Date: June 16, 2012
Chosen Direction: Copper Mountain Trail-head to Searle Pass 12044' (ridden as an out and back)
Mileage: 19.3 miles (9.65 each way)
Elevation Gain: 2360'
Average Pace: 19 min/mile
Total time includes breaks: 6 hours
Trail description: Great rolling singletrack including several bridges as the trail cuts across Copper Mountain Ski Resort. Once alongside Guller creek several creek crossings and a continuous moderate climb through treeline upto the alpine basin formed by Elk Mountain and Sugarloaf peaks. Here you can expect snow fields and muddy conditions starting around 11700' during early summer months. CLICK for full trip report