Columbus is situated in Muscogee County, being the county seat, in Georgia, USA, with which it is consolidated. It is the second largest city surpassing Augusta and with the nearby Alabama cities of Auburn and Opelika forms the Columbus – Auburn – Opelika Combined Statistical Area. The city is located in the heart of Chattahoochee Valley and at 100 mi/160 km in the south of Atlanta. Columbus is home to many museums and tourist sites. Besides all these, Columbus has very intense off road activity.
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Mountain Biking in Switzerland Trail, Boulder, Colorado USA
It is an easy going community only 16 mi/25.8 km away from Boulder. Mountain biking is one of the most popular sports in Boulder. One of the best trails is Meyers Homestead Trail. This trail is a wonderful beginner’s ride. It is a wide doubletrack trail, that doesn’t have so many loose sand, rocks or roots.
It gets a little tougher as it climbs to its finishing point. When you arrive at the turnout point, you can stop and enjoy an amazing view of Sugarloaf Mountain, where Switzerland Trail begins at the base, Continental Divide, Indian Peaks and Boulder Canyon. The trail is 5.3 mi/8.5 km long with an elevation gain of 700 ft/213.3 m.
Skill level is regarding physical level, easy and as for technical level, easy too. Trail type is out and back. Best season to ride the trail is May to October. The area is a landmark, so pay attention. If you need local maps, try the USGS Eldorado Springs.
How to Get to Destination
Take any Amtrak train from any station and get off at the station you want. For fares, tickets and schedules check the website.
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