Last year we couldn’t ride Hole-in-the-Ground (one of our favorite rides) until August because of all the snow – this year’s so dry we’re already riding it in June!  There are maybe 10-12 trees down across the trail and a few snow drifts but other than that the trail is in amazing shape and super fun to ride.


Castle Peak from the trail.

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One of the bigger snow drifts….

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Wildflowers are out in force. The mosquitos are also out in force so take precautions!

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Get out the XL chainsaw for this tree across the trail!  Most of the downed trees are a lot smaller – you can hop over them.  There is one other down’d tree that’s as big as this one.

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Looking south on the trail….

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Links:

  • For a great ride map and description along with additional photos look here: www.mtbsingletrack.com
  • More photos and stories at this mtbr.com thread