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Chief Mountain Trail #58

 17 votes

1.5 Miles 2.4 Kilometers

 

69% 

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Singletrack

950' 289 m

Ascent

0' 0 m

Descent

11,672' 3,558 m

High

10,722' 3,268 m

Low

12%

Avg Grade (7°)

25%

Max Grade (14°)

Minor Issues

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An easily-accessible run right up the hill from Idaho Springs with unbelievable views.

Tom Robson

Overview

Features: Fall Colors — Views
Dogs: Leashed

Description

Passing through a spruce and fir forest, you reach treeline in just a short distance. Here, the alpine tundra begins.

The last stretch of the trail offers an overlook of the Bear Creek Basin, including Mount Evans, Mount Goliath, Rogers Peak and Roslin Peak.

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Minor Issues 39 days ago
Snowy, Mostly Dry - There’s some snow but def no need for crampons
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