5.1 miles
660 ft
-665 ft
454 ft
High Point

Start at Presentation Area, up Valley fire trail, left into Carthubie Crawl, right onto EZ Up, along fire trail then left down Joker, sharp right up Gambler, left onto fire trail up Stairway to Hell, around ridgeline right onto Griller, down Rusty Barrow, Wild West, Valley Maze over The Rock, left onto Valley fire trail, out gate onto Creek 3, Lo Flo, Stump Link right onto Valley fire trail past timing tent. 8.3km.

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2017 CQ Cross Country Series Round 1 Long Loop is a 5 mile intermediate race route located near Gladstone. This mountain bike only route can be used one direction and has a moderate overall physical rating. This route includes 15 trails. This route climbs 660 ft with a max elevation of 454 ft then descends -665 ft.
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Trails in Route

LoFlo1,631 ft
EZ Lower443 ft
Central Ridge Fire Trail3,140 ft
EZ Upper1,394 ft
Wild West942 ft
Rusty Barrow1,109 ft
Valley Run3,632 ft
Creek 31,532 ft
TWiNN568 ft
Carthubie Crawl889 ft
Stump Link194 ft
The Gambler1 mile
The Joker2,808 ft
Griller1,437 ft
Maze1,043 ft


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More Stats for 2017 CQ Cross Country Series Round 1 Long Loop mountain bike route
  • Avg time
    53 min 52 sec
  • Altitude change
    -2 ft
  • Altitude min
    165 ft
  • Altitude start
    171 ft
  • Altitude end
    167 ft
  • Grade
  • Grade max
  • Grade min
  • Distance climb
    2 miles
  • Distance down
    2 miles
  • Distance flat
    3,081 ft
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Post slashing gambler descent
Post slashing gambler descent
| comments: 0 | favs:
Nov 21, 2020
Maldon Valley run
Maldon Valley run
trail: Valley Run
3:38 | 454 | comments: 3 | favs: 3
Jun 16, 2013
sweet run of valley after it had been redone.

Recent Trail Reports Along Route

Dec 7, 2023 @ 7:40pm
Dec 7, 2023
A couple of corners on Twinn extension in need of repair after Gladstone 6 hour. Hard breaking before downhill corners have badly eroded track.
Mar 25, 2023 @ 4:02pm
Mar 25, 2023
Loose gravel at berm entry
EZ Upper
Jan 30, 2023 @ 5:30pm
Jan 30, 2023
Jan 30, 2023 @ 9:30am
Jan 30, 2023
Large rock had fallen into middle of single trail
Creek 3
Mar 18, 2022 @ 11:10pm
Mar 18, 2022
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