37.4 miles
Distance
1,773 ft
Climb
-5,902 ft
Descent
2 miles
High Point
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2021 Mt Kenya Tropic Air 10to4 Mountain Bike Challenge.
Held on Day 2, the Classic is an experience that has become synonymous with the 10to4. Starting at nearly 3000 meters, (10,000 feet), on the northern slopes of Mount Kenya, riders will descend some 70km over demanding terrain, through indigenous forest and wide open plains, abundant with wildlife, down to the Ngare Ndare Forest at 1940 meters, (6400 feet) and then onto Borana Conservancy, finishing at Borana Race Village.
The ride is not, however, all downhill, featuring some vicious climbs when the body least wants it. Estimated ride time between 2 and 6 hours depending on ability. A high level of fitness and experience is required.

Detailed Description
10to4 Classic 2021 is a 37 mile intermediate race route located near Nanyuki. This mountain bike primary route can be used one direction. This route climbs 1,773 ft with a max elevation of 9,891 ft then descends -5,902 ft.
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  • Race Course
  • Race Date
    Saturday February 13, 2021 at 08:35am
  • Riding area
  • Primary Activity
    Mountain Bike
  • Other Activities
    • E-Bike
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Route Type
    Point to Point
  • eBike Allowed
  • Bike type
    XC
  • Direction
    One Direction
More Stats for 10to4 Classic 2021 mountain bike route
  • Altitude change
    -4,131 ft
  • Altitude min
    5,507 ft
  • Altitude start
    9,638 ft
  • Altitude end
    5,509 ft
  • Grade
    -2.1%
  • Grade max
    -151.4%
  • Grade min
    39.8%
  • Distance climb
    11 miles
  • Distance down
    25 miles
  • Distance flat
    1 mile
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