Kipp's Loop

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  3.0 from 2 votes
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Rank: #4 in the Greenland Open Space area
#917 in CO, #6,813 Overall
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Trail in the area near Palmer Lake,
“A wide trail that follows the ridgeline above Greenland Open Space.”
J Erik Hartel on Jul 29, 2013
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3.76.0 milesKilometers 275’84 m Ascent 7,369’2,246 m High 4% Avg Grade (2°)
Singletrack Type -433’-132 m Descent 6,998’2,133 m Low 13% Max Grade (7°)
This trail splits off of the Greenland Trail approximately 1.2 miles north of Palmer Lake. While not technically challenging, its long grades and steady 6% climb can be aerobically taxing. Once up at the ridgeline, the trail undulates as it climbs gradually northward. There are several fun, fast descents along this trail.

Eventually, it merges again with the Greenland Trail approximately 1 mile south of the Greenland Open Space trailhead.
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Interesting white rock column just off of Kipp's Loop (Larkspur, CO)
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Final resting place of E. Kipp, for whom Kipp's Loop is named. (Palmer Lake, CO)