9.4 miles
2,163 ft
-2,163 ft
2,412 ft
High Point

A full climb and descent route with an optional change to ride Dutchman in the lower 1/2 to 1/3, which gets you more of a classic cross-country singletrack feel at the end.

See the Whistlepunk to Springboard Loop for comparison.

A mix of paved and gravel road climb all the way up to the top of the trail system (as of the 2015 season) with 1500ft of elevation gain over about 4.5 miles. Be sure to watch at the 2 mile point to turn off the paved road onto gravel on the right hand side, then stay left at the first split. After that just stay on the road and look for the trails to start on the left hand side.

It is a roughly 5-mile descent back to the parking lot via Whistlepunk, Sexy Tree, Highballer, and Springboard.

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  • Difficulty rating
  • Route Type
  • Bike type
    AM, XC
  • Direction
    One Direction
  • Physical rating
More Stats for Whistlepunk to Dutchman Loop mountain bike route
  • Altitude min
    943 ft
  • Altitude start
    943 ft
  • Altitude end
    943 ft
  • Grade max
  • Grade min
  • Distance climb
    4.7 miles
  • Distance down
    4.3 miles
  • Distance flat
    2,204 ft
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Recent Trail Reports Along Route

Sexy Tree
Aug 31, 2016 @ 9:37pm
Aug 31, 2016
Jul 23, 2016 @ 3:19pm
Jul 23, 2016
Dry and fast.
Jul 23, 2016 @ 3:18pm
Jul 23, 2016
Dry and fast.
Jul 23, 2016 @ 3:18pm
Jul 23, 2016
Closed 24hrs/day M-Th and midnight-5pm Fri. Open Sat/Sun. Dry and fast.
Fall Creek Access Road
Jul 23, 2016 @ 3:18pm
Jul 23, 2016
Closed 24hrs/day M-Th and midnight-5pm Fri. Open Sat/Sun. Road wide open and dry.
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