• Distance:                              16.7                       

  • Beginning elevation:           4,403'

  • Ending elevation:                 8,926'

  • Elevation gained:                 4,564'

  • Average Grade:                   5.1%

  • Fiets Index:                           8.79
  • Location:  Climb begins on Black Mountain Rd, 4.7 miles west of Shell, WY,  and 73 miles due east of Cody, WY Regional Airport  ( 44.57073, -107.70719 latitude/longitude).

Background photo - U.S. #5 Pikes Peak CO.

Start​ (click and drag map; double click to move forward)

Note:  Click on “View full route" (top left) which opens the Granite Pass RideWithGPS page.  Hover over the distance line at the spot you would like to begin a sub-  segment for this climb.  Click your mouse on the start point and drag the vertical graphing line the distance you wish to obtain sub-detail from, then release the  mouse at the end point.  This will give you the following sub-detail for the selected segment in the “Metrics” window top right of the page:  (a) distance, (b) elevation  gained and lost, (c) max grade, (d) average grade (e) that segment's climb category – e.g. Cat 1, HC, etc., and (f) FIETS score for the segment. 

Note: Scroll  in text box to view more of the Ride Description.

Each elevation segment is ~ 1/4 mile.

Granite Pass Summit​ 

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Hover cursor over segment slices, below, for exact grade of a particular segment.

Cycling and Climbing 

Granite Pass (Hwy 14), WY