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GEM

Intermediate/Difficult
 3.3 (4)

This is a great climb to the summit of Buffalo Mtn with big views down the valley. The top connects to upper upper FoG.


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Map Key

3.4

Miles

5.4

KM

Singletrack

10,389' 3,167 m

High

9,966' 3,038 m

Low

424' 129 m

Up

322' 98 m

Down

4%

Avg Grade (2°)

10%

Max Grade (6°)

Dogs Unknown

E-Bikes Not Allowed

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Description

The GEM turns off upper upper Flash of Gold and climbs to the summit of Buffalo Mt. Steeper than FoG, and a couple of "armored" sections for a challenge. It bypasses the opening technical climbing on upper upper FoG. Great views down the valley and of north fork of Fish Creek.

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Patrick West

Trail Ratings

  3.3 from 4 votes

#6

in Buffalo Pass

#17228

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  3.3 from 4 votes
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Trail Rankings

#6

in Buffalo Pass

#1,615

in Colorado

#17,228

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GEM Trail
Dec 9, 2019 near Steambo…, CO
Rocky road on the new G.E.M trail.
Dec 6, 2019 near Steambo…, CO

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