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Travois Trail

Consensus:    (details)
 4.0 from 3 votes
blue  Intermediate from 2 votes
Rank: #7 in the Golden area
#253 in CO, #1,918 Overall
Views: 1,244. Last 30 days: 71
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Condition:
Mar 14 Red - Snowy or muddy for a majority of the trail
Trail near Golden,  area, 
“Awesome singletrack - smooth, flowy, with beautiful descents and moderate climbs”
Nick Wilder on Nov 10, 2012
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8.613.8 milesKilometers 1,208’368 m Ascent 7,735’2,358 m High 6% Avg Grade (3°)
Singletrack Type -1,470’-448 m Descent 7,035’2,144 m Low 15% Max Grade (8°)
Restrictions
On weekends, closed to bikes on ODD numbered days. So it is open to bike on all weekdays, and EVEN numbered weekend days. The area is completely closed December and January.
Description
A beautifully built trail high above Clear Creek Canyon. Makes a good out and back ride, or better as part of the Centennial Cone loop Ride.

This is a good example of modern, sustainable mountain bike trail building.
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COMMENTS
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This technical front range ride is only possible on even numbered days but it...
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4.1 (31)
A tour of the southern half of White Ranch's best features.
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4.0 (75)
One of the better beginner/intermediate rides in the front range.
near Idaho Springs, Colorado

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PHOTOS of Travois Trail
 4.4 from 5 votes
Running from the storm, we later got hammered (Golden, CO)
 4.0 from 2 votes
Clear Creek (and your car, probably) WAAAY down there. (Golden, CO)
 4.0 from 1 vote
Nice views! (Golden, CO)
 3.0 from 1 vote
A short technical section that beginners may want to walk down. Clear C... (Golden, CO)
 3.0 from 1 vote
Yep, more smooth, fast, flowy trail with amazing scenery. This ride kee... (Idaho Springs, CO)
 3.0 from 1 vote
Did I mention the smooth, flowy singletrack yet? (Golden, CO)
 3.0 from 1 vote
Fast descending down the best part of the Travois Trail (Golden, CO)
 3.0 from 1 vote
Near the high point of the ride, and a great place for a break. (Golden, CO)
 2.7 from 3 votes
Nice smooth climb with great views! (Golden, CO)
 2.0 from 1 vote
The easy beginning of the Travois Trail (Golden, CO)
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