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North Talon

Intermediate/Difficult
 4.3 (13)

A twisting climb leading to a scenic overlook and a fun descent.


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Map Key

1.5

Miles

2.4

KM

Singletrack

6,869' 2,094 m

High

6,609' 2,015 m

Low

264' 81 m

Up

186' 57 m

Down

6%

Avg Grade (3°)

16%

Max Grade (9°)

Dogs No Dogs

E-Bikes Unknown

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Description

A moderate, 1.5 mile trail with decent elevation gain and an amazing overlook. Of which makes for a great AHA moment after a nice pedal to the top. As mapped, the climb is steeper than the descent.

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Brian Smith

Trail Ratings

  4.3 from 13 votes

#4835

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  4.3 from 13 votes
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Trail Rankings

#436

in Colorado

#4,835

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Photos

Getting ready to head down on talon north.
Sep 10, 2016 near Fort Ca…, CO
North Talon trail uphill climb to the north.  Good technical loop with some rocky sections and some good downhill
Aug 25, 2014 near Fort Ca…, CO
Talon and North Talon Intersection looking south
Aug 25, 2014 near Fort Ca…, CO
Cheyenne Mountain from the top of Talon trail.
Mar 17, 2016 near Fort Ca…, CO

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