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Penitente Canyon Road

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Trail

1.1 mile 1.7 kilometer point to point
Doubletrack
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Elevation

Ascent: 93' 28 m
Descent: 0' 0 m
High: 7,957' 2,425 m
Low: 7,864' 2,397 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 2% (1°)
Max Grade: 3% (2°)

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Trail shared by Brian Smith

This is an improved road that takes you into the campground and climbing area of Penitente Canyon.

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The Penitente Canyon Road goes west northwest from County Road 38-A. You'll ride into the canyon. At .65 miles you'll come to an information kiosk on your right and the campground road on your left. You'll continue up the road another .35 miles to the climbing area parking lot. The Blue Sky Trail can be accessed from this parking lot.

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12 Hours of Penitence START!
Sep 27, 2017 near Center, CO
Penitente Canyon!
Oct 22, 2015 near Del Norte, CO

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