September 18, 2012

Tour de Colorado - Segment #5

Segment #5Kenosha Pass to the Lost Creek Wilderness (LCW) Boundary



The CoT
Date: September 18th, 2012
Ride Type: out and back
Chosen Direction / Route: From Kenosha Pass southwest back to the LCW boundary (Durango to Denver Direction)
Mileage: 16.5 miles (8.25 to LCW Boundary)
Elevation Gain: 2305'
Average Pace: 13 min/mile
Total time includes breaks: 3 hours
Trail description: The majority of Segment 5 is in Legal Wilderness (No Bikes), however the section that isnt provides an excellent out and back, especially during the fall season, as the area is highlighted with aspen groves. 


 Interactive GPS track recording for COT segment #5:

View Segment 5: Kenosha Pass to LCW in a larger map


Our GPS tracks overlaid onto Google Earth 

Elevation with corresponding speed profile

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