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Meyers Homestead Trail

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Rank: #34 in Nederland
#449 in Colorado
#3,062 Overall
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“A moderate cruise up an old dirt road to a nice viewpoint. A good way to add miles to Walker Ranch.”
Nick Wilder on Jul 20, 2013
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2.6 Miles Doubletrack Type 738’ Ascent -75’ Descent 7,282’ Low 8,009’ High
Though rated green, sections have a 12-13% grade which can be steep for beginners. The ride passes through mostly open meadow with great wildflowers from May through July. There are a few aspen stands, and then you finish at a wooded overlook with good views including Boulder Canyon, Longs Peak, and the Indian Peaks.

Combine this with Walker Ranch to make a good, much harder day.
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PHOTOS of Meyers Homestead Trail
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The original Meyers Homestead was in this meadow. (Nederland, CO)
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Nice flowers lasting through July. (Nederland, CO)
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Climbing up Meyers Homestead (Nederland, CO)
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Easy but sustained climbing (Nederland, CO)
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