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Photo by Dale Shrull

Riders were zipping down the new downhill singletrack trails at Powderhorn Mountain Resort on Saturday. The resort opened the mountain bike season on Friday. The Flat Top Flyer high-speed lift is equipped with bike racks to carry the riders and their bikes to the top of the mountain.

TICKET TO RIDE

Mountain bikers hit the slopes at Powderhorn

Rider after rider zipped back to the Flat Top Flyer for another trip to the top.
Smiling and excited, riders couldn’t wait for the high-speed lift to whisk them back up to enjoy another downhill mountain bike ride at Powderhorn Mountain Resort.
Saturday was the second day of Powderhorn’s new venture into downhill mountain biking and the riders were pumped.
“Awesome. That’s all I have to say,” said Tyler Johnson of Delta. “Downhill is so much fun and these trails are good and fast. I plan to be up here a lot.”


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