Announcement: Outlier Offroad Festival Trail Impacts

Sep. 8, 2016

Photo: Erik Proano

This weekend Vail Mountain is pleased to host the Outlier Offroad Festival for the second year in a row. All mountain bikers, hikers and guests looking to use Vail Mountain Trails Saturday the 10th and Sunday the 11th of September please take note of trail impacts and closures due to the races taking place on the mountain. We ask that guests observe all closures and be alert to other riders while using any impacted trails listed below.

Please see below for trail closures and impacted trails:

Spark XC Race – Saturday 10th

Temporary Trail Closures

Grand Traverse: Closed until 12:00pm*

Windisch Way: Closed until 1:00pm*

Trails Impacted sporadic racers “back of pack” traveling with normal flow of traffic and instructed to share the trail with other users

  • Upper Lucy’s
  • Fred’s Lunch
  • Cub’s Way
  • Big Mamba from Top of 8 down
  • Hank’s Hideaway
  • Son of Simba
  • Lower Liondown

Note: Strawberry Lane will only be accessible from Gitalong Road until race is finished

Rockshox Enduro – Sunday 11th

Temporary Trail Closures


      • PMT
      • Liondown from the exit of PMT to Mane Lane
      • Lower Old 9 Line
      • Mane Lane


      • Fred’s Lunch
      • Gitalong Road
      • Onza Alley
      • Windisch Way

Note: Strawberry Lane will only be accessible via Gitalong Road from 12:30-2:00pm 

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*All trail closures are based on projected race completion time and may be subject to change.