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Copper Mountain Mtn Bike Triangle
Copper Mountain Bike Triangle - Saturday July 28
Technical Rating: Black
Fitness Rating: Extreme.
This ride has it all; pathways, double track, singletrack, a few obstacles, steep descents, and a two good climbs. The ride begins at the ski area, winds around new single track on the ski hill, connects with the Colorado Trail, and continues over two passes during this epic journey. Ride time 6+hrs. There is a 28 mile out'n-back option if you turn around at the top of Kokomo Pass.
Ride Stats: 30 miles, 4,200ft elevation gain. Lowpoint 9,400 ft, and Highpoint 12,022 ft.
Latitude 39 N Lon 105 W
RSVP to the ride leader for this ride.
Lunch: Out on the trail. Recommend you pack a sandwich or snack. Something more exciting than an energy bar.
Libations: We'll be tailgating in the Union Creek Lot at Copper Mountain. This will allow the fast decenders to get an early start. Pack chairs or picnic blanket.
Recommend lots of water. Bring a water purifying pump if you have one.
Note this is a high altitude ride.
Pack plenty of energy bars/gu etc.
Ride leader will provide maps at the pre-ride briefing.
It's absolutely essential to RSVP to the ride leaders for this one.
Pack decent quality rain gear, a light fleece, arm and legwarmers.