and participated in public meetings regarding the Chaffee County trails Master Plan in 1996 & 2001.

Douglas County, Colorado
Open Space and Natural Areas, Castle Rock, Colorado

Numerous design & build projects totaling over 25 miles include: Sharptail Trail, Swallowtail Loop, Ringtail Trail, Hidden Mesa Trail, Spruce Mountain Trail, Eagle Mountain Trail, and  Dawson Buttes. Client of the Year 2008!, See the Dawson Buttes Trail Construction Slideshow, and the Douglas County Trail Construction Slideshow.

Parks and Trails, Castle Rock, Colorado

Designed and constructed East West Regional Trail, 2 miles completed in 2007, 6+ miles more scheduled for the 2008 season.

hiking funPima County Parks & Open Space, Tuscon, Arizona

Designed 2 miles of low-grade trail for S Mountain to allow pedestrian, especially seniors, access. Route is separated from the summit road but provides safety and visibility from trail.

Summit County Open Space and Trails

Several miles of the Oro Grande Trail were rerouted over the years, mainly through USFS lands. These projects helped preserve access, and avoid the shooting range and landfill.



aspen city parks trailsCity of Aspen Parks, Colorado

Projects totaling over 5 miles include: Ajax Trail, Ute Cemetery Trail, North Star Trail, Barbee Trail, Benedict Trail, Three Trees, Moore Open Space Trail. Rebuilt two bridges (150’ & 130’ spans) on the Rio Grande Trail. See the Aspen Bridge Construction Slideshow.

City of Boulder Open Space and Mountain Parks, Colorado

Projects totaling over 5 miles of new trail include: Sensory Trail (ADA), Left Hand Trail, and the Marshall Mesa Trail connector. Routine maintenance projects include: Mt. Sanitas access, Big Blue Stem Trail. Dowdy Draw Trail, and the Foothills Trail.

Town of Buena Vista, Colorado

Barbara Whipple Trail Plan and the Arkansas River Park Trail (1700ft) accessible trail.

boec trailsBreckenridge Open Space and Trails, Colorado

Projects totaling over 5 miles of new trail include: Whitewater Park Trails, West Moonstone, Iowa Hill, Warrior’s Mark, Breckenridge Mountain Village, Pence Miller Ditch Trail, and Carter Park Trail.

Castle Rock Parks and Recreation, Castle Rock, Colorado

Design and construct over 10 miles of trail including: Mitchell Gulch Trail, Red Hawk Open Space Trail, South Meadows, Pikes Peak Overlook, Longs Peak View, and Quarry Mesa Trail System.

Colorado Springs Trails and Open Space, Colorado

Construction of 2+ miles of the Chamberlain Trail and stone retaining walls.

City of Fort Collins Natural Areas, Colorado

Designed and constructed 14 miles natural surface trails, a 0.5 mile surfaced accessible trail, three natural bridges, and three shared-use trails: Ginny Trail, DR Trail, Valley Loop, and Eden Valley Spur.

chamberlain trail coloradoCity of Louisville Parks and Open Space, Colorado

Provide consulting and volunteer management services for the construction of the Davidson Mesa Trail.

City of Paris, Texas

Trail design and construction workshop for the Public Works to assist in the trail development at Lake Crook Recreation Area.

Town Of Snowmass Village, Colorado

Constructed the 3.5 mile Tom Blake Trail, a portion of the Loop trail around Snowmass. The Ditch Trail was constructed to keep people off road.

vail colorado trailsSteamboat Springs Parks and Recreation

The Blue Sage Trail, Mountain View Estates Trail, Howelson Hill Trail  and the Spring Creek rerouted around private property to preserve public access.

Town Of Vail, Colorado and USFS

One mile of dozer cut trail the Forest Service crew finished. The North Trail (3200ft) was reconstructed and re-graded because of the erosion caused from high motorcycle traffic.           



trail constructionBreaks at Bar H Mountain Bike Ranch, Saint Jo, Texas

25 Miles of single track mountain bike trails on a private ranch in Saint Jo, Texas, it was designed, constructed, and opened to the public in 1998. Still hosting races today and home of one of Texas’ hardest mountain bike trails – Deveil’s Backbone, 2000+ feet of climbing in a little over 4 miles.

Castle Rock Development Company, Castle Rock, Colorado

Designed and constructed 6 miles of trail for town and community.

Copper Mountain Resort, Copper Mountain, Colorado

5 Mile Trail designed and constructed from the top of the Eagle Chair Lift.

Eagle Ranch, Eagle, Colorado

Construction of 2 miles of surfaced trail along Eagle River

trail constructionThe Keep at Solitude Trail System, Sedalia, Colorado

Designed and constructed 5 mile, stacked loop trail system for gated community outside of Sedalia, CO for Essenterra.

Falcon Wing Estates, Indian Hills, Colorado

Designed and constructed a 3 mile private loop trail system on 35 acres.

Four Peaks Development, Aspen, Colorado

Designed and constructed Top of The Mill Connection to connect town with the Ajax Trail on Aspen Mountain.

Maryvale Village LLC, Winter Park, Colorado

2 Mile rough-in project finished by the Colorado Youth Corp  for USFS access preservation through a new development.

pole creek thumbMystic Hill Ranch, Kremmling, CO

Design & build 2 miles of hiking/angling access trails for private client.

Piney Peak Hereford Ranch, Clark, Colorado

Design & build 10+ miles of mountain biking trails for private client. See the Piney Peak Trail Construction Slideshow.

Pole Creek Preserve, Fraser, Colorado

6 Mile loop private homeowners association in Fraser, Colorado.

Private Trail System, Evergreen, Colorado

Designed and constructed a 1.5 mile challenging mountain bike singletrack.

Private Trail System, Santa Fe, New Mexico

2.5 mile trail loop system was designed, constructed, and mapped for land owner.

grant lakeShea Homes Limited Partnership, Denver, Colorado

Designed and constructed 4 mile, stacked loop trail system for gated community outside of Denver, CO

Skyland Metro District, Crested Butte, Colorado

This 1 Mile Trail around Grant Lake is (0.75 mile) of 48” wide crusher fines and (0.25 mile)  of 24” wide natural surface trail. Crested Butte Trail Construction Slideshow.

Steamboat Management Group, Steamboat Springs, Colorado

Developed and implemented the Green Belt Master Plan for Storm Meadows Condominiums, a ski-in, ski-out, trail improvement project.

Vega state parkTamarack Resort, Idaho, Lake Cascade, Idaho

Designed and constructed mountain bike specific trails for a mountain bike trail system along with the International Mountain Bicycling Association.

Trappers Crossing LTD, Crested Butte, Colorado

Designed and rerouted the Green Lake Trail (4000 ft) that accesses Wildcat Ridge around private property.