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Son of Middle Creek

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Rank: #15 in Vail
#245 in Colorado
#2,038 Overall
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“A nice singletrack through pine and aspen forests”
Nick Wilder on Oct 10, 2012
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2.1 Miles Singletrack Type 397’ Ascent -359’ Descent 9,397’ Low 9,677’ High
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Closed May 1 - June 15
Description
Great views of Vail through a pretty nice aspen forest, though not the most pristine in the area. Lots of loop possibilites with the North Trail (East) and Red Sandstone Rd. See the ride called Red Sandstone Rd to Son of Middle Creek.

Usually done as a descent, but totally climbable.
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COMMENTS
OTHER RIDES NEAR HERE
5.0 (3)
A life-changing 485 mile ride on the Colorado Trail from Denver to Durango.
near Columbine Valley, CO
4.5 (2)
A big loop with great scenery and varied riding.
near Avon, CO
4.4 (8)
A grand tour combining amazing alpine scenery with Vail's finest flow trails.
near Red Cliff, CO

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PHOTOS of Son of Middle Creek
 4.0 from 1 vote
The nearly ever-present view of Mt of the Holy Cross (Vail, CO)
 4.0 from 1 vote
View of the Lionshead part of Vail (Vail, CO)
 4.0 from 1 vote
View of Vail Village (Vail, CO)
 3.7 from 3 votes
The scenery keeps riders motivated on the climb up Son of Middle Creek. (Vail, CO)
 3.0 from 1 vote
Amazing light in the aspens. (Vail, CO)
 2.0 from 3 votes
Start of Son of Middle Creek Trail (Vail, CO)
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