15.5 miles
Distance
3,083 ft
Climb
-3,203 ft
Descent
2,025 ft
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Our second annual ladies-only enduro race.

Detailed Description
2023 Murderhorn Maiden - Intermediate Course is a 16 mile intermediate race route located near Nanaimo British Columbia. This mountain bike only route. This route includes 15 trails. This route climbs 3,083 ft with a max elevation of 2,025 ft then descends -3,203 ft.
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Route Sections

1 Stage 1
  • 2 miles distance
  • 21 ft climb
  • -625 ft descent
2 Stage 2
  • 2 miles distance
  • 0 ft climb
  • -1,217 ft descent
3 Stage 3
  • 2 miles distance
  • 0 ft climb
  • -1,024 ft descent

Trails in Route

UpandAtom2,589 ft
E&M Express1,191 ft
Gatekeeper5,121 ft
Gatekeeper (lower)3,983 ft
UpandAtom2,592 ft
E&M Express1,191 ft
Gatekeeper187 ft
FTR912 ft
The Zipper666 ft
The Gravitron1,302 ft
Rollercoaster5,095 ft
UpandAtom2,592 ft
E&M Express1,191 ft
Sexy Flanders4,518 ft
Hutz827 ft

Details

More Stats for 2023 Murderhorn Maiden - Intermediate Course mountain bike route
  • Altitude change
    -120 ft
  • Altitude min
    614 ft
  • Altitude start
    746 ft
  • Altitude end
    627 ft
  • Grade
    -0.1%
  • Grade max
    -43.1%
  • Grade min
    29.5%
  • Distance climb
    9 miles
  • Distance down
    6 miles
  • Distance flat
    2,228 ft

Directions

  1. Walk south on NLR47.
  2. Continue for 1 kilometer.
  3. Turn right onto NLR47-2.
  4. Continue for 2 kilometers.
  5. Keep right to stay on NLR47-2.
  6. Continue for 200 meters.
  7. Turn left onto UpandAtom.
  8. Continue for 200 meters.
  9. Keep right to stay on UpandAtom.
  10. Continue for 600 meters.
  11. Bear left onto E&M Express.
  12. Continue for 400 meters.
  13. Make a sharp left onto 142 main.
  14. Continue for 40 meters.
  15. Turn left onto Gatekeeper.
  16. Continue for 1.5 kilometers.
  17. Walk northeast on Gatekeeper (lower).
  18. Continue for 1 kilometer.
  19. Turn left onto NLR47-2.
  20. Continue for 1 kilometer.
  21. Keep right to stay on NLR47-2.
  22. Continue for 200 meters.
  23. Turn left onto UpandAtom.
  24. Continue for 200 meters.
  25. Keep right to stay on UpandAtom.
  26. Continue for 600 meters.
  27. Bear left onto E&M Express.
  28. Continue for 400 meters.
  29. Bear right onto 142 main.
  30. Continue for 900 meters.
  31. Keep right to stay on 142 main.
  32. Continue for 2 kilometers.
  33. Keep right to stay on 142 main.
  34. Continue for 10 meters.
  35. Turn right onto 142M246-2.
  36. Continue for 600 meters.
  37. Turn right onto FTR.
  38. Continue for 2.5 kilometers.
  39. Bear right onto NLR47.
  40. Continue for 1.5 kilometers.
  41. Turn right onto NLR47-2.
  42. Continue for 2 kilometers.
  43. Keep right to stay on NLR47-2.
  44. Continue for 200 meters.
  45. Turn left onto UpandAtom.
  46. Continue for 200 meters.
  47. Keep right to stay on UpandAtom.
  48. Continue for 600 meters.
  49. Bear left onto E&M Express.
  50. Continue for 400 meters.
  51. Bear right onto 142 main.
  52. Continue for 900 meters.
  53. Keep right to stay on 142 main.
  54. Continue for 400 meters.
  55. Make a sharp right onto Sexy Flanders.
  56. Continue for 1.5 kilometers.
  57. Make a sharp right onto NLR47-2.
  58. Continue for 20 meters.
  59. Turn left onto Max Power.
  60. Continue for 900 meters.
  61. Walk east on Hutz.
  62. Continue for 200 meters.
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Recent Trail Reports Along Route

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Gatekeeper
Jul 13, 2024 @ 10:30am
3 days
Good, dry some droopy eye scratchers and a some tall fern problems
E&M Express
Jul 13, 2024 @ 10:30am
3 days
Good, dry
Hutz
Jul 6, 2024 @ 10:51am
Jul 6, 2024
One slat still broken on the first bridge
Gatekeeper (lower)
Jun 29, 2024 @ 1:17pm
Jun 29, 2024
The Gravitron
Jun 5, 2024 @ 6:51am
Jun 5, 2024
Was advised the down tree has been removed! Happy Trails!
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