Fryingpan Road

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Blue Biking

A15-mile uphill ride that follows the river all the way to Ruedi Reservoir. See bighorn sheep, red rock canyon walls, and ranchland meadows. Please note, this is a two-lane road that cyclists share with cars.

Difficulty: Moderate

From Basalt to the trailhead: From downtown Basalt, head east on Midland Avenue until it turns into Fryingpan Road.