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      The area around Rico, Colorado features some of Colorado's best high elevation riding, including the famous Colorado Trail Blackhawk Pass section and the Calico trail. There are many long-distance epics that can be connected from the town of Rico.
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      Region Details
      • 6
      • 4
      • 21
      • 2

      Region Status
      Open as of Sep 7, 2021
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      33
      Trails Mountain Bike
      36
      Trails E-Bike
      13
      Trails Hike
      36
      Trails Trail Running
      35
      Trails Horse
      6
      Trails Dirtbike/Moto
      11
      Trails ATV/ORV/OHV
      1
      Trails Snowshoe
      2
      Trails Backcountry Ski
      2
      Total Distance
      178 miles
      Total Descent
      44,027 ft
      Total Vertical
      4,542 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      12,101 ft
      Reports
      144
      Photos
      87
      Ridden Counter
      1,031

      Recent Ridelog Activity in Region

      Today
      • 0 rides
      • 0 ft avg distance
      Yesterday
      • 0 rides
      • 0 ft avg distance
      Past Week
      • 13 rides
      • 21 miles avg distance

      Photos of Rico Mountain Bike

      1 |
      Sep 14, 2021 @ 5:12pm
      2 days
      1 |
      Sep 14, 2021 @ 5:12pm
      2 days
      1 |
      Sep 14, 2021 @ 5:12pm
      2 days
      2 |
      Sep 14, 2021 @ 5:12pm
      2 days
      29 |
      Sep 15, 2020 @ 7:56am
      Sep 15, 2020
      15 |
      Sep 15, 2020 @ 7:55am
      Sep 15, 2020
      trail: Eagle Peak
      37 |
      Aug 9, 2020 @ 1:29pm
      Aug 9, 2020
      47 |
      Sep 8, 2019 @ 4:12pm
      Sep 8, 2019

      Videos of Rico Mountain Bike

      Lower Stoner DH
      29 | Dec 1, 2020
      A Low-Key, Rowdy Ripper | Mountain Biking Salt...
      trail: Salt Creek
      13:07 | 5 | Sep 7, 2021 , Rico
      youtuber Finding Flow in the High Alpine Solitude | CO...
      11:47 | 455 | Sep 20, 2018 , Rico

      Recent Trail Reports

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      Bear Creek Rim
      Sep 7, 2021 @ 8:36am
      Sep 7, 2021
      IdealShawnsrides
      Scotch Creek
      Aug 22, 2021 @ 1:51pm
      Aug 22, 2021
      Idealanniek GVCAll clear
      East Fork Tr 638
      Aug 22, 2021 @ 1:49pm
      Aug 22, 2021
      Idealanniek GVCGreat shape, one down tree near the top
      Groundhog Stock Trail
      Aug 22, 2021 @ 1:49pm
      Aug 22, 2021
      Idealanniek GVCMultiple down trees, all with go arounds,...
      Salt Creek
      Aug 22, 2021 @ 1:48pm
      Aug 22, 2021
      Idealanniek GVCThis trail is such a blast. All clear, no...
      Priest Gulch
      Aug 22, 2021 @ 1:47pm
      Aug 22, 2021
      Idealanniek GVCClear and in great, albeit rocky, shape
      Winter creek trail
      Aug 22, 2021 @ 1:46pm
      Aug 22, 2021
      Idealanniek GVCGreat shape. Looks like trails crews have...
      West Fall Creek trail
      Aug 22, 2021 @ 1:45pm
      Aug 22, 2021
      Idealanniek GVCGreat shape, all down trees are cleared,...
      Upper Calico Trail
      Aug 22, 2021 @ 1:44pm
      Aug 22, 2021
      Idealanniek GVCGreat shape, down trees are cleared
      Bear Creek (La Plata)
      Aug 9, 2021 @ 2:44pm
      Aug 9, 2021
      IdealShawnsridesRecent trailwork has been completed to...

      Activity Feed

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      user #1962212krankypantsvotetrailGroundhog Stock Trail
      Sep 15, 2021 @ 5:34pm
      1 day
      user #1962212krankypantscommenttrailGroundhog Stock Trail
      Sep 15, 2021 @ 5:33pm
      1 day
      user #2137361Courtcoleman2addphoto in My City and 3 more
      Sep 14, 2021 @ 5:12pm
      2 days
      user #424276erfnturfwishlisttrailUpper Calico Trail
      Sep 12, 2021 @ 2:45pm
      Sep 12, 2021
      user #1074611Beck21votetrailEast Fork Tr 638
      Sep 8, 2021 @ 7:35pm
      Sep 8, 2021

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #1962212krankypantstrailGroundhog Stock TrailNot a great mountain bike trail. Logs across,...
      Sep 15, 2021 @ 5:33pm
      1 day
      user #2754054Rlduryea89trailGroundhog Stock TrailThis could be such a great trail. The views...
      Jul 4, 2021 @ 3:26pm
      Jul 4, 2021
      user #1255490shredonatrailBurnett Creek6/21/21 lots of downed trees, extremely steep...
      Jun 21, 2021 @ 8:24pm
      Jun 21, 2021
      user #1255490shredonatrailWildcat6/21/21- so many downed trees on the upper...
      Jun 21, 2021 @ 8:20pm
      Jun 21, 2021
      user #2647443JlinharttrailSalt CreekTons of downed timber June 6, 2021
      Jun 5, 2021 @ 1:34pm
      Jun 5, 2021

      Local Badges


      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike36178 miles44,026 ft88 miles4,544 ft
      #2,577#1,0618514421,179
      E-Bike1354 miles12,431 ft25 miles4,544 ft
      #1,712#31410443
      Hike36178 miles44,026 ft88 miles4,544 ft
      #2,036#9682144179
      Trail Running35178 miles44,026 ft88 miles4,544 ft
      #1,957#9451449
      Horse626 miles9,350 ft18 miles4,341 ft
      60
      Dirtbike/Moto1128 miles7,021 ft15 miles3,622 ft
      6010
      ATV/ORV/OHV14 miles581 ft3 miles571 ft
      56
      Snowshoe28 miles4,265 ft7 miles3,143 ft
      13
      Backcountry Ski28 miles4,265 ft7 miles3,143 ft
      13
      • By jasbushey & contributors
      • Admins: jpmcghee, msmcfate, cmcquade, RTA, SWCCA
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