Twin Peaks Racing - Epic Climbing #2 South Foothills




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3615 ft

Begins in:
Golden, CO, United States
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This ride starts and ends in Golden, CO. Start by climbing Lookout Mountain road from Golden and then over the top to I-70 (Buffalo Overlook). Take I-70 down to Evergreen Parkway and then follow the parkway into Evergreen and down to Kitridge. From Kitridge, head up Parmalee Gulch Road and over to Tiny Town. Follow S. Turkey Creek road up to Deer Creek Canyon Road. Go east down Deer Canyon to S. Valley Road. Go left (North) on S. Valley Road through Ken Caryl Valley up into North Valley and turn left on Black Bear Ln. Cross over on the dirt road connector from Black Bear Ln to Willow Springs Road. Follow Willow Springs Road across Hwy 285 to Hwy 8 and continue north into Morrison. Turn left onto Hwy 74 and go west to the entrance to Red Rocks Park. Climb up through Red Rocks until you come out on Hwy 26 heading north back up to I-70/Hwy 40. Follow Colfax/Hwy 40 down into Golden and then back to your start point.
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Rating Start/End Points Length Start/End Elevation Avg Grade
Cat 2 1.18 mi/8.78 mi 7.60 mi 5,712 ft/7,501 ft 4.5%
Cat 5 9.91 mi/11.71 mi 1.81 mi 7,404 ft/7,728 ft 3.4%
Cat 3 23.80 mi/25.98 mi 2.18 mi 6,864 ft/7,445 ft 5.1%
Cat 4 29.90 mi/33.46 mi 3.55 mi 6,823 ft/7,220 ft 2.1%
Cat 4 39.06 mi/44.17 mi 5.11 mi 5,813 ft/6,239 ft 1.6%

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