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Andy's Loop Trail

 3.8 (12)
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Length

2.9 Miles 4.6 Kilometers


Singletrack

Elevation

332' 101 m

Ascent

-754' -230 m

Descent

7%

Avg Grade (4°)

22%

Max Grade (12°)

5,438' 1,657 m

High

4,866' 1,483 m

Low

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All Clear 49 days ago
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A trail that offers everything. Technical descents, scary edges, burning climbs, and a unique landscape.

Dave Grossman

Overview

Non-motorized singletrack.
Features: -none- [Add/Remove]
Dogs: Off-leash

Description [Suggest Changes]

Although not a loop itself, it is usually ridden by looping through the Lunch Loops and is referred to as a Andy's Loop. Andy's has been rerouted and changed over the years, but remains an incredible trail experience. With a steep descent into No Thoroughfare Canyon, the trail winds through a spectrum of soil colors and types and offers incredible technical challenges and easy bypasses.

The climb out of No Thoroughfare has been rerouted (Dec 2012) and is now a rideable climb although it does feature an exposed fall section that riders should approach with caution. After the climb, the ride down is so fun your face will hurt. And your legs will hurt on the climb up the switchbacks to the intersection with Eagle's Tail. It is worth it, though. Andy's is amazing!

Andy's Loop was featured in the Grand Junction Off-Road event for the first four years.

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Check-Ins

Apr 20, 2018
Jayson Raphael
Oct 26, 2017
Ed Pfromer
love this trail!
Oct 22, 2017
Paul Billings
Apr 30, 2017
Michael Gebeau
Apr 8, 2017
David Romer
very difficult areas... did a lot of hiking... came from the ribbon and road to Gunny on Andy's... went through cave
Mar 15, 2016
Dave Grossman
Apr 11, 2015
garreth debiegun
Mar 26, 2015
Will Serene

Trail Ratings

  3.8 from 12 votes

#8

in Lunch Loops

#5509

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  3.8 from 12 votes
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Rankings

#8

in Lunch Loops

#535

in Colorado

#5,509

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