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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
      Global Ranking
      #1,748
      State Ranking
      #35
      Trails
      52
      Total Distance
      35 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      15 miles
      Total Descent
      7,994 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      9,105 ft
      Total Vertical
      2,952 ft
      Reports
      93
      Photos
      54
      Ridden Counter
      1,632

      Photos of Red Rock Canyon Open Space Mountain Bike

      trail: Section 16
      3 |
      Dec 17, 2017 @ 5:46am
      Dec 17, 2017
      Section 16, My City
      trail: Section 16
      3 |
      Dec 17, 2017 @ 5:46am
      Dec 17, 2017
      Section 16, My City
      trail: Section 16
      3 |
      Dec 17, 2017 @ 5:46am
      Dec 17, 2017
      Section 16, My City
      4 |
      Dec 17, 2017 @ 5:40am
      Dec 17, 2017
      Kineo Mountain Trail
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      Videos of Red Rock Canyon Open Space Mountain Bike

      Section 16, loco shwag
      trail: Section 16
      10:35 | 50 | Jan 22, 2018
      Palmer Trail Section 16 in Colorado Springs
      trail: Section 16
      5:23 | 655 | Feb 23, 2012
      Riding Red Rocks
      47 | Nov 19, 2017 , Colorado Springs
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      Mountain Bike Routes

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