16.3 miles
Distance
1,937 ft
Climb
-1,935 ft
Descent
1,781 ft
High Point

A grand tour of most of the core trails in Coopers Gap. Riders will encounter around 2000ft of climbing across 16 miles of trails. Technical trails give way to beautiful views, and a few fun, flowing decents. Bring your legs and your lungs, you'll make good use of both

Detailed Description
Advanced Loop is a 16 mile popular expert route located near State College Pennsylvania. This mountain bike primary route can be used one direction and has a hard overall physical rating. This route includes 10 trails. This route climbs 1,937 ft with a max elevation of 1,781 ft then descends -1,935 ft.
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Nittany Mountain Bike Association (nittanymba.org)
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Details

  • Riding area
  • Primary Activity
    Mountain Bike
  • Other Activities
    • E-Bike
  • Difficulty rating
    Black Diamond
  • Route Type
    Loop
  • eBike Allowed
  • Bike type
    XC
  • Direction
    One Direction
  • Physical rating
    Hard
More Stats for Advanced Loop mountain bike route
  • Altitude min
    1,143 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,269 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,270 ft
  • Grade max
    -34%
  • Grade min
    28.3%
  • Distance climb
    7 miles
  • Distance down
    6 miles
  • Distance flat
    3 miles
Avg: 5 (1 votes)
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Recent Trail Reports Along Route

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Deer Tick Trail
Jun 11, 2024 @ 6:00am
1 day
Dutch Alvin
May 30, 2024 @ 10:14am
May 30, 2024
Some wet patches
Chicken Peter
Mar 30, 2024 @ 5:46am
Mar 30, 2024
fairly large, but clear-able by some, tree down on the western 1/2 ccw dh section
Beautiful Trail
Mar 30, 2024 @ 5:46am
Mar 30, 2024
All clear on this now - tree is gone
Brush Ridge Extension
Mar 30, 2024 @ 5:46am
Mar 30, 2024
Ideal, some good soul or souls trimmed this recently
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