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X-ROADS SINGLETRACK TRAILRIDE - September 16-18 '22

X-ROADS SINGLETRACK TRAILRIDE - September 16-18 '22

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  • From Howard, CO to the other side of the Divide and back.
  • Up to 25 riders. 3 days riding. 3 routes
  • Meals and Luggage portage

From Howard, CO. on the Arkansas River ride over the Continental Divide to a remote mountain campground in the Colorado River watershed, spend the night and ride back a different way.

  • Ride Friday to Sunday.
  • 3 days of riding.
  • Show up on Thursday Sept 15
  • Outstanding Rocky Mountain Singletrack.
  • Singletrack to overnight on the other side of the Divide on Day 1.
  • Camping.
  • Luggage portage.
  • Day 2 ride back to Howard on outstanding Singletrack trails.
  • Day 3 ride a over a pass thru the Wilderness, to old mines and more Singletrack.
  • Limited to up to 25 riders.
  • The Club insists everyone use the Buddy System.

  • These are somewhat challenging routes not suitable for Novices.
  • You do Not need Graham Jarvis type skills, but you do need some skills.
  • Why are these called X-Roads Trailrides?
  • Because there near where the Crossroads of the Rockies are in the heart of the Rocky Mountains.

INCLUDED WITH THE RIDE and MEMBERSHIP:

  • This Club Trailride will include BBQ and beverages on arrival Thursday.
  • Breakfast Friday and Saturday and a Banquet and beverages on Sunday.
  • Meals not provided are available at a local restaurant or in town.
  • Camping Reservations for 4 Days.
  • Friday night camping fee is included with ride
  • Gear portage
  • Chase truck
  • Local Support
  • Phone compatible GPS Tracks
  • Ride with GPS Club Membership
  • T-Shirt
  • Ride Maps not suitable for navigation
  • Camaraderie of Like-minded individuals.
  • An epic 3 days of riding almost 300 miles you wouldn’t put together on your own.

Day 1 X ROADS SINGLETRACK CLUB TRAILRIDES OUTLINE

  • Camp at the Arkansas River on arrival at the private campground on Thursday.
  • On Friday Day 1 ride a majority Singletrack trail for 100 miles to a campground on the other side of the mountains for Friday night.
  • Fuel available for purchase on the trail at 75 miles.
  • Club will portage your gear.

Day 2 ride as much Singletrack as possible back to where we started the trailride on the Arkansas River.

  • Fuel available in town
  • End up back at the staging area where your truck is parked.

Day 3 ride a loop from the river, over a wilderness mountain pass and through a historic mining area, and the Silvercreek section of the Rainbow trail.

  • Ride singletrack and a river road back to the Arkansas River and the campground
  • Remote 95 mile loop. Carry a quart if necessary.

CAMPING & LODGING INFO

rocky top ranch

Rocky Top River Ranch

CAMP in HOWARD on the Arkansas River at the ROCKY TOP RIVER RANCH


  • PAY FOR YOUR OWN CAMPING RESERVATIONS FROM THURSDAY THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT. (FRIDAY IN THE MOUNTAINS IS INCLUDED WITH THE RIDE )
  • YOU WILL HAVE TO PAY TO LEAVE YOUR TRUCK SECURELY PARKED AT THE CAMPGROUND ON FRIDAY NIGHT WHEN WE STAY IN THE MOUNTAINS.
  • The Club has asked that most of the campground be reserved.
  • Motel rooms and cabins are available to reserve until August 1
  • Call Rocky top and reserve your space as soon as possible.
  • X-ROADS TRAILRIDE September 15-18 2022
  • Sunday Night option would be Sept 18
  • PHONE: 719-942-3811
  • Website LINK: https://rockytopriverranch.com/

CAMPING in HOWARD,CO.
  • Full-hookup RV sites
  • Truck & tent sites
  • Picnic tables
  • Motel rooms and cabins are available to reserve until August 1st

NECESSITIES
  • Free WIFI
  • Clean bathrooms & showers
  • Firewood & ice for sale
  • Pavilion
  • Next to the Arkansas River
  • Restaurant onsite:
  • Riverside Cafe

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CAMPING ON FRIDAY NIGHT

  • Friday Night the club will portage your overnight gear to the campground in the mountains.
  • We will camp at a remote mountain campground with water and outhouses.
  • You will need a tent or you could have someone you know drive your RV to the campground.
  • The Club will supply dinner Friday night and breakfast Saturday morning.
  • A moderate amount of adult beverages are included Friday night.
  • Camping Fee is Included is Friday Night

Directions, Camping Info and additional Info will be emailed after Sign-Up confirmation

  • Ride with GPS Tracks will be emailed 2 weeks before the ride date

Club Membership in $425 in 2022 and includes your 1st ride.
2nd and subsequent rides are only $299 in '22
A Family member may ride with a club members for only $249



Sign Up X Roads Trailride
Sign Up X Roads Trailride


RIDE WEBSITE: Advtours.com/x-roads-trail-ride/


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