6.2 miles
Distance
447 ft
Climb
-447 ft
Descent
1 mile
High Point

You'll experience the best of lower South Cañon on this beautiful route. Leave from Centennial Park, climb up Wagon Trail, then make a hard right to climb all of Schepp Ridge for stunning views of the town, mountains, and the Ecology Park. At the end of Schepp Ridge, you'll use Piñon Trail to merge onto Recycle. You'll start your descent on Mutton Bustin', where you'll then return to Centennial Park to awaiting spectators.

Detailed Description
Great Escape Trail Events 10K Route is a 6 mile popular easy route located near Cañon City Colorado. This mountain bike primary route. This route includes 3 trails. This route climbs 447 ft with a max elevation of 5,656 ft then descends -447 ft.
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Trails in Route

Water Gap1,060 ft
Jackrabbit965 ft
Mutton Bustin'1 mile

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  • Difficulty rating
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  • Ridelogs
    10
More Stats for Great Escape Trail Events 10K Route mountain bike route
  • Altitude change
    1 ft
  • Altitude min
    5,323 ft
  • Altitude start
    5,323 ft
  • Altitude end
    5,325 ft
  • Grade max
    -19.6%
  • Grade min
    17.1%
  • Distance climb
    2 miles
  • Distance down
    3 miles
  • Distance flat
    1 mile
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Recent Trail Reports Along Route

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Water Gap
May 21, 2022 @ 8:04am
May 21, 2022
Heavy, wet snow = mud soon reporter
Mutton Bustin'
May 21, 2022 @ 8:04am
May 21, 2022
Heavy, wet snow = mud soon reporter
Jackrabbit
May 21, 2022 @ 8:04am
May 21, 2022
Heavy, wet snow = mud soon reporter
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