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Water Tower

Intermediate/Difficult

Trail

0.5 mile 0.9 kilometer point to point
Singletrack
Intermediate/Difficult

Elevation

Ascent: 2' 1 m
Descent: -229' -70 m
High: 5,143' 1,568 m
Low: 4,914' 1,498 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 8% (5°)
Max Grade: 17% (9°)

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Trail shared by Gregory Gehlhoff

The absolute fastest way down to the parking area!

Gregory Gehlhoff

Electric Mountain Bikes Allowed

Features -none-

Like all lake Pueblo trails, the BLM does not allow trail augmentations. Trash and weed removal only. Please do not risk trail system closure to build features or alter trails.

Description

While not nearly as fun as Hooters Too, it does have a fun upper third that's a good place to advance skills. With few turns, low use, and an alternate line of elevated stone-work at the bottom of the singletrack, it can make a great playground or school room. Sadly, the bottom two-thirds are a service road which does little else than go fast (and can save you if you need to go #2).

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Feb 2, 2020
Dunte Hector
Short, loose, and really fun. Put on aggressive tires and run them tubeless, then you can fly down this. The narrow "clean" line between rocks is u…
Jan 21, 2019
Patrick Burns
Ledgy and technical with fire road finish. Don’t climb this; it sucks.
Mar 18, 2018
Colton Lock
AWESOME! Lot's of good techy rock features. LOVE this trail.

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Nice rockwork side trail on the Water Tower.
Apr 2, 2016 near Pueblo, CO
Does this 29'er make my butt look big? Side trail near the watertower.
Apr 2, 2016 near Pueblo, CO

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