35.4 miles
Distance
4,387 ft
Climb
-4,385 ft
Descent
4,102 ft
High Point

Elevation data may be highly variable by device or mapping platform, as different software may use various data sources and calculation methods. Our total elevation gain for the stage is a middle estimate based on readings from multiple devices.

After a night of well deserved rest you’ll be ready to switch gears on the Moonrakers and CBT trail systems. Fast and flowy best describe this day. You’ll be grinning ear-to-ear while gliding through lush forests and flying down trails like CBT Mainline, Canyon Creek and Gold Rush.

While parts of this stage resemble the route we used last time we were through Golden in 2014, much of the stage has been overhauled including new trails like Hemiptera, Odinata, and a higher entry to the stunning Canyon Creek Trail.

There are over 150km of trail in this system and we’ve hand picked the best to ensure this is a day you’ll never forget. All routes are subject to change at any time to allow for quality control, safety of the riders and wildlife.

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Route Sections

1 Timed Section
  • 2 miles distance
  • 216 ft climb
  • -972 ft descent

Details

  • Race Course
  • Riding area
  • Primary Activity
    Mountain Bike
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Bike type
    AM, XC
  • Physical rating
    Hard
  • Ridelogs
    1
More Stats for 2016 Singletrack 6 - Tinhorn Creek Stage 6: Golden mountain bike route
  • Altitude change
    3 ft
  • Altitude min
    2,572 ft
  • Altitude start
    2,592 ft
  • Altitude end
    2,595 ft
  • Grade max
    -49.5%
  • Grade min
    39.6%
  • Distance climb
    17 miles
  • Distance down
    15 miles
  • Distance flat
    4 miles
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  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
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  • Prevalent Mud
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  • Ideal
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Recent Trail Reports Along Route

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Take it Easy
Oct 1, 2021 @ 12:25pm
Oct 1, 2021
Canyon Creek
Sep 17, 2021 @ 4:53pm
Sep 17, 2021
CBT Mainline
Sep 15, 2021 @ 10:14am
Sep 15, 2021
Wapiti Ridge
Sep 15, 2021 @ 10:14am
Sep 15, 2021
Gold Rush Descent
Sep 15, 2021 @ 10:14am
Sep 15, 2021
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