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Plymouth Creek Trail

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 3.7 (23)

The main trail connecting you to the Red Mesa and Plymouth Mountain loops higher up in the park.


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Map Key

2.3

Miles

3.8

KM

Doubletrack

7,116' 2,169 m

High

6,045' 1,842 m

Low

1,092' 333 m

Up

56' 17 m

Down

9%

Avg Grade (5°)

22%

Max Grade (13°)

Dogs Unknown

E-Bikes Allowed

Description

This trail connects you to the upper two loops of Deer Creek Canyon Park: Red Mesa and Plymouth Mountain. It's a steep 2.3 mile climb consisting of many waterbars, roots, and rock obstacles. About halfway up you'll encounter "The Wall", an eroded series of steep rock obstacles worthy of its name.

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Ryan Hickman

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  3.7 from 23 votes

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  3.7 from 23 votes
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#472

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The mix of technical and flowing trail at Deer Creek Canyon makes for stupid fun riding!
May 5, 2017 near Ken Caryl, CO
DH level downhill after a long, anaerobic climb!
Mar 18, 2016 near Ken Caryl, CO
Danielle thoroughly enjoying the full squish after riding Deer Creek too many times on a HT.
Sep 16, 2017 near Ken Caryl, CO
The dreaded "wall". This thing is a beast. No pictures can capture the size and intensity.
Jul 6, 2016 near Ken Caryl, CO
Halfway to the top!
Jun 17, 2016 near Ken Caryl, CO
DEER CREEK CANYON PARK  |  RED MESA LOOP, PLYMOUTH MOUNTAIN TRAIL.
Nov 8, 2018 near Ken Caryl, CO

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Jul 18, 2020
Richard Maker
2h 30m
Jun 8, 2020
Anthony Roybal
2.3mi — 4h 00m
Jun 2, 2020
Geoff Lim
With Austin
May 27, 2020
Bobby Schoen
Tuff climb but top is worth it 2.1mi
Oct 20, 2019
KH KH
Aug 24, 2019
Brian Faith
Aug 9, 2019
Sphen Koolbak
Jul 29, 2019
Corey Werner
3mi