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      Region Details
      • 5
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      • 17
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      Region Status
      Open as of Feb 25, 2024
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      30
      Trails Mountain Bike
      28
      Trails E-Bike
      25
      Trails Horse
      5
      Trails Hike
      30
      Trails Trail Running
      30
      Trails Dirtbike/Moto
      25
      Trails Observed Trials
      4
      Trails ATV/ORV/OHV
      21
      Total Distance
      79 miles
      Total Descent
      12,375 ft
      Total Vertical
      2,656 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      7,261 ft
      Reports
      104
      Photos
      22
      Ridden Counter
      3,054

      Photos of Third Flats Mountain Bike

      trail: Lasso
      21 |
      Apr 4, 2023 @ 10:23am
      Apr 4, 2023
      trail: Windmill
      233 |
      Sep 26, 2021 @ 4:33pm
      Sep 26, 2021
      trail: Windmill
      236 |
      Sep 26, 2021 @ 4:33pm
      Sep 26, 2021
      trail: Windmill
      219 |
      Jul 2, 2021 @ 5:00pm
      Jul 2, 2021
      trail: Windmill
      210 |
      Jun 26, 2021 @ 11:54am
      Jun 26, 2021
      trail: Windmill
      208 |
      Jun 26, 2021 @ 11:54am
      Jun 26, 2021
      trail: Windmill
      270 |
      Apr 24, 2021 @ 11:12pm
      Apr 24, 2021
      trail: Windmill
      241 |
      Apr 24, 2021 @ 11:12pm
      Apr 24, 2021

      Videos of Third Flats Mountain Bike

      2018 Grand Junction Off-Road - 15, 30 or 40...
      3:56 | 96 | Dec 18, 2018
      2015 Grand Junction Off-Road
      3:51 | 3550 | Jul 14, 2015
      youtuber A Trail In Grand Junction You Have Never Ridden
      trail: Windmill
      11:17 | 655 | Apr 12, 2021 , Grand Junction
      TRAIL HIGHLIGHTS - Quad Rocker - Adaptive MTB...
      2:50 | 150 | Mar 25, 2021 , Grand Junction
      TRAIL HIGHLIGHTS - Rocky Stumble - Adaptive...
      2:58 | 137 | Mar 25, 2021 , Grand Junction
      UNP MUSIC - Twist-n-Shout - Adaptive MTB -...
      1:59 | 273 | Mar 25, 2021 , Grand Junction
      Best Mountain Biking Destinations - Good Vibes
      trail: Good Vibes
      13:03 | 230 | Mar 29, 2020 , Grand Junction
      Best Mountain Biking Destinations - Second...
      13:03 | 236 | Mar 29, 2020 , Grand Junction

      Recent Trail Reports

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      Feb 25, 2024 @ 7:12pm
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      Feb 22, 2024 @ 12:58pm
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      Feb 21, 2024 @ 5:06pm
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      Feb 13, 2024 @ 10:37am
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      Recent Comments

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      BasweeptrailSaddle UpThis tired in with pony tail and lasso is a...
      Dec 15, 2023 @ 12:27am
      Dec 15, 2023
      larryspurgeonreportWindmillEd ex ex es FB F
      Nov 25, 2021 @ 10:13am
      Nov 25, 2021
      ScottJiroustrailWindmillFantastic ride, highly recommend. Be prepared...
      Apr 24, 2021 @ 4:45pm
      Apr 24, 2021
      bkxctrailButterknifeI had a blast on this trail, ridden in the...
      Oct 26, 2020 @ 4:27pm
      Oct 26, 2020
      inchmiletrailButterknifeI disagree with Jake. This is a great,...
      Jan 17, 2020 @ 1:07pm
      Jan 17, 2020

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      Lunch Loops 8 28 18 32.2 km
      Bangs Canyon3.8 km
      Redlands 19 13 14.9 km
      Gunnison River Bluffs 3 15.1 km
      Turkey Flats 4 114.4 km

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      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike2875 miles11,463 ft37 miles2,657 ft
      #2,149#1,1502010461,356
      E-Bike2573 miles11,194 ft36 miles2,657 ft
      #1,222#362964167
      Horse536 miles7,362 ft24 miles2,582 ft
      292
      Hike3079 miles12,375 ft39 miles2,657 ft
      #1,662#1,0141042153
      Trail Running3079 miles12,375 ft39 miles2,657 ft
      #1,664#1,012104241
      Dirtbike/Moto2573 miles11,194 ft36 miles2,657 ft
      #32#26231227
      Observed Trials412 miles1,073 ft4 miles1,306 ft
      #39#111
      ATV/ORV/OHV2155 miles7,940 ft26 miles2,657 ft
      #31#18292
      • By todd Trailforks & contributors
      • Admins: COPMOBA, GVTA, grandvalleydave
      • #4883 - 8,472 views

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