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Sandy Wash

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2.6 Miles 4.2 Kilometers


Singletrack

7' 2 m

Ascent

-724' -221 m

Descent

5%

Avg Grade (3°)

12%

Max Grade (7°)

7,436' 2,266 m

High

6,713' 2,046 m

Low

Shared By Michael Ahnemann

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Minor Issues 34 days ago
Mostly Dry - Some death ice towards end of trail where it dips low History

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A Buffalo Creek favorite - downhill the whole way with good flow!

Michael Ahnemann

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Description

This trail is considered to be one of the must-do trails in the Buffalo Creek area. Ridden from the intersection with Homestead and Miller Gulch trails, it's a steady descent the entire way.

There are no hugely technical sections, and the trail surface is mostly smooth dirt/sand the entire way down. You can really let it roll on this trail without worrying much about tight blind corners or technical sections.

This trail is a nice way to finish a longer cruise at Buffalo Creek - it drops you right down onto Buffalo Creek road, not far from the trailhead at Deckers Road.

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Oct 26, 2018
Just Solo
Kind of a grunt to take a quick route to Blackjack. No big deal. Makes coming out more fun.
Jun 10, 2018
andy knouse
Dec 30, 2017
Ben Welch-bolen
Awesome fun! 2.6mi
Oct 7, 2017
Paul Dubya
Aug 1, 2017
Staci Stallings
Jul 1, 2017
Rich Purdy
Jun 18, 2017
John Swallow
Jun 2, 2017
Rich Marulli
Fun as usual!! Get it from Gashouse shuttle

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  4.4 from 36 votes

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