4. Shadow Pine Loop, Conifer
Distance: 3.4-mile loop
Highlights: Stay out of the boiling sun with an almost completely shaded bike path. This moderately trafficked loop through the peaceful woods in Flying J Ranch Park near Conifer is an easy dirt trail with virtually no obstacles.
5. Green Mountain Loop, Lakewood
Distance: 8-mile loop
Highlights: This popular location on the Front Range is a great spot for biking. Scenic views of the Denver skyline are at turnoffs along this wide route and this relatively easy trail makes for a great day trip not far from the Mile High City.
6. North Table Mountain – South Loop, Golden
Distance: 9.9-mile loop
Highlights: If you don’t want a scary trek, but still want to cycle up and down a mountain for some sense of accomplishment, this loop trail near Golden is an exciting ride. This easy-to-follow path includes a few switchbacks and steep climbs to witness mesa top views and then journeys downhill for an adrenaline-pumping section.