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Palisade Rim Upper Loop

Intermediate/Difficult

Trail

3.8 mile 6.1 kilometer loop
Singletrack
Intermediate/Difficult

Elevation

Ascent: 532' 162 m
Descent: -507' -155 m
High: 6,034' 1,839 m
Low: 5,576' 1,700 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 5% (3°)
Max Grade: 16% (9°)

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Oct 19, 2019
Tim McCabe

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  4.0 from 2 votes

#3

in Palisade

#8944

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#3

in Palisade

#967

in Colorado

#8,944

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Palisade Rim Trail runs along the edge of the cliffs on the right, it's a long way down, hence the "Need to Know" section says to watch where you're going.  Nice views though.
Sep 17, 2014 near Palisade, CO
Riding one of the many tech spots on Palisade Rim.
Apr 23, 2017 near Palisade, CO
Rick Steiner on a super cool descent of the Upper Loop.
Apr 23, 2017 near Palisade, CO
Palisade Rim
Oct 23, 2018 near Palisade, CO
Technical climb to the upper loop
Oct 9, 2013 near Palisade, CO

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