On Tuesday this week, a plague of locusts hit Denver. Seriously. They were hopping all over the Clear Creek and South Platte trails. I don’t have any beef with locusts myself, so I did my best to dodge them.
For those riding the Clear Creek trail from the west, pay close attention to an trail intersection that happens just outside of the scope of the Denver Bike Map, past Lowell and up around the 60s. Really easy to make the mistake of continuing forward on a path to Westminster instead of taking the right that keeps you on the Clear Creek trail heading east. Here’s what that looks like: