4,981 ft
Distance
519 ft
Climb
-72 ft
Descent
640 ft
High Point

A steady climb with some sustained steep pitches. Not too technical, but only the most fit can complete it without catching their breath, or stopping to push a steep pitch.

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  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Route Type
    Point to Point
  • Bike type
    AM, XC
  • Direction
    One Direction
  • Physical rating
    Hard
More Stats for Climb to Upper Saddle mountain bike route
  • Altitude change
    447 ft
  • Altitude min
    191 ft
  • Altitude start
    193 ft
  • Altitude end
    640 ft
  • Grade
    8.976%
  • Grade max
    -10.514%
  • Grade min
    49.137%
  • Distance climb
    3,411 ft
  • Distance down
    1,303 ft
  • Distance flat
    266 ft
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