Peru Creek For Mountain Biking
The 44th most popular mountain bike trail in Colorado.
Tuesday 28 June 2016 01:38 GMT
South of Dillion, a 14 mile out & back jeep road passes remains of many impressive mines before ending in a scenic high alpine cirque above the treeline at 12,000. To reach the mountain biking trailhead from Dillion, head south on US6 through Keystone. Turn right heading southeast on Montezuma Road for 4.5 miles. Once across the Snake River, turn left into Peru Creek parking area. Ride northeast up Peru Creek Road crossing Peru Creek and climbing through valleys, meadows and pristine alpine ponds. There are many side singletrack trails to explore.
Overall, Peru Creek is the 44th most popular mountain bike trail of all 175 mountain biking rides in Colorado. Several of the better mountain bike trails are nearby Peru Creek including Tiger Road, Williams Peak, Colorado Trail - Searle / Kokomo Pass, Colorado Trail - Swan River Valley, Mayflower Gulch, Miners Creek Trail, Montezuma Loop Trail, .