3.5 miles
Distance
206 ft
Climb
-2,905 ft
Descent
1.7 miles
High Point

Rhododendron Details

  • Riding area
  • Difficulty rating
    Black Diamond
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Bike type
    DH
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Only
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
  • Physical rating
    Hard
  • Season
    Late Spring or Summer
  • TTFs on trail
    Bridge, Drop, Jump, Rock Face, Skinny, Wallride
  • Global Ranking

2013 French part of the UCI DH World Cup, starts very steep, very rocky, with some man made wooden jumps that just drop off, as well as some long fast dirt tables. It then narrows onto a very fast smooth dash across the valley, as it moves back onto some easier surfaces similar to the first section. Lastly it gets very hard, muddy, drops, trees and roots, you have to go fast to be able to ride it comfortably. After this you explode out of the forest towards the giant kicker and drop down into the finishing slope.

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More Stats for Rhododendron mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -2,699 ft
  • Altitude min
    1.1 miles
  • Altitude start
    1.7 miles
  • Altitude end
    1.2 miles
  • Grade max
    -92.574%
  • Grade min
    34.323%
  • Distance climb
    2,014 ft
  • Distance down
    3.0 miles
  • Distance flat
    778 ft
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Jan 12, 2015 @ 2:36pm
Jan 12, 2015
Rhododendron, Val-d'Isère
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Aug 14, 2014 @ 4:44pm
Aug 14, 2014
Rhododendron, Tignes

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