7 miles
Distance
1,553 ft
Climb
-1,553 ft
Descent
1 miles
High Point

Loop starting and ending at the Red Rocks Park lower north lot. Can be done in both directions. Technical in some sections with large-ish water bars, great flow overall. Lots of hikers on this loop, mostly on red rocks trail.

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  • Riding area
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Route Type
    Loop
  • Bike type
    AM
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Physical rating
    Hard
  • Ridelogs
    50
More Stats for Red Rocks / Dakota Ridge mountain bike route
  • Altitude min
    5,998 ft
  • Altitude start
    6,288 ft
  • Altitude end
    6,288 ft
  • Grade max
    -29.373%
  • Grade min
    56.931%
  • Distance climb
    3 miles
  • Distance down
    4 miles
  • Distance flat
    1,265 ft
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Recent Trail Reports Along Route

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Red Rocks Trail
Dec 10, 2018 @ 10:09am
Dec 10, 2018
Dakota Ridge
Dec 10, 2018 @ 10:09am
Dec 10, 2018
Red Rocks
Dec 10, 2018 @ 10:09am
Dec 10, 2018
Minor ice near the end. Wiped out hard. Go slow.
Village Ride
Dec 10, 2018 @ 10:09am
Dec 10, 2018
Red Rocks Connector
Jun 15, 2017 @ 8:00am
Jun 15, 2017
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