3.4 miles
Distance
429 ft
Climb
-417 ft
Descent
390 ft
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A 5.5km cross country route from Barlow Road.

Detailed Description
5.5km XC is a 3 mile moderately popular intermediate route located near Auckland. This mountain bike only route. This route includes 5 trails. This route climbs 429 ft with a max elevation of 390 ft then descends -417 ft.
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  • Riding area
  • Primary Activity
    Mountain Bike
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Ridelogs
    4
More Stats for 5.5km XC mountain bike route
  • Altitude change
    10 ft
  • Altitude min
    140 ft
  • Altitude start
    211 ft
  • Altitude end
    223 ft
  • Grade
    0.1%
  • Grade max
    -25.9%
  • Grade min
    31.3%
  • Distance climb
    1 mile
  • Distance down
    2 miles
  • Distance flat
    1,975 ft
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Recent Trail Reports Along Route

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Creek Connection
Oct 28, 2022 @ 10:15pm
Oct 28, 2022
Barlow Road To Joe's Bridge
Apr 30, 2022 @ 2:17pm
Apr 30, 2022
Native Connection
Apr 27, 2022 @ 2:51am
Apr 27, 2022
Muddy
Up To Barlow Road Return
Mar 17, 2022 @ 7:06pm
Mar 17, 2022
Riding well, no issues.
Barlow - Follow the Creek Link
Apr 4, 2021 @ 3:23pm
Apr 4, 2021
head high gorse is a bit claustrophobic ha ha! rode well despite the Triffids closing in.
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