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Nice early fall ride. We let Canyon Bikes shuttle our bikes up to Bair Ranch. Stopped at trail head... read more

Reviewed 1 October 2018
Jeff S
Easy, Beautiful, but Loud

Secured bikes and shuttle ride up to Bair Ranch with Canyon Bikes - driver was outstanding... read more

Reviewed 1 October 2018
drb4735
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Lancaster County, Pennsylvania
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This bike trail winds through a canyon and offers scenic vistas of the Colorado River.
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All reviews glenwood canyon easy ride the river rest stop down hill bair ranch rafters and kayakers rest area nice ride white water rafters interstate highway traffic noise beautiful scenery drop off point miles round trip turned around beautiful colorado
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Reviewed 1 October 2018

Nice early fall ride. We let Canyon Bikes shuttle our bikes up to Bair Ranch. Stopped at trail head to do the Hanging Lake hike. Much easier than trying to find a parking spot. Unique views of the canyon and interstate. The path is a...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Jeff S
Reviewed 1 October 2018

Secured bikes and shuttle ride up to Bair Ranch with Canyon Bikes - driver was outstanding ambassador for shop with information on the Colorado and canyon's various points of interest. Ride back to Glenwood Springs was effortless with plenty of stops for photos and to...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank drb4735
Reviewed 24 September 2018

rent a bike from Canyon Bikes and take a 15 mile bike ride. It's mostly downhill and tons of fun. You won't regret it.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Travis W
Reviewed 20 September 2018

You can’t beat the scenery that you see as you ride on this trail. Lots of opportunities for photos. The trail is designed more for taking a leisurely ride at a lower rate of speed (less than 15 mph). At higher speeds you get the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank joemontana16
Reviewed 19 September 2018 via mobile

If you really want to see Glenwood Canyon the way to it used to be rent bikes 🚲 and ride up the canyon! I do miss the old road you could see so much more than the double deck Interstate. Stop 🛑 often and take...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank W3083UZmarkh
Reviewed 4 September 2018

We rented bikes in Glenwood Springs and were dropped off to cycle back towards town. It's a lovely ride by the river (just look at the photos everyone has posted) and though the noise from the road is sometimes noticeable it doesn't get in the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank PlanetByTrain
Reviewed 31 August 2018

The whole family did the round trip bike ride, definitely runs close to the road so it can be noisy but the scenery is worth it. Rent bikes from Blue Sky Adventures and take a picnic with you. More downhill on the way back to...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Rigfam2014
Reviewed 14 August 2018

This is a good bike trail, but it seems to narrow at select points so keep away from the freeway wall. Yes, you are near the freeway most of the time, but it didn't seem to bother us.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank K J
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

We rented bikes and we're dropped off at the top of the canyon and biked 14 miles. Very nice in the a.m. on a hot day go early the shade isn't good in the afternoon and more concrete at the end if the trail. Lots...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Anna D
Reviewed 6 August 2018

Absolutely stunning trail. Follows along the Colorado River between I-70 and RR tracks. I would guess no more that a 3% grade. Just don't go as far west as No Name as it gets very hilly from there to Glenwood Springs.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Colleen H
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Chuck2010
1 June 2018|
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Response from chrissy81226 | Reviewed this property |
Glenwood Adventure Company. Across the bridge from the Hot Springs. Great place
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mjgruwell
31 May 2017|
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Response from Shufesco | Reviewed this property |
Bus to Aspen. Bike back.
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Cyndy O
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Response from LP303 | Reviewed this property |
It depends on weather. Once snow falls, you don't want to be riding a bike on the trail. Also, as the water rises in the Colorado River, the trail closes, as part of it becomes submerged in the river. Last year, the snow... More
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