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      Single & doubletrack in the high desert outside of Cortez. Ride up close to Native American ruins.
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      AKA: Canyon of the Ancients
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      (www.swcocycling.com)

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      Trails
      4
      Total Distance
      13.9 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      5.9 miles
      Total Descent
      2,154 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      1.1 miles
      Total Vertical
      494 ft
      Photos
      12
      Ridden Counter
      33

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