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Level: Advanced
Length: 3 mi (4.8 km)
Surface: Singletrack
Configuration: Out & Back
Elevation: +635/620 ft
Total: 1 riders
 

Mountain Biking Colorado Trail: North Cottonwood to Collegiate Peaks Wilderness

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#820 of 1,342 mountain bike trails in Colorado
#15,415 in the world

The Colorado Trail runs for 3.3 miles (one-way) south from the North Cottonwood road/Silver Creek THD to the Collegiate Peaks wilderness. It parallels Silver Creek all the way to the wilderness boundary.

First added by Greg Heil on Jul 7, 2014. Last updated Apr 28, 2020. → add an update
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  • Drinking water: unknown
  • Lift service: unknown
  • Night riding: yes
  • Pump track: unknown
  • Restrooms: unknown
  • Fat bike grooming: yes
  • E-bikes allowed: unknown
  • Fee required: unknown
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  • Greg Heil   ✓ supporter
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    While the singletrack's actually in pretty great shape, this trail just isn't worth the effort. It's essentially a hike-a-bike almost all the way up, and while part of the descent is ripping and fun, a long portion of it is so steep, the trail is so narrow, and it's so exposed that I found I really had to ride the brakes to stay in control... so much so that I could smell my brake pads burning!

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