Calamity Mesa Loop
This remote and difficult loop is full of obstacles and amazing views. There are a lot of trails to explore in this area, so don't forget to fuel up.
From Gateway: Head north on Hwy. 141 about 4 miles to 6.3 Road on right. From Grand Junction: Take Hwy. 50 south and turn right on Hwy. 141. Go about 39 miles to 6.3 Road on left. From 6.3 Road: (Reference small map on pg. 71) Cross one-lane bridge and continue east. Pass through wash and eventually climb to high shelf road. At 5.8 miles stay left on 405. At 7.4 stay right on more-traveled 405. When you reach major intersection at 8.7 miles, continue straight on 405.3B to Waypoint 01 at 12.6 miles.