5.8 miles
Distance
1,450 ft
Climb
-1,868 ft
Descent
4,097 ft
High Point

Park at the Centennial trailhead; ride up Monte Christo Road; down Techno Grind; down North Star; down Milky Way; then up Green Door / Roger's / Cemetery / Happy Valley. From the top of Happy Valley ride west through town, back up to the Centennial trailhead via Centre Star Gulch.

This loop is the most intermediate-friendly route to ride down from the top of KC. Continuing up to the top of KC from the end of Techno Grind, and retracing your steps back to the end of Techno Grind before descending North Star adds a bit more to the ride, and the great view from the top of KC.

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Details

  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Route Type
    Loop
  • Bike type
    AM
  • Direction
    One Direction
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
More Stats for Techno Grind / North Star / Milky Way Loop mountain bike route
  • Altitude min
    2,871 ft
  • Altitude start
    3,622 ft
  • Altitude end
    3,204 ft
  • Grade max
    -46.476%
  • Grade min
    43.836%
  • Distance climb
    2.6 miles
  • Distance down
    3.0 miles
  • Distance flat
    1,258 ft
Avg: 4 (1 votes)
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Bodhi on Green Door, Age 5
Bodhi on Green Door, Age 5
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Jul 7, 2010
Bodhi Kuhn rippin Green Door in Rossland.

Recent Trail Reports Along Route

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Dec 2, 2016 @ 11:57am
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Fat tire and snow shoe packed
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Sep 17, 2016 @ 5:14pm
Sep 17, 2016
A bunch of trees fell down
Milky Way (lower)
Jun 10, 2016 @ 9:05am
Jun 10, 2016
North Star
Jun 8, 2016 @ 2:25pm
Jun 8, 2016
The KCTS Trail Crew has completed annual maintenance. reporter
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