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HIGHLINE CANAL

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Joyce Sekharan rides along the Highline Canal

COMMENTS: This is an easy first time ride. It requires little effort and is a wide doubletrack along the canal. Perfect for children and first time riders.

STARTING POINT: The corner of H Road and 27 Road in Grand Junction. Limited parking available.

RIDE TYPE: OUT AND BACK

TRAIL TYPE: IMPROVED DIRT ROAD 100%

ELEVATION CHANGE: 18 feet

DISTANCE: 7.5 miles

APPROXIMATE RIDE TIME: 1 hour

DIFFICULTY: Easy without climbing

KEY WAYPOINTS FOR GPS:

H / 27 Road 0 miles 39º 07.253' N 108º 33.145' W
I Road 1.4 miles 39º 08.129' N 108º 33.464' W
Gate 3.7 miles 39º 08.917' N 108º 35.060' W
I Road 6.1 miles 39º 08.129' N 108º 33.464' W
H / 27 Road 7.5 miles 39º 07.253' N 108º 33.145' W

RIDE DESCRIPTION: Start at the corner of H Road and 27 Road. Continue north along the canal. There is very little climbing along the way. There is a gate at 3.6 miles. Turn around here and head back to the parking area.

MAP OF RIDE: [HIGH RESOLUTION MAP (7.5 minute)]

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