27.3 miles
Distance
4,443 ft
Climb
-4,452 ft
Descent
4,764 ft
High Point
Event Date
Route Date: Saturday June 15, 2024 at 12:00am

Discover singletrack paradise at the Alpine Epic - an XC mountain bike endurance legacy race brought to you by Cascade Cream Puff and the Alpine Trail Crew Association featuring world class, pristine singletrack on a 50, 25, or 15 mile course on the Alpine Trail system, aka: the "crown jewel" mountain bike destination of Oakridge, Oregon This race winds through open beargrass meadows, stunning vistas and old growth groves, showcasing unsurpassed wildflower displays and lush green carpets of PNW rainforests. Along the way, enjoy well-stocked aid stations featuring a veritable smorgasbord of your favorite race treats, and some original gourmet surprises. Proceeds from the Alpine Epic will benefit thousands of volunteer hours on the Middle Fork Willamette trails, including the construction of two new bridges on Tire Mountain, a planned 4.5 mile trail extension on Cloverpatch (eliminating a brutal 3.5 gravel road climb), along with routine maintenance and future expansion on the North Fork trail.

Detailed Description
Alpine Epic 25, 2024 Race Course is a 27 mile intermediate race route located near Oakridge Oregon. This mountain bike primary route. This route includes 2 trails. This route climbs 4,443 ft with a max elevation of 4,764 ft then descends -4,452 ft.
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  • Race Course
  • Race Date
    Saturday June 15, 2024 at 12:00am
  • Riding area
  • Primary Activity
    Mountain Bike
  • Other Activities
    • E-Bike
    • Gravel Bike
  • Difficulty rating
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  • eBike Allowed
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  • Ridelogs
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More Stats for Alpine Epic 25, 2024 Race Course mountain bike route
  • Avg time
    4 hr 34 min
  • Altitude change
    -7 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,066 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,097 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,089 ft
  • Grade
    -0%
  • Grade max
    -74.2%
  • Grade min
    53.3%
  • Distance climb
    15 miles
  • Distance down
    10 miles
  • Distance flat
    2 miles

Directions

  1. Walk west on Office Covered Bridge Alpine Trail Parking.
  2. Continue for 200 meters.
  3. Turn left onto Aufderheide Drive.
  4. Continue for 5 kilometers.
  5. Walk north on Forest Road 1910 / 1911.
  6. Continue for 9 kilometers.
  7. Keep right to stay on Forest Road 1910 / 1911.
  8. Continue for 4 kilometers.
  9. Turn right onto Alpine Ridge.
  10. Continue for 400 meters.
  11. Turn left onto NF - 1912.
  12. Continue for 20 meters.
  13. Keep right to stay on NF - 1912.
  14. Continue for 5 kilometers.
  15. Turn left onto Kate's Cut-in.
  16. Continue for 60 meters.
  17. Turn left onto Upper Alpine Trail.
  18. Continue for 6 kilometers.
  19. Turn right onto Lower Alpine Trail.
  20. Continue for 13 kilometers.
  21. Turn left to stay on Lower Alpine Trail.
  22. Continue for 1.5 kilometers.
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Upper Alpine Trail
May 20, 2024 @ 4:31pm
May 20, 2024
Snow is coming off quick but the meadow at the top still has bit of snow. By memorial day weekend we should be rockin to the top. Moisture content top to bottom is about perfect, high traction alert!
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