Hippo Trail

 5 votes

1.0 Miles 1.7 Kilometers


Singletrack

411' 125 m

Ascent

0' 0 m

Descent

9,735' 2,967 m

High

9,324' 2,842 m

Low

7%

Avg Grade (4°)

25%

Max Grade (14°)

All Clear

30 days agoUpdate

A steep connection between Soda Park trail and the Colorado Trail.

Nick Wilder

Overview

Description

Though not a destination by this area's (high) standards, this provides a useful connection between better trails. It climbs (or descends) quite steeply though wide open meadows with great views and seasonal wildflowers. The trail is badly eroded in some areas (as of 2014) and needs attention before excessive social trails braid off of it.

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Aug 6, 2016
YPNat
Great trail. Really enjoyed the descent thru corn lilies
Aug 10, 2015
Kait Beseda
BLEH

Trail Ratings

  3.4 from 5 votes

#10176

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  3.4 from 5 votes
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Rankings

#1,021

in Colorado

#10,176

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503 Since Jul 8, 2014
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Conditions


All Clear 30 days ago
Mostly Dry - Best hero ever
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Getting forecast...

I rode this downhill today and thought it was lovely. I don't know what it looked like in 2014, but I did see some evidence of rerouting. 5 days ago


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