15 miles
Distance
4,408 ft
Climb
-4,352 ft
Descent
1 miles
High Point

Good 2.5 to 3 hour ride that will get you up into the hills from Red Rocks

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  • Difficulty rating
    Black Diamond
  • Bike type
    AM
  • Physical rating
    Hard
More Stats for Red Rocks to Section 16 and Back mountain bike route
  • Altitude change
    56 ft
  • Altitude min
    6,153 ft
  • Altitude start
    6,153 ft
  • Altitude end
    6,209 ft
  • Grade
    0.071%
  • Grade max
    -53.273%
  • Grade min
    56.323%
  • Distance climb
    7 miles
  • Distance down
    7 miles
  • Distance flat
    2,478 ft
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Palmer Trail Section 16 in Colorado Springs
Palmer Trail Section 16 in Colorado Springs
trail: Section 16
5:23 | 652 | comments: 2 | favs: 1
Feb 23, 2012
After a 2000ft elevation climb, this is the reward. The beauty of this trail is after awhile it gets wide enough where you can chose a wide...

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