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Home > Outdoor Photography > Mountain Biking > Front Range Trails > Barr trail via Elk park

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View from the EP Trail55 views
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View from the EP Trail4 views
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View down the EP Trail7 views
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Elk park Trail pano19 viewsThis pano was take just a 1/2 mile or so from the trailhead.
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Looking towards the springs.24 views
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View from the EP Trail10 views
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View from the EP Trail12 views
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View from the EP Trail11 views
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View from the EP Trail9 views
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View from the EP Trail11 views
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Me being dorky11 views
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My bike on the trail15 views
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View from the EP Trail9 views
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A small river by Oil Creek Tunnel trail19 views
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another shot of the river9 views
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Some Flowers14 views
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A big barrel beside the trail33 viewsOk, this is Oil Creek tunnel trail, it's a offshoot of Elk park ".5 mile one way" at the end is a awsome site. you walk past a old hmesite and then up a little to a open mine. In front of the mine there is a boiler that must be around 3-5 tons total! The mine is open and you can look into it. Take a flashlight and go for it! wear waterproof shoes though.
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Another Flower22 views
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The old homestead6 views
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View from the EP Trail9 views
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View from the EP Trail8 views
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View from the EP Trail9 views
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The tunnel15 views
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View of Oil Creek Tunnel.32 viewshere is the mine that you walk up to at the end of the trail.
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View of the tunnel.15 viewsI didn't have my flashlight so I didn't venture inside.
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More of the mine15 views
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The boiler31 viewsThis sucker was HUGE.
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Some kind of wheel.27 viewsIt looked to me that they hooked up a steam engine to it, with a big belt, then mounted some kind of machine to the crank on the bottom. Stating the obivous I know...
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nice view back up the trail11 views
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View of Elk park Trail5 views
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just some flowers18 views
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View of Elk Park trail8 views
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Some places in the Mountains are flat as hell.24 views
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View from the breaking spot13 views
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Barr Camp23 views
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Bridge entering Barr Camp12 views
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View of the workhorse. It held up great on the trail.22 views
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Humming bird8 views
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View of the outside of the main lodge at Barr20 views
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View of the sleeping area at Barr.12 viewsNO WAY!!
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View of the sleeping area at Barr.18 viewsYUK!!
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Outdoor hut at Barr camp14 views
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Bathrooms at Barr camp.20 viewsBathrooms? in the middle of nowhere...
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Humming bird22 views
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Humming bird8 views
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Trail to Cog Rail road from Barr Camp4 views
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Outdoor hut at Barr camp18 views
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Pikes Peak cog Passing by37 views
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People looking back.1 views
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People looking back.7 viewsI thought it would be funny to take a bunch of shots at the trail passed, and guess what. The look at me like i'm a bear at the zoo.
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The Train going up9 views
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People looking back.2 views
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People looking back.5 views
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The Train going up14 views
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The cog rail looking back towards town.12 views
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The Train going up17 views
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A shelter.18 viewsthis is where workers for the rail will run too if weather comes in
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The inside of the shelter "train car"20 viewsWritings are everywhere
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view of the track going up.17 views
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Toilets by the shelter.16 viewsthese havn't been used in quite a while
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More of the inside12 views
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The gears12 viewsHow does the train move up the hill, here is the answer, gears that the trail grabs on too.
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View a old water tank.20 viewsThey used to fill the train up with water because it used so much.
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Unloading dock.13 viewsthis is where I've seen a hiker dropped off by the train on his way to Barr camp
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View down the track24 views
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Rail ties.11 views
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Storage Shack.22 viewshere is where supplies dropped off by the working train crew is stored waiting for pick up by the Barr camp volunteers.
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Elk Park Trail Topo41 viewsThis topo shows the whole trail with 3 Profiles for the full trail, Elk park portion, and the Barr Trail section.
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Me talking about the trail51 viewsI'm a dumb dork and this is fun for me!?!1 comments
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Interview #129 viewsJust a little self speech I did on my way back to the bike
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The Bikes in the truck1 views
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The Rideup4 views
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Humming Birds5 views
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Sam1 views
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Bee Valley1 views
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The Trail1 views
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Sam4 views
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Sam on the trail1 views
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Pikes Peak3 views
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Sam's Gold1 views
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The ride up1 views
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Me18 views
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Humming Birds1 views
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Sam's Bike17 views
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Pikes Peak1 views
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Bee Valley14 views
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Humming Birds2 views
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Sam1 views
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Sam's Gold2 views
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The Trail1 views
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Humming Birds9 views
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Lanscape1 views
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The River1 views
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The Trail2 views
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Humming Birds2 views 38 comments
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The ride up1 views
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Me and Sam3 views
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Me2 views
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The River1 views
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Sam1 views
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Sam2 views
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Sam1 views
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Pikes Peak0 views
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My Bike1 views
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Pikes Peak16 views
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The Trail9 views
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Humming Birds1 views
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Sam7 views
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Me1 views
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The River1 views
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Sam getting ready to ride3 views
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My Bike1 views
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Sam4 views
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Humming Birds5 views
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Me and Sam2 views
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The Trail1 views
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Our Bikes5 views
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Pikes Peak2 views
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Sam on the Trail3 views
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Humming Birds18 views
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Landscape8 views
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Pikes Peak10 views
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Humming Birds15 views
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Sam7 views
   
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