22 miles
Distance
2,220 ft
Climb
-5,668 ft
Descent
2 miles
High Point

Point to point from Buff Pass down into the Steamboat Base Area.

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Details

  • Riding area
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Route Type
    Point to Point
  • Bike type
    XC
  • Direction
    One Direction
  • Physical rating
    Hard
More Stats for Buff Pass to Base Area mountain bike route
  • Altitude change
    -3,448 ft
  • Altitude min
    6,903 ft
  • Altitude start
    10,351 ft
  • Altitude end
    6,903 ft
  • Grade
    -2.946%
  • Grade max
    -42.14%
  • Grade min
    23.275%
  • Distance climb
    7 miles
  • Distance down
    13 miles
  • Distance flat
    1 miles
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Trail Conditions
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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
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      Steamboat Bike Park Rustler's Ridge DH
      Steamboat Bike Park Rustler's Ridge DH
      1:00 | 126 | comments: 0 | favs:
      Jun 23, 2016
      Fast, flowing, huge jumps, massive berms... First time in a bike park and definitely not the last. Who knew gondola laps could be so much fun!
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      EZ Rider fun
      trail: E-Z Rider
      2:16 | 42 | comments: 1 | favs:
      Aug 9, 2015
      Followed some friends down EZ Rider

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