32 miles
Distance
4,700 ft
Climb
-4,700 ft
Descent
1 miles
High Point

Ride the Grand Junction Off-Road. Choose from three different distance options of 15, 30 or 40 miles; each consisting of a carefully curated set of geologically mesmerizing (#mindblown) set of trails.

All participants will climb their way out of downtown Grand Junction onto the Uncompahgre Plateau, while connecting some of the area’s favorite technically challenging singletrack, double track, gravel roads and the occasional paved segment in the Lunch Loops and beyond.

During your three-day event visit to Grand Junction enjoy being submerged in the mountain bike industry. Mingle with the most bike-minded people you’ll ever encounter while appreciating the area’s wine country and feeling welcomed by its sincere appreciation for the outdoor enthusiast.

With an award in the form of an engraved stemless wineglass emblazoned with the distance you’ve finished, outstanding free live music, a cold beverage (gratis) from Four Peaks Brewing Company, and the comfort of its meandering main street engulfed by industry expo + beer garden waiting at the finish for all Off-Road participants…this is one finish line worth achieving.

The ‘Grand’ has a 93% finish rate. Technical? Yes. But attainable, too.

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Trails in Route

Tabeguache Trail2 miles
Gunny Loop4,403 ft
Gunny Acc West361 ft
Good Vibes3,907 ft
Butterknife7 miles
Snake Skin4,580 ft
Coyote Ridge4,554 ft
Ali Alley1,234 ft
Curts Lane (S)1,142 ft
Curt's Down1,549 ft
Curts Lane2,178 ft
Noreaster2,133 ft

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Details

  • Difficulty rating
    Black Diamond
More Stats for Grand Junction Off-Road - 30 Grand (2018) mountain bike route
  • Altitude change
    -0 ft
  • Altitude min
    4,556 ft
  • Altitude start
    4,589 ft
  • Altitude end
    4,588 ft
  • Grade
    -0%
  • Grade max
    -44.804%
  • Grade min
    37.862%
  • Distance climb
    16 miles
  • Distance down
    14 miles
  • Distance flat
    2 miles
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Layers winter
Trail Style
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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail transparency
Mountain Biking Butterknife, Grand Junction...
Mountain Biking Butterknife, Grand Junction Colorado
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2015 Grand Junction Off-Road
2015 Grand Junction Off-Road
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Jul 14, 2015
Featuring trails in the world class Lunch Loops trail system, Butterknife trail and more; the Grand's 15, 30 & 40 mile courses start and...
Hitting the trail
Hitting the trail
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Nov 28, 2015
having lots of fun at the pump track. staying at the jumps so i hit a trail.

Recent Trail Reports Along Route

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Snake Skin
May 16, 2018 @ 6:00pm
May 16, 2018
Good conditions, bit dry and loose but that's to be expected with the lack of rain. Great trail, can't wait for it to get packed in more
Ali Alley
Apr 18, 2018 @ 4:26pm
Apr 18, 2018
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Curts Lane (S)
Apr 18, 2018 @ 4:26pm
Apr 18, 2018
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Noreaster
Apr 18, 2018 @ 4:26pm
Apr 18, 2018
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Curt's Down
Apr 18, 2018 @ 4:26pm
Apr 18, 2018
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