Bike: Golden Gate Canyon (full day)
Towering at an elevation of 9000′, this Front Range trail in the heart of Golden Gate State Park will provide intermediate and advanced riders with exceptional views and technical terrain for a full day of adventure.
Towering at an elevation of 9000′, this Front Range trail in the heart of Golden Gate State Park will provide intermediate and advanced riders with exceptional views and technical terrain for a full day of adventure. The adventurous intermediate and advanced riders will be rewarded with some amazing Front Range mountain biking terrain. Views of the continental divide, aspen groves, and riding at altitudes >9000’ are the perks of a full day mountain biking tour in Golden Gate Canyon State Park. There are numerous options ranging from 15-35+ miles on tight single track, wide-open rocky wagon trails, and varied terrain in the montane environment and evergreen forests in Colorado. For anyone interested in a great Denver bike tour, Boulder bike tour, or mountain biking Denver, join us mountain biking Colorado for an amazing bike holiday.
Itinerary: We depart from your hotel or a central meeting spot and drive 45 minutes to the designated trailhead. While driving, we will cover vital safety and riding considerations. After arriving at the trailhead, we will custom fit your bike, if we did not do so prior to departing, and then head off for a 5-6 hour great mountain bike tour.
Included in our rates: The services of professional biking guide(s); bike rental (Fuji hard-tailed mountain bike) and helmet; round-trip transportation between hotel or central meeting location and trailheads, lunch, water and snacks, education about local and natural history, repair kits (floor pump, hand pump, patch kits, medical kits, etc.).
Not included in our rates: Gratuities for guide (while this is at your discretion, the recommended gratuity is 20%). Denver hotel pick-up is extra $125 per group.
Special Notes: Bike Upgrade! We can arrange for a full suspension mountain bike for an additional cost.
Difficulty Description: Moderate: Steep slopes and/or obstacles, possibly on narrow trails with poor traction. Most Difficult (Hard): A mixture of long steep climbs, loose trails surfaces, numerous difficult obstacles to avoid or jump over, drop-offs and sharp corners. Some sections are definitely easier to walk.
What to Bring: Sent with trip confirmation