|Bike Ride from Vail Pass Album
|It is 15 miles from the I 70 rest stop at the top of Vail Pass to City
Center Vail. This ride starts at an altitude of 10,511 feet and goes to
8,150 feet for a vertical drop of 2361 feet. There is basically no
pedaling the bike required the first 12 miles.
|The start of this bike ride at the I
70 Rest area at the top of Vail
|There are many beaver dams
along the ride.
|Much of the trail is along a
|In Vail a short distance from the
bike path is the Betty Ford
|The bike path passes a couple
lakes full of Rainbow Trout.
|Typical view from the sidewalk
|The first view of Vail Village.
|The end of the bike ride at the
City Center of Vail Village.
|Gore Creek in Vail