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Sangre de Cristo Wilderness

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98 mi 158 km of trail 2 Featured Rides

Easy Trails 3 Trails Intermediate Trails 6 Trails Hard Trails 1 Trail

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Favorite Rainbow Trail on a fall evening.

Rainbow Trail #1336: Hayden Creek to Methodist Mountain

31.8 mi 51.2 km • Point to Point • 6,636 ft Ascent 2022.69 m Ascent

Singletrack Salida, CO

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Favorite The Rainbow Trail isn't short on views...

Bear Creek - Rainbow - Columbine loop

8.8 mi 14.2 km • Loop • 1,347 ft Ascent 410.53 m Ascent

Singletrack Salida, CO

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Favorite Rainbow Trail on a fall evening.

Rainbow Trail #1336

98.1 mi 157.8 km • Point to Point • 14,891 ft Ascent 4538.67 m Ascent

Singletrack Westcliffe, CO

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Trails in Sangre de Cristo Wilderness - 8

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15.5 mi 24.9 km #1 Rainbow Trail #1336: Bear Creek to Mears Junction (Methodist M…
Salida, CO
15.5 mi 24.9 km Salida, CO
Minor Issues
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Snowy, Some Mud: Should be 99% dry as of May 18th.
61 days ago
5.9 mi 9.5 km #2 Bear Creek Road (CR101/CR49)
Salida, CO
5.9 mi 9.5 km Salida, CO
All Clear
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Dry - Primo riding right now!!
57 days ago
21.9 mi 35.2 km #3 Rainbow Trail #1336: Alvarado to Lake Creek
Westcliffe, CO
21.9 mi 35.2 km Westcliffe, CO
Unknown
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16.3 mi 26.3 km #4 Rainbow Trail #1336: Hayden Creek to Bear Creek
Salida, CO
16.3 mi 26.3 km Salida, CO
Bad / Closed
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Snowy - still snow covered in spots on the northern most leg. not impassable but certainly not rideable. some snow drifts on the trail are still knee deep and 30 feet in length
82 days ago
2.3 mi 3.8 km #5 Columbine
Salida, CO
2.3 mi 3.8 km Salida, CO
All Clear
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Dry
48 days ago
18.4 mi 29.7 km #6 Rainbow Trail #1336: Grape Creek to Alvarado
Westcliffe, CO
18.4 mi 29.7 km Westcliffe, CO
Unknown
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2.9 mi 4.6 km #7 Sand Gulch USFS 124
Salida, CO
2.9 mi 4.6 km Salida, CO
All Clear
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Dry
57 days ago
14.9 mi 24.0 km #8 Rainbow Trail #1336: Lake Creek to Hayden Creek
Crestone, CO
14.9 mi 24.0 km Crestone, CO
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