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Trail Conditions
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  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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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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      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Global Ranking
      #2,797
      State Ranking
      #55
      Trails
      11
      Total Distance
      14 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      3 miles
      Total Descent
      786 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      10,809 ft
      Total Vertical
      3,119 ft
      Reports
      18
      Photos
      22
      Ridden Counter
      62

      Photos of Rico Mountain Bike

      trail: Salt Creek
      14 |
      Dec 13, 2017 @ 8:12pm
      Dec 13, 2017
      Salt Creek, Salida
      17 |
      Sep 21, 2017 @ 12:01pm
      Sep 21, 2017
      CT (Blackhawk Pass), Rico
      24 |
      Apr 3, 2017 @ 7:07pm
      Apr 3, 2017
      CT (Blackhawk Pass), Rico
      3 |
      Apr 3, 2017 @ 6:58pm
      Apr 3, 2017
      more photos »

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #888265AKCristaltrailCircle TrailHi G, thanks for your report! It appears all...
      May 20, 2018 @ 7:19am
      May 20, 2018
      user #1535366G-manntrailCircle TrailAs of Saturday May 12 there were trees across...
      May 15, 2018 @ 6:26pm
      May 15, 2018
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      Recent Activity

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      user #954877jasbusheyaddreportCT (Blackhawk Pass)
      Jun 11, 2018 @ 7:57am
      Jun 11, 2018
      user #600013jt81031addreportScotch Creek and 4 more
      Jun 10, 2018 @ 4:24pm
      Jun 10, 2018
      user #1175075timcalkinsaddridelogSep 27, 2015 ride log and 1 more
      Jun 7, 2018 @ 11:43pm
      Jun 7, 2018
      user #1175075timcalkinsaddridelogSep 26, 2015 ride log and 1 more
      Jun 7, 2018 @ 4:19pm
      Jun 7, 2018
      user #501567zrbassaddreportSalt Creek
      Jun 7, 2018 @ 6:15am
      Jun 7, 2018
      view more »

      Nearby Riding Areas

      namedistance
      Coal Bank and Molas Pass 10 212.6 km
      Hermosa Creek 3 7 113 km
      Coal Creek 1 3 113.7 km
      Transfer Recreation Area 118.8 km
      Mountain Village Bike Park 2 2 6 120.1 km

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      • By jasbushey & contributors
      • Admins: chuktA, jpmcghee, RTA
      • #15511 - 669 views

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