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396 mi 637 km of trail 8 Featured Rides

Easy Trails 11 Trails Intermediate Trails 22 Trails Hard Trails 14 Trails

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The quintessential post adventure food and drink in Buena Vista is the Buena Viking. It is the newest food truck in Buena Vista, serving comfort food and sharing the patio with the Deerhammer, who makes awesome and powerful craft whiskey and gin drinks. There is live music on the weekends and a fire pit for hanging out. Dogs are prevalent and welcome.
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Featured Rides in Buena Vista - 9

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Favorite Frontside trail provides stellar views of the high peaks surrounding Salida.

Cottonwood Tour

23.1 mi 37.1 km • Loop • 2,520 ft Ascent 768.17 m Ascent

Singletrack Salida, CO

( 81 )
Favorite Django is a good mix of flowy and technical, with a nice backdrop.

Buena Vista Singletrack Loop

12.0 mi 19.3 km • Loop • 1,005 ft Ascent 306.2 m Ascent

Singletrack Buena Vista, CO

( 35 )
Favorite "Don't feed the Rocky Mountain Elephant"

Midland Bike Trail Out-and-Back

10.3 mi 16.6 km • Loop • 468 ft Ascent 142.65 m Ascent

Singletrack Buena Vista, CO

( 23 )
Favorite There are many optional natural rock features on Little Brown's Creek.

Bikepacking: Colorado 14ers Loop

239.2 mi 384.9 km • Point to Point • 26,261 ft Ascent 8004.22 m Ascent

Singletrack Salida, CO

( 2 )
Favorite There are many optional natural rock features on Little Brown's Creek.

Mt Princeton Hot Springs - Little Brown's Creek Loop

28.9 mi 46.5 km • Loop • 5,393 ft Ascent 1643.75 m Ascent

Singletrack Alpine, CO

( 4 )
Favorite "Don't feed the Rocky Mountain Elephant"

Shield's Gulch Loop

11.5 mi 18.4 km • Loop • 1,055 ft Ascent 321.46 m Ascent

Doubletrack Buena Vista, CO

( 17 )
Favorite Great views, even off the road!

Tin Cup Pass Loop

68.3 mi 109.9 km • Loop • 7,866 ft Ascent 2397.63 m Ascent

Doubletrack Alpine, CO

( 1 )
Favorite Views from the Colorado Trail

Salida Big Friggin' Loop - Normal Route

89.3 mi 143.7 km • Point to Point • 10,212 ft Ascent 3112.69 m Ascent

Singletrack Salida, CO

( 1 )
Favorite Views from the Colorado Trail

Salida Big Friggin' Loop - Long Route

105.8 mi 170.3 km • Point to Point • 11,781 ft Ascent 3590.8 m Ascent

Singletrack Salida, CO

( 1 )

Trails in Buena Vista - 36

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6.3 mi 10.2 km #1 Vitamin B
Buena Vista, CO
6.3 mi 10.2 km Buena Vista, CO
All Clear
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23 days ago
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1.8 mi 2.9 km #2 Bacon Bits (1450A)
Buena Vista, CO
1.8 mi 2.9 km Buena Vista, CO
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Dry - good to go
51 days ago
17 
4.7 mi 7.5 km #3 Little Browns Creek Trail #1430
Alpine, CO
4.7 mi 7.5 km Alpine, CO
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2.2 mi 3.5 km #4 Ramsour South
Buena Vista, CO
2.2 mi 3.5 km Buena Vista, CO
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1.5 mi 2.4 km #5 Camp Elevation
Buena Vista, CO
1.5 mi 2.4 km Buena Vista, CO
All Clear
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Dry
92 days ago
12 
1.1 mi 1.7 km #6 Broken Boyfriend South
Buena Vista, CO
1.1 mi 1.7 km Buena Vista, CO
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47 days ago
1.5 mi 2.5 km #7 Broken Boyfriend (6032A)
Buena Vista, CO
1.5 mi 2.5 km Buena Vista, CO
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47 days ago
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21.0 mi 33.8 km #8 CT - Segment 14: Highway 50 to Chalk Creek TH
Buena Vista, CO
21.0 mi 33.8 km Buena Vista, CO
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Dry
28 days ago
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1.4 mi 2.2 km #9 Django
Buena Vista, CO
1.4 mi 2.2 km Buena Vista, CO
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47 days ago
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16.0 mi 25.8 km #10 CT - Segment 13 - Cottonwood Pass Rd to Chalk Creek
Alpine, CO
16.0 mi 25.8 km Alpine, CO
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Dry - Good to go. Small snow/avalanche plug at the beginning starting from avalanche trailhead. One or two mud spots. Riding great
9 days ago
0.7 mi 1.2 km #11 North Loop (6030)
Buena Vista, CO
0.7 mi 1.2 km Buena Vista, CO
All Clear
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Dry
92 days ago
1.6 mi 2.6 km #12 Fistful of Dollars (6034)
Buena Vista, CO
1.6 mi 2.6 km Buena Vista, CO
All Clear
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47 days ago
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2.3 mi 3.6 km #13 Narrow Gauge Trail #1432
Alpine, CO
2.3 mi 3.6 km Alpine, CO
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0.5 mi 0.7 km #14 Bridge to Bridge Trail
Buena Vista, CO
0.5 mi 0.7 km Buena Vista, CO
All Clear
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Dry
92 days ago
4.7 mi 7.6 km #15 Davis Meadow Trail #1413
Buena Vista, CO
4.7 mi 7.6 km Buena Vista, CO
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Dry
78 days ago
0.6 mi 0.9 km #16 South Loop (6032)
Buena Vista, CO
0.6 mi 0.9 km Buena Vista, CO
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92 days ago
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1.1 mi 1.8 km #17 Few Dollars More Trail (6034A)
Buena Vista, CO
1.1 mi 1.8 km Buena Vista, CO
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92 days ago
0.1 mi 0.1 km #18 Steep Shortcut
Buena Vista, CO
0.1 mi 0.1 km Buena Vista, CO
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92 days ago
1.4 mi 2.3 km #19 Lower Browns Creek Trail #1429
Alpine, CO
1.4 mi 2.3 km Alpine, CO
All Clear
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14 days ago
7.0 mi 11.2 km #20 Mt. Antero-Browns Lake Road #278
Alpine, CO
7.0 mi 11.2 km Alpine, CO
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