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Freestone Ridge

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Usage
Biking, Hiking
Dogs Friendly?
Yes
Length
2.0 mimiles
ElvElevation
953'
Rating
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AKA Hero Dirt. Yes, your ideal conditions that you want to hit up first before any of your friends find out. Sure you want to keep it low key, but be a good trail steward and let your buddies know its time to shred.

Freestone Ridge is popular with bikers and joggers because it is a nice option for mid-length rides and longer runs. It climbs from Military Reserve up to the middle foothills. As a downhill, it is scorching fast, with wide open sight lines. As an uphill, it feels like interval training, with steep scrambles followed by flatter plateaus. Often looped with Sidewinder.

Recent Trail Reports

  • pneisen May 15, 2018 at 11:29 amRiding so good after the little bit of rain we got.
  • WhiteWizard March 8, 2018 at 9:26 amLower portion of the trail is in great condition, gets wet with snow patches around 4000'. Turned back at the flats prior to the climb to fat tire trail junction.
  • ramihz March 6, 2018 at 8:44 amThe top 1/3 has long stretches of snow, and the steep bit before Fat Tire is icy
  • AllezXC February 8, 2018 at 10:02 amComplete with all the usual ruts and one easily avoidable puddle. The lower half is excellent
  • kimlyons January 31, 2018 at 7:42 amJust the one puddle in the usual spot...get some!
  • olliemule January 17, 2018 at 7:45 pmPrimo conditions with the exception of one puddle.
  • kimlyons January 15, 2018 at 12:31 pmOne small puddle is all
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Trail Reports Freestone Ridge

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  1. pneisen says:

    Riding so good after the little bit of rain we got.

  2. WhiteWizard says:

    Lower portion of the trail is in great condition, gets wet with snow patches around 4000′. Turned back at the flats prior to the climb to fat tire trail junction.

  3. ramihz says:

    The top 1/3 has long stretches of snow, and the steep bit before Fat Tire is icy

  4. AllezXC says:

    Complete with all the usual ruts and one easily avoidable puddle. The lower half is excellent

  5. kimlyons says:

    Just the one puddle in the usual spot…get some!

  6. olliemule says:

    Primo conditions with the exception of one puddle.

  7. kimlyons says:

    One small puddle is all

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