46.5 miles
Distance
5,743 ft
Climb
-5,170 ft
Descent
1 mile
High Point

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As an eco-resort, Nipika operates in harmony with our beautiful, mountain surroundings of British Columbia. Our philosophy at Nipika is to fully engage and help our guests enjoy the spectacular setting using self-propelled activities, while utilizing clean energy sources, and recycling everything we can.

Nipika is set amid a massive 100 kilometre scenic trail network built and maintained for cross country skiing, mountain biking, hiking and trail running and fat biking. The trails are set along the beautiful Kootenay and Cross River valleys, with many scenic vistas, waterfalls and wildlife viewing opportunities.

Detailed Description
2019 TransRockies Classsic - Stage 2: K2 Ranch to Nipika Mountain Resort is a 46 mile expert race route located near Invermere British Columbia. This mountain bike only route and has a extreme overall physical rating. This route climbs 5,743 ft with a max elevation of 6,705 ft then descends -5,170 ft.
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  • Nipika Mountain Resort
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Route Sections

1 Timed Section
  • 31 miles distance
  • 1 mile climb
  • -5,403 ft descent

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Details

  • Race Course
  • Riding area
  • Primary Activity
    Mountain Bike
  • Difficulty rating
    Black Diamond
  • Route Type
    Point to Point
  • Bike type
    AM, XC
  • Physical rating
    Extreme
More Stats for 2019 TransRockies Classsic - Stage 2: K2 Ranch to Nipika Mountain Resort mountain bike route
  • Altitude change
    573 ft
  • Altitude min
    2,640 ft
  • Altitude start
    3,060 ft
  • Altitude end
    3,632 ft
  • Grade
    0.2%
  • Grade max
    -57.1%
  • Grade min
    62.6%
  • Distance climb
    20 miles
  • Distance down
    21 miles
  • Distance flat
    5 miles
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