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South Ridge Trail

Intermediate
 2.5 (4)

A great way to gain some elevation in Horsetooth Mountain Park.


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2.1

Miles

3.4

KM

76%

Runnable

6,896' 2,102 m

High

5,791' 1,765 m

Low

1,105' 337 m

Up

9' 3 m

Down

10%

Avg Grade (6°)

24%

Max Grade (14°)

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This is an access road heading out of the main parking lot, this is a popular way to get a good portion of the way up Horsetooth Mountain. While there is little in the way of rocks and roots, the steepness in some sections warrants an intermediate rating.

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Tom Robson

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Horsetooth Mountain Park, Fort Collins, CO.
Feb 23, 2019 near Bellvue, CO
Northern Colorado summer wildflowers. This is called "Chiming Bells".
Jul 27, 2019 near Bellvue, CO
View of Horsetooth Rock from about 0.75 miles southeast. This is the trail leading to the top.
Apr 16, 2018 near Bellvue, CO
Sunrise, Horsetooth Rock Trail
Feb 18, 2015 near Laporte, CO
Enjoying the view
Mar 18, 2019 near Bellvue, CO

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Nov 18, 2020
Art Higgins
Nov 24, 2017
Toko Morimoto
Apr 9, 2017
Markus Hernandez
Fun training run with the peeps. 4.2mi