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Penrose Trail (#665)

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Length

2.4 Miles 3.9 Kilometers

90%

Runnable

Elevation

33' 10 m

Ascent

-699' -213 m

Descent

6%

Avg Grade (3°)

14%

Max Grade (8°)

7,858' 2,395 m

High

7,188' 2,191 m

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A steady downhill trail that is also known as "Lower Captain Jack's Trail".

K Keiter

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Dogs: Leashed

Description

At about 1 mile, High Drive approaches a clearing with Mays Peak on the right and the trailhead for Penrose Trail (#665) aka Lower Captain Jack’s Trail is directly ahead. Penrose Trail (#665) aka Lower Captain Jack’s Trail winds in and out of timbers, rounds the north side of Mays Peak, offers views of Mount Buckhorn, and carves through deep arroyos for about 2.9 miles until it connects back with Gold Camp Rd.

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#482

in Colorado

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