4.3 miles
Distance
661 ft
Climb
-703 ft
Descent
1,645 ft
High Point

Waymarked with a long ambitious climb to the top of Hospital Fell Ridge. The descent now awaits you. Expect fast flowing singletrack with berms, jumps and natural features to challenge you.

Detailed Description
Altura Trail South Loop is a 4 mile moderately popular red route located near Keswick. This mountain bike only route can be used one direction and has a moderate overall physical rating. This route includes 25 trails. This route climbs 661 ft with a max elevation of 1,645 ft then descends -703 ft.
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  • Riding area
  • Primary Activity
    Mountain Bike
  • Difficulty rating
    Red
  • Route Type
    Loop
  • Bike type
    AM, XC
  • Direction
    One Direction
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
  • Ridelogs
    155
More Stats for Altura Trail South Loop mountain bike route
  • Avg time
    53 min 26 sec
  • Altitude min
    1,029 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,071 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,030 ft
  • Grade
    -0.2%
  • Grade max
    -38.1%
  • Grade min
    32.8%
  • Distance climb
    2 miles
  • Distance down
    2 miles
  • Distance flat
    2,362 ft
Avg: 3 (1 votes)
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