4.5 miles
Distance
779 ft
Climb
-825 ft
Descent
1,388 ft
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Stage 1: Lower Gatekeeper (short)
Stage 2: Max Power & Hutz

Detailed Description
2022 Murderhorn Maiden - Rookie/Youth Course is a 5 mile intermediate race route located near Nanaimo British Columbia. This mountain bike only route. This route includes 6 trails. This route climbs 779 ft with a max elevation of 1,388 ft then descends -825 ft.
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Route Sections

1 Stage 1: Lower Gatekeeper (short)
  • 3,323 ft distance
  • 0 ft climb
  • -258 ft descent
2 Stage 2: Max Power & Hutz
  • 3,898 ft distance
  • 0 ft climb
  • -450 ft descent

Trails in Route

UpandAtom2,589 ft
E&M Express1,191 ft
Gatekeeper3,566 ft
Spur Road1,929 ft
Double Track922 ft
Hutz827 ft

Details

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  • Race Course
  • Race Date
    Saturday May 28, 2022
  • Riding area
  • Primary Activity
    Mountain Bike
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Ridelogs
    46
More Stats for 2022 Murderhorn Maiden - Rookie/Youth Course mountain bike route
  • Avg time
    1 hr 1 min
  • Altitude change
    -47 ft
  • Altitude min
    626 ft
  • Altitude start
    673 ft
  • Altitude end
    627 ft
  • Grade
    -0.2%
  • Grade max
    -43.1%
  • Grade min
    37.7%
  • Distance climb
    3 miles
  • Distance down
    2 miles
  • Distance flat
    486 ft

Directions

  1. Bike west on NLR47-2.
  2. Continue for 900 meters.
  3. Bike southwest on NLR47-2.
  4. Continue for 600 meters.
  5. Bike northwest on NLR47-2.
  6. Continue for 500 meters.
  7. Bike southwest on UpandAtom.
  8. Continue for 400 meters.
  9. Bike southwest on UpandAtom.
  10. Continue for 400 meters.
  11. Bike northwest on UpandAtom.
  12. Continue for 100 meters.
  13. Bear left onto E&M Express.
  14. Continue for 400 meters.
  15. Bike southwest on 142 main.
  16. Continue for 30 meters.
  17. Bike southeast on Gatekeeper.
  18. Continue for 200 meters.
  19. Bike south on Gatekeeper.
  20. Continue for 800 meters.
  21. Bike northeast on Spur Road.
  22. Continue for 700 meters.
  23. Bike north on Double Track.
  24. Continue for 300 meters.
  25. Bike east on Double Track.
  26. Continue for 100 meters.
  27. Bike north on NLR47-2.
  28. Continue for 600 meters.
  29. Bike north on NLR47-2.
  30. Continue for 100 meters.
  31. Bike east on Max Power.
  32. Continue for 600 meters.
  33. Bike northeast on Max Power.
  34. Continue for 300 meters.
  35. Bike east on Hutz.
  36. Continue for 300 meters.
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Max Power - Hutz | South Benson in Nanaimo BC
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Recent Trail Reports Along Route

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E&M Express
May 3, 2024 @ 8:48am
May 3, 2024
Special kudos to the trail fairies who worked on drainage and filling in the energy zapping roots and low spots. You rock!
Gatekeeper
Apr 7, 2024 @ 11:27am
Apr 7, 2024
Good. A couple of mud puddles
UpandAtom
Mar 19, 2024 @ 7:46am
Mar 19, 2024
Trail is in great shape and thanks for all the fresh trail work and drainage upgrades recently to the trail genies
Hutz
Mar 18, 2024 @ 5:08am
Mar 18, 2024
Riding great
Double Track
Mar 18, 2024 @ 5:08am
Mar 18, 2024
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