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      A former landfill turned city open space in 2003. Beautiful red sandstone hogbacks throughout, trails from flow to chunky exposed rock. Mostly intermediate.
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      Garden of the Gods South google parking directions
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      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails
      44
      Total Distance
      28.8 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      12.4 miles
      Total Descent
      1.5 miles
      Highest Trailhead
      1.5 miles
      Total Vertical
      1,709 ft
      Reports
      7
      Photos
      49
      Ridden Counter
      413

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