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Gunsight Trail

 13 votes

Length

2.0 Miles 3.2 Kilometers


Singletrack

Elevation

69' 21 m

Ascent

-697' -212 m

Descent

7%

Avg Grade (4°)

24%

Max Grade (13°)

9,618' 2,932 m

High

8,990' 2,740 m

Low

Conditions


Minor Issues 17 days ago
Mostly Dry, Fallen Trees - Hero dirt, 6 down trees, 50’ snow covered easy to get around History

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Another downhill option in the Slate River drainage.

Adam Kagy

Overview

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Description

Gunsight Trail is a newly built trail (as of June 2015) that offers up a longer descent through as extensive aspen forest with swooping switchbacks, and fast flowy turns. Start by riding Lupine Trail out to near where the 2nd main singletrack starts, but instead of taking a left off the doubletrack stay on the doubletrack and keep climbing. Eventually, there will be a singletrack to your left and the start of the Gunsight Trail.

Enjoy the fast and flowy downhill through pristine aspen groves. Toward the middle, you'll find yourself on a short but pumpy climb through a few switchbacks, but the downhill soon resumes for a fun and fast descent toward the bottom.

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Aug 25, 2017
Kristin Thomas
From O Be Joyful campground 6.9mi
Aug 19, 2017
Squares Ryan
One of my favorites here bc you're so deep in the aspens. Skilike
Jul 25, 2017
Steve Chaput
Jul 11, 2017
Michael Wynne
14.2mi — 1h 42m
Jun 30, 2017
Courtney Baker
Oct 30, 2016
Richard Hunt
2mi
Oct 8, 2016
Craig Crawford
Sep 24, 2016
Thomas Hollowell

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  4.3 from 13 votes

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One of the flowiest trails in CB. #srsly ! Jul 28, 2016

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