4 miles
Distance
675 ft
Climb
-714 ft
Descent
1,625 ft
High Point

Coming to race #2 & #6 with a drop of Sinks again leading to the long loop around Keith and Logan followed by a grueling uphill on Sinks to Closed Road. Make the turn off of Closed Road to North Plateau and race your way back to the Picnic Area!

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More Stats for 2019 HAMR Time Trials Long Course #2 & #6 mountain bike route
  • Altitude min
    1,261 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,618 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,581 ft
  • Grade
    -0.166%
  • Grade max
    -27.76%
  • Grade min
    46.9%
  • Distance climb
    2 miles
  • Distance down
    2 miles
  • Distance flat
    2,695 ft
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Trail Conditions
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  • Snow Packed
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  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
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  • Blue
  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

Trail Report Status
  • Clear / Green
  • Minor Issue / Yellow
  • Significant Issue / Amber
  • Closed

  • Land Owner Overlay
  • Wilderness (typically no bikes in USA)
  • BLM (public)
  • USFS (Wildlife sanctuaries darker than usfs)
  • State land
  • Indigenous
  • Military
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
  • Map Markers
  • trail Trail Head
  • photo Photo
  • place Directory Listing
  • region Riding Area
  • TTF TTF
  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
  • Information Information
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  • Directions Directions
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
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  • Gate Gate
  • Camping Camping
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
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