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Red Mesa Loop

Intermediate

Trail

2.5 mile 4.0 kilometer loop
90% Runnable
Intermediate

Elevation

Ascent: 368' 112 m
Descent: -373' -114 m
High: 7,425' 2,263 m
Low: 7,085' 2,159 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 6% (3°)
Max Grade: 18% (10°)

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Trail shared by Bryan Bishop

A quick loop with rolling hills.

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Runner Notes

Some sections of rocks will have runners watching their footing.

Description

Head up Plymouth Creek Trail to arrive at Red Mesa Loop. This loop can be done in either direction. For a great view take the out and back on Golden Eagle Trail to add another mile to the loop.

Flora & Fauna

Good tree cover on this trail make for a nicely shaded environment.

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Jun 28, 2015
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Walking along the trail. To the right is the scenic view path, Golden Eagle.
May 31, 2015 near Ken Caryl, CO
A bit of an incline on the trail.
May 31, 2015 near Ken Caryl, CO

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