56 miles
8,170 ft
-8,172 ft
1 miles
High Point
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Be prepared for punishment!! The B course offers it all: climbing, hike-a-bike, route finding, sweet singletrack, fun downhills, chunky jeep roads, backcountry experience and views!! Bring a GPS and know how to use it. Water/food is available at Circle K in Superior near the halfway point.

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Trails in Route


  • Race Course
  • Riding area
  • Difficulty rating
    Double Black Diamond
  • Route Type
  • Bike type
    AM, XC
  • Direction
    One Direction
  • Physical rating
More Stats for AES: Picketpost Punisher B mountain bike route
  • Altitude min
    2,218 ft
  • Altitude start
    2,399 ft
  • Altitude end
    2,397 ft
  • Grade
  • Grade max
  • Grade min
  • Distance climb
    26 miles
  • Distance down
    25 miles
  • Distance flat
    5 miles
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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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Recent Trail Reports Along Route

AZT (Ricewater Ridge)
May 26, 2018 @ 7:34am
May 26, 2018
Very loose rock and sandy sections.
AZT (Whitford Canyon)
Jan 28, 2017 @ 9:46pm
Jan 28, 2017
South end has many creek crossings and while not deep now, there is evidence that the it busted its banks and washed some of the trail away and most of the crossings are a pretty big drop in with no transition. After you cross FR650 (N Happy Camp) the riding is much better up to the trail head
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