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Pool and Ice Rink

Intermediate
 4.4 (38)

A downhill flow trail with berms, S-turns, and loads of fun.


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3.3

Miles

5.3

KM

Singletrack

7,703' 2,348 m

High

6,727' 2,050 m

Low

97' 30 m

Up

1,073' 327 m

Down

7%

Avg Grade (4°)

21%

Max Grade (12°)

Dogs Off-leash

E-Bikes Unknown

Closed Dec 1 - Apr 15 each year.

Description

This is primarily a downhill trail, so get to the top by riding up Redneck Ridge (see the ride "Redneck Ridge to Pool and Ice Rink"), or take Bellyache Road for a much easier ascent.

The beginning follows an old dirt road for a few hundred yards before the beautifully constructed singletrack begins. This was completely rebuilt and rerouted in 2013, and is an enormous improvement over the unsustainable route that went by the same name before.

This is a downhill flow trail, with berms, S turns, small jumps, and tons of fun! There are sections that can go very fast, but there are some surprise sharp turns and occasional obstacles, so be careful when you can't see far ahead. One very steep part has been turned into a luge run - you might be tempted to climb back up and repeat a few times!

Lower down, the last mile bobs up and down rollers a bit, but the fun continues with small jumps until you end at... you guessed it... the pool and ice rink.

Contacts

Shared By:

Nick Wilder with improvements by Kristen Arendt and 1 other

Trail Ratings

  4.4 from 38 votes

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  4.4 from 38 votes
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Photos

One of the final berms on Haymaker.
Jun 8, 2017 near Eagle, CO
Pool and Ice is a super fun trail with some amazing views!
Oct 31, 2016 near Eagle, CO
Pushing the edge of grip in the corkscrew.
Jun 8, 2017 near Eagle, CO
Railing a corner at the bottom of Pool and Ice.
Oct 31, 2016 near Eagle, CO
Chasing Dillon Lemarr through Pool and Ice Trail's fast and flowy twists and turns. #followcamfriday
Jun 9, 2017 near Eagle, CO
Faster! Higher!
Oct 25, 2013 near Eagle, CO

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Jun 19, 2019
Joe DeLia
Jun 11, 2019
Connor Parish
A truly fantastic flow trail featuring plenty of opportunities for air, amazing berms, and rollers galore... all on an amazing hard-packed surface! 3mi — 0h 25m
Aug 30, 2017
Raúl Gross
Very washboarded.
May 29, 2017
Jonathon Johnson
May 15, 2017
Nate Hellwarth
Jun 20, 2016
SJ KY
3.3mi
Apr 13, 2016
Raúl Gross