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Old 02-07-2012, 09:28 PM   #1
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What's everyone's favorite trail?

So what's everyone's favorite trail here in beautiful Colorado? Tells us Where's it at and difficulty level also!

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Old 02-08-2012, 07:22 AM   #2
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as of right now, saran wrap.. It is close to home and a good morning run with a cup of coffee. I think it has an 8 rating but not sure why, seems more of a 6 in my book.

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I've always had a soft spot for lefthand in Boulder I like the trail is only a 6 but it's fun and only 30min away
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Old 02-08-2012, 12:11 PM   #4
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Saran Wrap is definitely a fun trail...

i also like Eagle Rock since its close to Saran...
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Old 02-08-2012, 01:21 PM   #5
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I'm having a blast just trying to find a favorite!! and I am in no rush. I like them all
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Old 02-08-2012, 05:42 PM   #6
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Hey What's your favorite easier trails, for stock tj's
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Old 02-08-2012, 06:33 PM   #7
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Hey What's your favorite easier trails, for stock tj's
where are you? And stock w/experience or stock rookie?
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Old 02-08-2012, 07:36 PM   #8
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eagle rock is fun, i usually run it with saran wrap
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Old 02-08-2012, 11:36 PM   #9
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Where's Saran wrap at??
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Old 02-09-2012, 02:42 AM   #10
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Where's Saran wrap at??
Colorado springs...

saran wrap and eagle rock are basically connected which is why they're nice to run together...
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Old 02-09-2012, 08:14 PM   #11
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Chinaman's Gulch near Buena Vista. It is a solid 6 with areas to play. It is dooable in a stocker with experience but it is not easy by no means
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Old 02-09-2012, 08:33 PM   #12
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My Favorite is the one I'm on at the Time.
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Old 02-09-2012, 11:55 PM   #13
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I really wanna do china wall. I hear lots of guys talking about it
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Old 02-10-2012, 08:07 AM   #15
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China was is definitely fun. But pretty short. I haven't done one of the exits so not sure how much time it adds.
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China was is definitely fun. But pretty short. I haven't done one of the exits so not sure how much time it adds.
about maybe 30 min at the most. its pretty short too But fun
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Grr taxes hurry up jeepy needs lifty
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That's very short. Are there others close to there? Not slaughterhouse

And I definitely agree. I WANT my tax return (:
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Old 02-10-2012, 03:53 PM   #19
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That's very short. Are there others close to there? Not slaughterhouse

And I definitely agree. I WANT my tax return (:
TrailDamage.com - China Wall (November 23, 2011)
here is a trail report for China wall.
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Old 02-10-2012, 05:31 PM   #21
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Thanks I'll check it out!!
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where are you? And stock w/experience or stock rookie?
Well I'm a noob, I've done like 2 trails, but not a complete idiot, where would be fun places to start?
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Well I'm a noob, I've done like 2 trails, but not a complete idiot, where would be fun places to start?
Red Cone, Webster Pass among others in that same area would be good starters with awesome views.. Really there are a lot of trails in the great state of Colorado to enjoy without huge mods... I would suggest hitting a book store and getting a good trail book. They are a little pricey but well worth the investment.
But heres a few links... keeping in mind that alot of trails are closed untill spring especially with the recent snowfall..

TrailDamage.com - Red Cone
TrailDamage.com - Webster Pass
TrailDamage.com - Hall Valley
TrailDamage.com - Santa Fe Peak
TrailDamage.com - Hunkidori Mine

These are just a very small handfull of great places to go stocker.....
hope it helps. Happy trails--Chad
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Blackbear has been my favorite so far in Co. It was awesome I highly recomend it.
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Red Cone, Webster Pass among others in that same area would be good starters with awesome views.. Really there are a lot of trails in the great state of Colorado to enjoy without huge mods... I would suggest hitting a book store and getting a good trail book. They are a little pricey but well worth the investment.
But heres a few links... keeping in mind that alot of trails are closed untill spring especially with the recent snowfall..

TrailDamage.com - Red Cone
TrailDamage.com - Webster Pass
TrailDamage.com - Hall Valley
TrailDamage.com - Santa Fe Peak
TrailDamage.com - Hunkidori Mine

These are just a very small handfull of great places to go stocker.....
hope it helps. Happy trails--Chad
All those trails look great, has anyone done argentine pass it looks cool and fairly close to denver
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Argentine is a nice trail
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Old 02-16-2012, 01:43 AM   #27
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I've hit Argentine and it's a cool close trip to Denver.

My fave: TrailDamage.com - Wheeler Lake
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Spring Creek is my current favorite, I was on it yesterday. Some say it is difficult but most hard sections have bypasses. And once you get to the top, you have many options to get down. The most scenic is going west and coming down into Georgetown.

I think for newer guys, the Central City area has alot of easy trails.
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Well I'm a noob, I've done like 2 trails, but not a complete idiot, where would be fun places to start?
I'm new to Denver and to offroading but also not an idiot.

I was thinking about this one for my first one TrailDamage.com - Russell Gulch

But please give me suggestions if there's something better and close to Denver.. I'd prefer on the easy and non-dangerous side and I just bought this Jeep so don't want to scrape it up as of yet so minimal rock climbing and being new to the mountains I'd like a high scenery rating.

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Also can you go this time of year? Hard to tell which ones are still good to through in Feb.

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