6.2 miles
887 ft
-884 ft
1 mile
High Point

The Emerald Mountain Epic, formerly known as the Steamboat Stinger, provides a challenging backcountry race experience showcasing some of Steamboat Springs' finest singletrack. The race benefits two local nonprofits: Partners in Routt County and Routt County Riders. Emerald Mountain Epic's mission is to host Steamboat's premier singletrack race experience. We are a charity event that challenges racers to compete at their personal best while promoting safety, fun, camaraderie and community. In our Virtual Event options, we are offering shorter distances than our typical race routes, including a 10K option.

Detailed Description
2020 EMERALD MOUNTAIN EPIC PRESENTED BY HONEY STINGER 10K is a 6 mile popular intermediate route located near Steamboat Springs Colorado. This trail running primary route. This route includes 3 trails. This route climbs 887 ft with a max elevation of 7,575 ft then descends -884 ft.
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Trails in Route

Orton2,854 ft
Larrys1 mile
Rickys Ridge1,745 ft


  • Race Date
    Sunday August 9, 2020 at 12:00am
  • Riding area
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    Trail Running
  • Other Activities
    • Mountain Bike
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More Stats for 2020 EMERALD MOUNTAIN EPIC PRESENTED BY HONEY STINGER 10K mountain bike route
  • Avg time
    1 hr 20 min
  • Altitude min
    6,717 ft
  • Altitude start
    6,720 ft
  • Altitude end
    6,722 ft
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  • Distance climb
    3 miles
  • Distance down
    3 miles
  • Distance flat
    1,985 ft
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