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Bangs Canyon

Mesa County, Colorado

Bangs Canyon

How to Get There

From Grand Junction: Head south on Monument Rd from CO-340/Broadway approx 0.2 miles to D Rd. Turn left at D Rd and continue approx 0.3 miles to Rosevale Rd. Turn south on Rosevale Rd and follow approx 0.9 miles to Little Park Rd. Turn west on Little Park Rd and continue approx 4.4 miles where it will turn into C S Rd. Continue on C S Rd approx 1.0 miles and turn south for trail access.

Detailed Description

Bangs Canyon is home to the Billings Canyon 4x4 trail, and the starting point of the Tabeguache trail that connects Grand Junction to Montrose via back country roads. Bangs also houses a hand full of ATV trails and currently one motorcycle trail.

Adopted Trails

Trail System Information

Location: 38.989, -108.617
Location is:
Nearest City: Grand Junction
Difficulty (1-10): 3-10
Distance (mi):
Time (hh:mm):
Lowest Elevation (ft):
Highest Elevation (ft):
Best for: 4WDMotorcycleATVUTV

Note that not all of the trails in an area will be open to all vehicle types. Follow the Motor Vehicle Use Maps (MVUM)s and signage for the area and ride only on trails open to and wider than your OHV.

Maps/GPS files: PDF ZIP KMZ Area Map Trail Map Trail Info

Visit the Trail Maps page for download/print instructions, information about the Avenza App for PDF files, or a complete list of available maps!

More Info: Grand Junction Field Office (970) 244-3000
  BLM Colorado State Office (303) 239-3600

Nearby Trails

3rd Flats ATV   ATV   25
Butterknife   Motorcycle   7

Return to the OHV Trail Guide Map or Guide Index page.

   In Partnership With:
Stay The Trail Colorado was Awarded the 2013 Outstanding Trail Sharing Award
American Trails

This award recognizes innovative & successful trail sharing efforts, programs, & systems.

American Trails' 21st National Trails Awards Program honors people and programs at the 21st American Trails International Symposium. The awards celebration was held at Fort McDowell Yavapai Nation, Arizona, April 16, 2013.

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