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blue Big Bluff Trail

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0.9 mile 1.5 kilometer point to point
Intermediate

Elevation

Ascent: 36' 11 m
Descent: -485' -148 m
High: 1,439' 439 m
Low: 959' 292 m

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Avg Grade: 10% (6°)
Max Grade: 23% (13°)

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This is a connector trail in the Ponca Wilderness which leads to Big Bluff.

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Big Bluff Trail leads out about a tenth of a mile before coming out on the face of Big Bluff. The trail crosses on a shelf of the bluff, which has a great view of the valley but which is narrow at points. Take caution if crossing it. From here it is a rough trail that continues down the ridgeline to intersect the Old River Trail.

Along the bluff, there are veautiful view of the mountains and river below, and you'll be Hiking along a gorgeous rock wall about 500 feet from the bottom. This is a must-see if you are in the area.

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May 4, 2019
Greta Smith
Apr 20, 2019
Richard Bond
Feb 28, 2019
Adlee Watkins
Feb 24, 2019
Al M
Nov 3, 2018
Carlos Méndez Ocasio
Oct 29, 2018
Jessica Wilson
Oct 22, 2018
Arnold Bishop
Beautiful trail. Many triggers for anyone with a fear of heights. 0.9mi — 60h 00m
Feb 19, 2017
Brennan Vandyke

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  4.8 from 11 votes

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