Tungsten Loop

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The Mud Lake trail system has 3 easy trails perfect for families and people just starting to ride.  The Caribou Ranch Link Trail (0.7 miles) leads to the Caribou Ranch trailhead and is an out and back. The Kinnickinnick Loop (1.1 miles) and the Tungsten Loop (0.8 miles) intersect.

These are 3 family friendly, easy beginner trails that keep the smiles on the faces of beginner mountain bikers or serve up some nice smooth high-altitude miles for the experienced rider. The trail system is well marked so you won't get lost. The trails are relatively short, and have a few small climbs without ever getting too steep. Most of the trail is single track with almost no technical feature save a few baby heads. If you are looking for a ride with good scenery to introduce your friends or family to mountain biking, look no further!

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From RangerOLeary via Twitter: Good snowshoeing & cross country skiing conditions @ Mud Lake & Caribou Ranch. Get out before the melt! #boco_trails http://t.co/DMYj96a4dy

From RangerFowler via Twitter: A foot of snow at Caribou Ranch/Mud Lake and still snowing. Roads and lot are plowed. Get your skis and come on out! #boco_trails

From RangerGrady via Twitter: Over a foot of snow at Mud Lake and Caribou Ranch, and still snowing heavily! Parking lots have been plowed #boco_trails

From RangerSHolton via Twitter: About 5 inches of snow at Caribou Ranch. Lot is plowed an the trail is ready for some use! Mud Lake lot still closed. #boco_trails

From RangerHatfield via Twitter: Mud Lake CLOSED indefinitely due to the formation of a sink hole. Caribou still open. #boco_trails

From BoulderCountyOS via Twitter: PARK CLOSURE: Mud Lake Open Space is CLOSED indefinitely due to the formation of a sink hole. Caribou Ranch is still open. #boco_trails

From RangerGrady via Twitter: Hey kids, It's snowing at Mud Lake! And Jr. Ranger Adventure day is 13 days away! Sat.,2/23. #boco_trails http://t.co/F7DnhsuO

From RangerOLeary via Twitter: Yesterday's snow didn't bring much accumulation @ Mud Lake or Caribou Ranch. Only an inch or so of new snow. Cold & windy today.#boco_trails

From RangerOLeary via Twitter: Sunny with gusty winds @ Mud Lake & Caribou Ranch today. Trails are icy in spots. #boco_trails

From RangerSHolton via Twitter: High winds at Caribou Ranch and Mud Lake today. #boco_trails

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