49 miles
Distance
8,587 ft
Climb
-8,586 ft
Descent
5,218 ft
High Point

2018 Tatanka Mountain Bike Race A-Loop.

First loop for the race for Epic Racers and the "Poppa Bear" of the 3 loops for 2018.

Notes: Route crosses private property, please be cognizant of this when pre-riding and only cross private property during the race or after obtaining appropriate permission. Route subject to change at any time.

Route Supporters
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Black Hills Trails (www.blackhillstrails.org)
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Trails in Route

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  • Race Course
  • Riding area
  • Primary Activity
    Mountain Bike
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Route Type
    Loop
  • Bike type
    XC
More Stats for 2018 Tatanka MTB A-Loop mountain bike route
  • Altitude min
    3,365 ft
  • Altitude start
    3,410 ft
  • Altitude end
    3,410 ft
  • Grade max
    -42.102%
  • Grade min
    63.294%
  • Distance climb
    24 miles
  • Distance down
    22 miles
  • Distance flat
    2 miles
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  • Wilderness (typically no bikes in USA)
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  • State land
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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
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  • Ladder Ladder
  • Stairs Stairs
  • Bridge Bridge
  • Camping Camping
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  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
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