5.7 miles
Distance
194 ft
Climb
-191 ft
Descent
183 ft
High Point

Following mostly doubletrack, green and blue trails, this route is a good introduction to Ames Nowell.

Detailed Description
Ames South Intermediate is a 6 mile popular intermediate route located near Abington Massachusetts. This mountain bike only route can be used both directions and has a moderate overall physical rating. This route includes 20 trails. This route climbs 194 ft with a max elevation of 183 ft then descends -191 ft.
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  • Riding area
  • Primary Activity
    Mountain Bike
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Route Type
    Loop
  • Bike type
    XC
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
  • Ridelogs
    1
More Stats for Ames South Intermediate mountain bike route
  • Altitude min
    134 ft
  • Altitude start
    180 ft
  • Altitude end
    184 ft
  • Grade max
    -10.2%
  • Grade min
    14.3%
  • Distance climb
    2 miles
  • Distance down
    2 miles
  • Distance flat
    2 miles
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