As featured on Bikepacking.com!
NOTE: This ride does not have a group start. Please enjoy this adventure on your own time. Designed as a sub 24-hour bikepacking adventure, experienced bikepackers and first-time bikepackers will enjoy this backcountry loop on some of Eagle’s hidden gems.
This sub-24 hour (S24O) bikepacking trip up to Hardscrabble Ridge and Sawmill Trail showcases some of the better singletrack options in the higher terrains surrounding Eagle, CO. Riders are rewarded with amazing sunset views as they camp on Hardscrabble Ridge at 10,500 ft. On the return trip, get ready for the short and iconic hike-a-bike up to Mike’s Night Out, which rewards you with nearly 7 miles of singletrack descending back to Eagle. There are a few places to filter water, but it is suggested to carry all food and water (150 oz). Route typically good to ride July through October.
Ride Stats: 32-miles and 5,400 ft of climbing
Route & GPS downloads: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/31233570
Pictures: Please see the Ride With GPS link for many images from the route.
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