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Rim Trail

 9 votes

3.6 Miles 5.8 Kilometers


Singletrack

490' 149 m

Ascent

-182' -56 m

Descent

7,110' 2,167 m

High

6,725' 2,050 m

Low

4%

Avg Grade (2°)

12%

Max Grade (7°)

Minor Issues

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The initial portion of the Royal Gorge Rim Trail offering fun riding and great views in the gorge.

Lower Ark MBA

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Park at the trailhead on the north side of Fremont County Road 3A. The trail begins on the south side of the road and continues east to the Royal Gorge Park campground. There are several great views into the Royal Gorge along with some fun trail through juniper, pinion, and cholla forests. The dirt road at east end of trail can be used to approach Fremont Peak and extend your ride. More trails in the park are under construction!

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  4.6 from 9 votes

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I was quite pleasantly surprised about this trail as I expected far more hiking traffic given its proximity to Royal Gorge. The views were amazing and the riding was great. I'll definitely go again. Sep 4, 2017

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