8.2 miles
Distance
622 ft
Climb
-612 ft
Descent
347 ft
High Point

The Area51 XC Race track is approximately 9 miles in length
The route begins at the yellow gate located on the west end of the trailer parking lot and proceeds west on the double track turning right on the Race Start segment, left on Padawan then proceeding on the Voyager loop clockwise, turn right on Gemini up the hill, then down the hill on Apollo turning left on Voyager, right on Padawan and then left on the Race Finish segment ending at the parking lot.

Detailed Description
Area51 XC Race Route is a 8 mile popular intermediate route located near Hernando Mississippi. This mountain bike only route. This route includes 4 trails. This route climbs 622 ft with a max elevation of 347 ft then descends -612 ft.
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Trails in Route

Death Star876 ft
Gemini2,041 ft
Apollo3,196 ft
Padawan1,047 ft

Details

More Stats for Area51 XC Race Route mountain bike route
  • Altitude min
    229 ft
  • Altitude start
    231 ft
  • Altitude end
    240 ft
  • Grade max
    -17.5%
  • Grade min
    17.5%
  • Distance climb
    3 miles
  • Distance down
    3 miles
  • Distance flat
    2 miles

Directions

  1. Walk southwest on Outer Double Track.
  2. Continue for 30 meters.
  3. Walk west on Beginner Loop.
  4. Continue for 60 meters.
  5. Walk west on Beginner Loop.
  6. Continue for 70 meters.
  7. Walk west on Beginner Loop.
  8. Continue for 40 meters.
  9. Walk northwest on Voyager.
  10. Continue for 500 meters.
  11. Walk west on Voyager.
  12. Continue for 20 meters.
  13. Walk north on Voyager.
  14. Continue for 70 meters.
  15. Walk northwest on Voyager.
  16. Continue for 100 meters.
  17. Walk southwest on Voyager.
  18. Continue for 200 meters.
  19. Walk south on Voyager.
  20. Continue for 200 meters.
  21. Walk southwest on Voyager.
  22. Continue for 60 meters.
  23. Walk northwest on Voyager.
  24. Continue for 100 meters.
  25. Walk northwest on Voyager.
  26. Continue for 80 meters.
  27. Walk south on Voyager.
  28. Continue for 90 meters.
  29. Walk southeast on Voyager.
  30. Continue for 20 meters.
  31. Walk west on Voyager.
  32. Continue for 30 meters.
  33. Walk northwest on Voyager.
  34. Continue for 80 meters.
  35. Walk south on Voyager.
  36. Continue for 100 meters.
  37. Walk west on Voyager.
  38. Continue for 50 meters.
  39. Walk west on Voyager.
  40. Continue for 30 meters.
  41. Walk north on Voyager.
  42. Continue for 80 meters.
  43. Walk southwest on Voyager.
  44. Continue for 300 meters.
  45. Walk northwest on Voyager.
  46. Continue for 200 meters.
  47. Walk west on Voyager.
  48. Continue for 200 meters.
  49. Walk southwest on Voyager.
  50. Continue for 300 meters.
  51. Walk west on Voyager.
  52. Continue for 600 meters.
  53. Walk north on Voyager.
  54. Continue for 300 meters.
  55. Walk east on Voyager.
  56. Continue for 400 meters.
  57. Walk northeast on Voyager.
  58. Continue for 1 kilometer.
  59. Walk northeast on Voyager.
  60. Continue for 2 kilometers.
  61. Walk southeast on Voyager.
  62. Continue for 100 meters.
  63. Walk northeast on Voyager.
  64. Continue for 200 meters.
  65. Turn left to stay on Voyager.
  66. Continue for 500 meters.
  67. Walk east on Voyager.
  68. Continue for 300 meters.
  69. Walk south on Voyager.
  70. Continue for 70 meters.
  71. Walk northeast on Voyager.
  72. Continue for 300 meters.
  73. Walk southeast on Voyager.
  74. Continue for 60 meters.
  75. Keep right to stay on Voyager.
  76. Continue for 200 meters.
  77. Walk east on Voyager.
  78. Continue for 80 meters.
  79. Walk southeast on Voyager.
  80. Continue for 200 meters.
  81. Walk north on Gemini.
  82. Continue for 600 meters.
  83. Walk west on Gemini.
  84. Continue for 70 meters.
  85. Walk south on Apollo.
  86. Continue for 300 meters.
  87. Walk west on Apollo.
  88. Continue for 600 meters.
  89. Walk northwest on Apollo.
  90. Continue for 100 meters.
  91. Walk east on Voyager.
  92. Continue for 200 meters.
  93. Walk north on Voyager.
  94. Continue for 70 meters.
  95. Walk east on Beginner Loop.
  96. Continue for 30 meters.
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Gemini at Area 51
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Padawan
Apr 5, 2024 @ 4:49pm
Apr 5, 2024
Minor Water drainage issue, standing water on trail surface. Just a few puddles in some of the low areas. The south side has more issues, but everything is rideable and fun.
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Mar 12, 2024 @ 8:02am
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