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Colorow Trail East

 3.9 (10)

1.1 Miles 1.8 Kilometers


Singletrack

642' 196 m

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0' 0 m

Descent

11%

Avg Grade (6°)

26%

Max Grade (14°)

6,463' 1,970 m

High

5,820' 1,774 m

Low

Shared By Mike Pritchard

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A steep up and down trail with tight turns that provides a good challenge in beautiful terrain.

Mike Pritchard

Dogs Leashed

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Winter seasonal closure for this BLM land is Dec. 1st through April 15th.

Description

Use this trail to ride up to (or down from) the Colorow Trail Spur for a great view above the town of New Castle. Be aware of very steep portions and v-shaped switchbacks that will challenge you to stay on the pedals both up and down.

The trail is mostly smooth as it makes its way through a forest of pinion and juniper. Look for views to occasionally open up to the south and the north.

Keep in mind that this trail is very popular with hikers and dog walkers. Don't forget to yield and say hello when encountering other trail users on this close to town, two-way trail.

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Apr 26, 2017
Jud Lang
East side easier up. West side fun going down. 3.8mi
Apr 16, 2017
adam cornely
perfect conditions
Aug 19, 2016
adam cornely
Aug 5, 2016
adam cornely
Nice trail for a night ride

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  3.9 from 10 votes

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#606

in Colorado

#5,977

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I really like this trail steep up and down with beautiful views Jun 14, 2016

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