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5,220 mi 8,401 km of trail 228 Recommended Routes

Easy Trails 403 Trails Intermediate Trails 1,005 Trails Hard Trails 439 Trails
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Recommended Routes in Central Rockies - 228

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Favorite Monarch Crest
Difficult

Monarch Crest - IMBA EPIC

36.2 mi 58.3 km 2,035' Up 620.31 m Up 5,890' Down 1795.37 m Down

Whitepine, CO
Favorite Bars-deep in wildflowers on Crested Butte's 401 Trail.
Intermediate/Difficult

401 Trail Loop

14.1 mi 22.7 km 2,249' Up 685.53 m Up 2,222' Down 677.25 m Down

Crested…, CO
Favorite Just another flowy section on the colorado tail cutting through the aspens
Intermediate

Buffalo Creek Big Loop - IMBA EPIC

24.2 mi 39.0 km 2,590' Up 789.56 m Up 2,586' Down 788.32 m Down

Pine, CO
Favorite Mal on a rock slab on Charlie's Cutoff
Intermediate

Buffalo Creek Loop - Pine Lake Trailhead

20.6 mi 33.2 km 2,418' Up 737.12 m Up 2,422' Down 738.21 m Down

Pine, CO
Favorite Overlooking the Front Range from the high point of the Cone.
Intermediate

Centennial Cone

17.2 mi 27.7 km 2,340' Up 713.26 m Up 2,348' Down 715.52 m Down

Idaho S…, CO
Favorite Cruising down the Benjamin Loop.
Intermediate

Betasso Preserve

7.4 mi 11.9 km 829' Up 252.78 m Up 829' Down 252.59 m Down

Boulder, CO
Favorite Some of the amazing trail building on display.
Intermediate

Staunton State Park - Full Clockwise Loop

19.9 mi 32.0 km 2,692' Up 820.65 m Up 2,692' Down 820.62 m Down

Pine, CO
Favorite The Jedi Woods section of Doctor Park might be the most fun you can have on two wheels.
Difficult

Doctor Park

20.1 mi 32.3 km 2,734' Up 833.47 m Up 2,719' Down 828.71 m Down

Gunnison, CO

Trails in Central Rockies - 1614

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8.0 mi 12.9 km #1Peaks Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Frisco, CO
Intermediate/Difficult
Frisco, CO 137 
8.3 mi 13.4 km #2Trail Riders Trail #401
Intermediate/Difficult
Crested Butte, CO
Intermediate/Difficult
Crested Butte, CO 65 
2.5 mi 4.0 km #3Bitterbrush - Lower Section
Difficult
Lyons, CO
Difficult
Lyons, CO 74 
3.4 mi 5.5 km #4Grandstaff Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Glenwood Springs, CO
Intermediate/Difficult
Glenwood Springs, CO 57 
1.3 mi 2.1 km #5The Sluice
Difficult
Idaho Springs, CO
Difficult
Idaho Springs, CO 57 
0.9 mi 1.5 km #6Lee's Way Down
Difficult
Avon, CO
Difficult
Avon, CO 54 
1.3 mi 2.0 km #7Aspen Alley
Intermediate
Breckenridge, CO
Intermediate
Breckenridge, CO 50 
2.2 mi 3.6 km #8Nelson Loop
Intermediate
Lyons, CO
Intermediate
Lyons, CO 56 
4.9 mi 7.9 km #9Haymaker
Intermediate
Eagle, CO
Intermediate
Eagle, CO 56 
6.3 mi 10.2 km #10Vitamin B
Very Difficult
Buena Vista, CO
Very Difficult
Buena Vista, CO 51 
1.7 mi 2.8 km #11Lupine 1
Intermediate
Crested Butte, CO
Intermediate
Crested Butte, CO 53 
1.2 mi 1.9 km #12Betasso Link Trail
Difficult
Boulder, CO
Difficult
Boulder, CO 62 
2.0 mi 3.2 km #13Radio Flyer
Intermediate
Vail, CO
Intermediate
Vail, CO 46 
3.4 mi 5.5 km #14Shingle Mill Trail
Intermediate
Pine, CO
Intermediate
Pine, CO 52 
6.8 mi 10.9 km #15Doctor Park Trail
Difficult
Crested Butte, CO
Difficult
Crested Butte, CO 37 
1.3 mi 2.1 km #16Charlie's Cutoff
Intermediate
Pine, CO
Intermediate
Pine, CO 42 
2.0 mi 3.2 km #17Chicken Dinner Trail
Intermediate
Salida, CO
Intermediate
Salida, CO 42 
1.6 mi 2.6 km #18Deadline Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Snowmass Village, CO
Intermediate/Difficult
Snowmass Village, CO 35 
3.3 mi 5.3 km #19Lenawee
Difficult
Keystone, CO
Difficult
Keystone, CO 37 
3.4 mi 5.4 km #20Shadow Pine Loop
Easy/Intermediate
Evergreen, CO
Easy/Intermediate
Evergreen, CO 50 

Photos of Central Rockies - 3332

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The Ridge trail has plenty of exposure, overlooking the Tomichi Creek valley.
May 19, 2015 near Gunnison, CO
Through the aspens on Big Mamba
Apr 12, 2013 near Vail, CO
Aspen awesomeness!
Oct 17, 2013 near Crested…, CO
Frontside trail provides stellar views of the high peaks surrounding Salida.
May 19, 2015 near Salida, CO
Another fun feature on Rattlesnake at Hartman Rocks.
Jul 23, 2016 near Gunnison, CO
One of the final berms on Haymaker.
Jun 8, 2017 near Eagle, CO
Teocalli Ridge is one of my favorite descents in the Butte–it's fast, flowing, technical, and scenic all at once.
Jan 20, 2017 near Crested…, CO
The new and improved Burnpile offers fantastic features built to get you airborne!
Jan 30, 2017 near Salida, CO