Turniphead – Mayer Gulch – Bailey Hike
Accessibility: Hike, Horse, Bike
Trail Length: 4.3 miles
Elevation Gain: 773 ft.
Elevation Loss: 778 ft.
Trail time: 1:30
Highlights: One of the shorter, milder hikes in Eagle Ranch
This trail is a great option for a quick hike close to Eagle. It is composed mostly of mild single track with gradual uphills and downhills. When starting from Turniphead, there is a long, steady uphill climb on Mayer Gulch. The climb up and over Bailey becomes a little steeper. Keep an eye out for mountain bikers.