Unconformity

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  4.2 from 10 votes
blueBlack  Intermediate/Difficult from 6 votes
Rank: #2 in the Oil Well Flats Trail System area
#159 in CO, #1,981 Overall
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Apr 28 Red - Muddy
Trail in the area near Lincoln Park,
“Super fun trail that's great in both directions with some challenging rock sections and tight turns.”
Kalem Lenard on Oct 6, 2013
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3.15.0 milesKilometers 118’36 m Ascent 6,612’2,015 m High 4% Avg Grade (2°)
Singletrack Type -503’-153 m Descent 6,111’1,863 m Low 13% Max Grade (8°)
Restrictions
Closed to motorized vehicles during wet weather conditions. Check with the BLM Royal Gorge Field Office at 719-269-8500 for current conditions.
Description
This is a great trail that is really fun to ride in both directions. As an ascent, there are constant ledgy power moves, often found smack in the middle of a tight switchback! As a descent, these moves become fun technical challenges as you bounce down the hill.

There are some fun challenging rock sections and some tough rewarding turns. The trail meanders from the pinyon juniper woodland up into an old burn that travels through some cool rock outcroppings and provides some great views of the surrounding valleys and mountain ranges.

Access this one from the top of Fire Canyon or Tectonic Shift.
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PHOTOS of Unconformity
  4.3 from 7 votes
Unconformity stoned switchback inside line (Lincoln Park, CO)
  4.3 from 4 votes
Unconformity under the blue sky at Oil Well Flats (Lincoln Park, CO)
  4.3 from 4 votes
Anticline under a crescent moon below Island in the Sky (Lincoln Park, CO)
  3.8 from 4 votes
the Unconformity race to the trailhead before the sun sets (Lincoln Park, CO)
  3.7 from 3 votes
Fun with rocks. (Lincoln Park, CO)
  3.7 from 3 votes
Gettin' some on the short rock face on Unconformity. (Lincoln Park, CO)
  3.5 from 2 votes
Just one of the amazing views along the trail. (Lincoln Park, CO)
  3.5 from 2 votes
Some of the interesting rock formations along trail. (Lincoln Park, CO)
  3.3 from 3 votes
A short slick rock to navigate and more Unconformity to descend. This wa... (Lincoln Park, CO)
  3.3 from 3 votes
Cranking up a technical switch back. (Lincoln Park, CO)
  3.0 from 4 votes
Some great Sangre de Cristo views on Fracture. (Lincoln Park, CO)
  3.0 from 3 votes
Lots of cool rocks in this area, on Ms. Spike Trail (Lincoln Park, CO)
  3.0 from 3 votes
Beautiful views from the top. (Lincoln Park, CO)
  2.7 from 3 votes
Photo taken looking west. (Lincoln Park, CO)
  2.3 from 3 votes
Facing south on the Ms. Spike Trail (Lincoln Park, CO)