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FS Road 509.1 (Flying Squirrel)

 2.8 (5)

4.8 Miles 7.7 Kilometers


Doubletrack

386' 118 m

Ascent

-1,710' -521 m

Descent

8%

Avg Grade (5°)

23%

Max Grade (13°)

8,829' 2,691 m

High

7,213' 2,198 m

Low

Shared By Jim Mapes

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All Clear 13 days ago
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A steep and seldom used doubletrack.

Jim Mapes

Dogs Off-leash

Features Commonly Bikepacked

Description

A steep doubletrack through open and exposed forest that's a reasonable way to connect from the Gold Lake area to Lefthand Canyon near Rowena. The Boulder Ranger district lists FS509.1 as closed to motor vehicles following the September 2013 floods. There are definitely good options for bikepacking camp sites in the area.

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Aug 2, 2018
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Nov 24, 2017
Scott Vanderpoel
Straight uphill

Trail Ratings

  2.8 from 5 votes

#5

in Boulder

#15408

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#1,591

in Colorado

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