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Cowhead Saddle

17.3 miles


Elevation change: 2749 - 6100 ft.


Total gain: about 3500 ft.


Trailhead: This is an easy start to find. Go to Speedway and drive east until the road runs out. The Douglas Springs trailhead and a parking lot will be on your right.


Route: Out and back on Douglas Springs trail.


This map a part of the Mica Mountain Marathon. Ignore the reference to 26.8 miles. Cowhead Saddle is the first part of Mica.






Top 10 Male Finishes - Roundtrip to Saddle (17.3 miles):
LastNameFirstNameAgeRunDateRunTimeNotes
CorumDon292/3/19802:09:10Glendale
YoungKen392/8/19812:09:50Topout: 1:14:30
LarsonSheldon232/5/19842:11:38
YoungKen382/3/19802:11:45
FranklinDavid272/7/19822:14:06Phoenix
FranklinDavid262/8/19812:14:38Phoenix
ZimmermanTed204/18/19822:15:45
YoungKen404/18/19822:15:50
CorumDon302/8/19812:16:15Glendale
FosterMike382/8/19812:18:26Phoenix


Top 10 Female Finishes - Roundtrip to Saddle (17.3 miles):
LastNameFirstNameAgeRunDateRunTimeNotes
JohnsSherry321/31/19882:56:581st female, course record!
JohnsSherry351/27/19912:59:31
MericlePatti344/17/19833:04:14
Davis (Varner)Melody371/31/19883:13:05
JohnsSherry3311/6/19883:15:001st female
LuskLaura374/17/19833:17:21
Hesketh (Aviles)Jennifer372/7/19823:17:30
NeuenschwanderAnne 12/1/20133:18
JohnsSherry361/26/19923:19
PalenCheryl284/18/19823:19:26