Iron Peak Tr1399 is a wild, steep, rugged descent from the Iron Peak saddle to North Fork Teanaway Tr1358, accessed from Beverly Turnpike Tr1391.
Bordering the Alpine Lakes wilderness, this ride offers spectacular views of the Stuart Range and the Ingalls Creek drainage.
The 3mi (2000' ascent) Beverly Creek climb will test the stamina of any rider, with some hike-a-bike required.
This relentless ascent is followed by a 2mi, 2250' switchback descent along Eldorado Creek.
Mt Goat option: A 15.5mi (6200' ascent) CCW loop can be created by adding nearby Koppen Mtn Tr1225 and Johnson Medra Tr1383.
Accessing Koppen Mountain Tr1225 from Deroux Spur Tr1392.1 is a .8mi, 1000' hike-a-bike, followed by the steep and hazardous Koppen Mountain summit ascent.
A gps is strongly suggested, along with extra time and supplies.
Bean Creek Trail 1391.1, XC9701
Beverly Campground, De Roux Campground
Ranking consistently applied to all of the listed trails.