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Charlie's Cutoff

 31 votes

Length

1.3 Miles 2.1 Kilometers


Singletrack

Elevation

10' 3 m

Ascent

-313' -95 m

Descent

5%

Avg Grade (3°)

12%

Max Grade (7°)

7,959' 2,426 m

High

7,656' 2,334 m

Low

Conditions


All Clear 45 days ago
Dry - Couple really small snow spots, but 100% rideable History

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A short but sweet section of trail - more entertaining than most of the rest of Buffalo Creek.

Mike Ahnemann

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This short trail is fun from top to bottom, and I only wish it were longer. There's definitely a preferred direction on this one, which is DOWNHILL from Strawberry Jack to Homestead Trail.

There are several rock features along the way - everything is rideable, and expert riders will barely slow down. The features consist of 5 to 15 foot sections of smooth rock. Some have additional technical features with small drops or short downhill moves, but nothing crazy. You can ride this trail as fast as you're comfortable riding - there are no big surprises, just fun!

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Apr 13, 2017
Patrick Burns
Fun little bit of trail with lots of drifty flat corners. Fairly new school and progressive.
Nov 6, 2016
Mary Hamilton
Sep 7, 2015
Joel LaMalfa
Jul 5, 2015
j k ray
Awesome. Like Moab.
Jun 20, 2015
Matt Chan
Jun 20, 2015
lubes 17319
Oct 11, 2014
Robert Logan
best part of this entire area 1.3mi — 0h 20m
Jun 14, 2014
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  4.7 from 31 votes

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  4.7 from 31 votes
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Where do you park? Jul 12, 2015
ryguy79 Kildee
Colorado Springs
ryguy79 Kildee   Colorado Springs
4 stars because its too short. Sep 5, 2015
Kerry Norman
Republic of Boulder
Kerry Norman   Republic of Boulder
I have a short video showing what Charlie's Cutoff is like: youtube.com/watch?v=c1FFEFd… Oct 11, 2016

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