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Genesee Summit Trail

Easy/Intermediate

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0.3 mile 0.5 kilometer point to point
79% Runnable
Easy/Intermediate

Elevation

Ascent: 121' 37 m
Descent: -8' -2 m
High: 8,210' 2,502 m
Low: 8,088' 2,465 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 8% (5°)
Max Grade: 14% (8°)

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Trail shared by Tyler Kanaval

This is a short climb to the summit of Genesee Mountain.

Tyler Kanaval

Features Birding · Views · Wildflowers

Runner Notes

This is a good short run only a short commute away from Denver.

Description

This is a simple, well marked trail. It's close to the recreation site and connects to American Bison Trail and Genesee Mountain Trail.

Flora & Fauna

Wildflowers, birds, and mule deer can be sighted here.

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An elk herd in Genesee Park.  Great place for cross country skiing too.
May 17, 2015 near Genesee, CO

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