17.1 miles
Distance
1,711 ft
Climb
-1,710 ft
Descent
1 mile
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Gravel Grinder for the Great Escape Trail events in Cañon Cit, Colorado.

Detailed Description
Great Escape Gravel Grinder is a 17 mile moderately popular intermediate route located near Cañon City Colorado. This mountain bike only route. This route includes 10 trails. This route climbs 1,711 ft with a max elevation of 6,454 ft then descends -1,710 ft.
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  • Race Date
    Saturday July 24, 2021 at 07:30am
  • Riding area
  • Primary Activity
    Mountain Bike
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Ridelogs
    2
More Stats for Great Escape Gravel Grinder mountain bike route
  • Altitude min
    5,324 ft
  • Altitude start
    5,325 ft
  • Altitude end
    5,325 ft
  • Grade max
    -38.1%
  • Grade min
    28.6%
  • Distance climb
    7 miles
  • Distance down
    7 miles
  • Distance flat
    3 miles
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Recent Trail Reports Along Route

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The Great Escape
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