Tectonic Shift

 11 votes

2.3 Miles 3.7 Kilometers


Singletrack

220' 67 m

Ascent

-51' -16 m

Descent

6,107' 1,861 m

High

5,939' 1,810 m

Low

2%

Avg Grade (1°)

7%

Max Grade (4°)

All Clear

2 days agoUpdate

Fun singletrack right out of the trailhead.

Kalem Lenard

Overview

Closed to motorized vehicles during wet conditions. Check with the Royal Gorge BLM Field Office at 719-269-8500 for the latest conditions.
Dogs: Off-leash

Description

The fun flowy singletrack starts right from the lower trailhead and connects with the Fire Canyon Trailhead. Most people take the right turn staying on Tectonic Shift for a longer and more fun ride. For a more direct route you can go straight onto Path of Least Resistance.

Staying right on Tectonic Shift and is the preferred trail option over Path of Least Resistance. A little ways in there are some fun small alternate drop lines while traveling east and a cool rock armored corner. Eventually, you'll pop out on the road and see where Tectonic Shift continues. Keep following this trail to the Fire Canyon Trailhead and Unconformity to keep off the road and away from the main cattle grazing area.

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Jun 4, 2017
Christian Huber
w/ Liz and Moose. Easy riding.
May 28, 2017
Raúl Gross
Mar 21, 2016
link Pedersen
Fun flowey rides. love the area climbing alternate climbing and biking days.
Feb 29, 2016
Daniel Walsh
Feb 23, 2016
Tom McKim
Feb 20, 2016
Tom McKim

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  4.0 from 11 votes

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