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blueBlack 2019 Continental Divide Trail Run - 16-mile

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Trail

16.0 mile 25.7 kilometer loop
82% Runnable
Intermediate/Difficult

Elevation

Ascent: 3,501' 1,067 m
Descent: -3,512' -1,070 m
High: 10,351' 3,155 m
Low: 6,931' 2,113 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 8% (5°)
Max Grade: 24% (13°)

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Trail shared by Todd Givnish

Continental Divide Trail Run 16-mile course for 2019.

Todd Givnish

Features Fall Colors · Views · Wildflowers · Wildlife

September through June can be challenged by snow.

Overview

Challenging climb up to the top of Steamboat Ski Area and back down.

Need to Know

This race is a zero-waste event. Please bring your own water bottle or hydration pack.

Description

This course will climb Steamboat Ski Area with onlookers on the left and descend with onlookers on the right, primarily on singletrack.

Flora & Fauna

Wildflowers in July and August, particularly above Rainbow Saddle.

History & Background

Typically, this race begins at Fish Creek Falls Trail and ends at the top of Steamboat gondola. Due to gondola construction in 2019, the course has been rerouted.

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