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Date Sunday  7/18/2021
End Date
Group Gore Range
Event Title Bike Leadville Mineral Belt Trail
Start Time 10:00 AM
Status Complete
Leader Candace Winkle
Member Price Free
Available Participants 4
Type Trip
Trip Type Bike
Pace Casual
Classification Easy 
Trail Mileage 12
Elevation Gain 750
Driving Distance


Park at the Lake County Aquatic Center, 1000 West 6th St., Leadville, CO.

For more info Contact

Candace Winkle 303-888-0559


We will bicycle the Leadville Mineral Belt Trail (11.6 mi) through the historic mining district with frequent stops at historic markers. The ride passes through aspen groves, conifer forests, meadows, and open vista sage parks as we loop around Leadville, with views of the Sawatch and Mosquito ranges. Be prepared for flats and simple bike repairs if needed. Bring: bike helmet, water, suitable clothing, relaxed attitude.

Bikes can be road bikes, mountain bikes, cross bikes, e-bikes. The pace will be casual with time to read all the historic markers. Allow 2+ hours for the ride, plus time for a picnic lunch following. (Bring your own lunch.)

Preference to Gore Range Group members until July 4 (2 weeks prior). 


If you need to cancel, please use the cancel button on the CMC site under "Members", "my trips", then select the trip and select "cancel reservation".  If you have to cancel the morning of the trip, please TEXT the leader at by 8:00 a.m.

We will follow CMC and local COVID-19 protocols. 

Bring the usual: COVID-19 Precautions (mask & sanitizer)

10 essentials and clothing appropriate for the weather, trail lunch/snacks. 

Be ready for the predicted weather and conditions.


Sorry it is past the registration deadline for this event.