Paulie's Plunge

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  4.0 from 3 votes
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Rank: #1 in the Beaver Creek area
#351 in CO, #3,106 Overall
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Jun 27 Green - Mostly Dry
Trail in the area near Avon,
“Super fun steep descent through aspens.”
Nick Wilder on Jul 3, 2013
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1.93.0 milesKilometers 12’4 m Ascent 9,163’2,793 m High 14% Avg Grade (8°)
Singletrack Type -1,356’-413 m Descent 7,818’2,383 m Low 32% Max Grade (18°)
Restrictions
Closed May 1- June 30.
Description
This one starts off with some rocky drops and roots in an aspen forest valley. It smoothes out a bit, but there will still be sections with short drops that intermediates may want to walk. Experts will be able to ride just about everything.

After a while the trail stops descending quite so fast and crosses a beautiful creek using a skinny bridge. Then more of the same through a rocky valley with partially cleared pine forests and aspens. The bottom is much less steep, smooth and super-fast fun until it ends at the Eagle Vail Trail.
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PHOTOS of Paulie's Plunge
  5.0 from 3 votes
Awesome wildflowers and aspens on Paulies Plunge (Avon, CO)
  4.0 from 2 votes
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  4.0 from 2 votes
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  3.0 from 2 votes
Starting the plunge through some big aspens (Avon, CO)
  3.0 from 2 votes
Smooth and fast trail near the bottom (Avon, CO)