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    Will Molas be ridable on Monday?

    Hello,

    A couple riding buddies and I are coming up on Sunday and plan to ride Monday/Tuesday. After reading the rave reviews of Molas to Coal Bank, that's the ride we've settled on for Monday. We are fit and experienced riders with burly bikes, and we're used to riding at high altitude. We'll be prepared.

    The question is whether or not this route will be ridable on Monday. Any insight would be greatly appreciated.

    Thanks,
    Albuquerque Clydesdale

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    I haven't been up to Molas in a while, but I have been in the Weminuche or La Platas every weekend in September and I'd think Molas would be fine. There was some snow, but it has probably melted off or is just patchy.
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    yup, you should be fine.

    we rode fairly high (albeit lower than molas-cascade) today with very minimal snow. unless it snows up there tomorrow you should be fine. you'll probably have patchy snow in the shade and near Jura Knob.

    i'd go for it.

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    Drove over it yesterday (Saturday) expect some small snow patches nothing over 2-3 inches and good tacky dirt.

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    Thanks guys! Really appreciate all the replies! Heading up there shortly.

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    I'd park at Cascade, ride the road up to Coal bank Pass, ride up Coal Bank trail, make a left at the sign and come down Engineer Mtn trail back to Cascade. Absolutely the best happy ending around going through 4 different ecosystems this time of year.
    "i'll brazilian when YOU do boy, right around the ol' rusty star. Actually, whole fruit bowl. Get on it!" NicoleB

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