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Hippo Trail

 5 votes

Length

1.0 Miles 1.7 Kilometers


Singletrack

Elevation

411' 125 m

Ascent

0' 0 m

Descent

7%

Avg Grade (4°)

25%

Max Grade (14°)

9,735' 2,967 m

High

9,324' 2,842 m

Low

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Bad / Closed 59 days ago
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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

#11122

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  3.4 from 5 votes
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Rankings

#1,081

in Colorado

#11,122

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Monique Mudama
Longmont, CO
Monique Mudama   Longmont, CO
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. Sep 17, 2017

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