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Snowmass to Rio Grande Trail

A classic ride from Snowmass to Woody Creek and beyond.

6.99 Miles
287' Ascent
1,285' Descent
8,507' High
7,349' Low
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About the Snowmass to Rio Grande Trail

Enjoy an almost 100% downhill ride to Woody Creek for lunch at the famous Woody Creek Tavern or use this route to connect to the 40+ mile long Rio Grande Trail that runs through the Roaring Fork Valley from Aspen to Glenwood Springs.

Insiders Scoop: The one-way ride from Snowmass Village to the Woody Creek Tavern for lunch is a popular way to enjoy this route.

Parking

Free parking is available in the numbered lots near the Snowmass Mall. View posted parking restrictions.

Map Location of Parking Lot

More about the Snowmass to Rio Grande Trail

Rentals & Service

Snowmass Village has everything you need to gear up for cycling. Local shops offer the latest in bike rentals and gear.

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Bike Clinics

Riders of all abilities can take advantage of mountain biking clinics to work on everything from feeling comfortable on two-wheels to fine-tuning downhill freeriding techniques.

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Events & Races

Snowmass Village is a cycling community at the core. Weekly races offer a fantastic way to meet and mingle with local cyclists while giving you the opportunity to challenge yourself to a personal best.

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Travel & Parking

Getting to Snowmass is easy and getting to the trailhead is even easier. Snowmass Village boasts plentiful free parking at multiple locations making it hassle-free to get out of your vehicle and on to your ride.

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