Government Trail is a difficult singletrack that travels from Snowmass to Buttermilk. Government trail is often compared to its Western continuation, West Government Trail that both offer a long technical ride. Obstacles exist throughout the ride, making it not easy ride for the average rider. Switchbacks, root ledges and rocks make this trail a legendary ride. A portion of this trail is closed until June 21st.
Parking is available in the Snowmass Base Village parking structure as well as in the numbered located between the Mall and Base Village.Map Location of Parking Lot
Snowmass Village has everything you need to gear up for cycling. Local shops offer the latest in bike rentals and gear.
Riders of all abilities can take advantage of mountain biking clinics to work on everything from feeling comfortable on two-wheels to fine-tuning downhill freeriding techniques.
Snowmass Village is a cycling community at the core. Weekly races offer a fantastic way to meet and mingle with local cyclists while giving you the opportunity to challenge yourself to a personal best.
Getting to Snowmass is easy and getting to the trailhead is even easier. Snowmass Village boasts plentiful free parking at multiple locations making it hassle-free to get out of your vehicle and on to your ride.