21.3 miles
4,305 ft
-4,355 ft
3,035 ft
High Point

Great 21 mile loop in the McDowell's for a little bit of everything. Very tough climbs, some fun descents & technical terrain. A little bit of everything!

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Sunrise Trail7.3 miles
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Thompson Peak1.0 miles
Prospector4.3 miles
Bell Pass (North side)2.9 miles
Windgate Pass10.0 miles
Gateway Loop4.7 miles
Paradise4.8 miles
Quartz4.2 miles
Lost Dog Wash9.4 miles


  • Difficulty rating
    Black Diamond
  • Route Type
  • Bike type
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Physical rating
More Stats for McDowell's climbing training suffering route mountain bike route
  • Altitude min
    1,652 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,775 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,726 ft
  • Grade
  • Grade max
  • Grade min
  • Distance climb
    9.5 miles
  • Distance down
    10.7 miles
  • Distance flat
    1.1 miles
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Sunrise Trail
Sunrise Trail
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Jan 11, 2014
Quick rip after work

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