14.0 miles
Distance
1,668 ft
Climb
-1,656 ft
Descent
1,551 ft
High Point

With the restrictions getting a little stricter, and the news constantly being full of pandemic, the success of the first Lockdown Challenge got me thinking it might be time to set a new challenge for riders to focus on.

This time there is a slight difference, with riders having the option to make the challenge as tough as they want to, ranging from easy to extremely difficult..

I’ve devised a route made up of 5 separate loops, all of which start and finish at the crossroads in Church Stretton. The complete route is a very challenging 100km with 2,700m of climbing, enough to test even the fittest of riders to complete in a single day.
The idea of having a series of loops is you can challenge yourself to do as much as you feel happy with, and you have the option to stop and get refreshments/food reasonably regularly. Church Stretton has lots of parking availability, as well as a number of pubs, cafes and shops to stock up in.

Detailed Description
Autumn Lockdown Challenge Loop 4 - Snatchfields and Callow is a 14 mile popular intermediate route located near Shrewsbury. This mountain bike primary route can be used one direction and has a moderate overall physical rating. This route includes 3 trails. This route climbs 1,668 ft with a max elevation of 1,551 ft then descends -1,656 ft.
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  • Riding area
  • Primary Activity
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  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Route Type
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  • eBike Allowed
  • Bike type
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  • Direction
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  • Physical rating
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  • Ridelogs
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More Stats for Autumn Lockdown Challenge Loop 4 - Snatchfields and Callow mountain bike route
  • Altitude min
    601 ft
  • Altitude start
    633 ft
  • Altitude end
    646 ft
  • Grade max
    -49.7%
  • Grade min
    64.5%
  • Distance climb
    7 miles
  • Distance down
    6 miles
  • Distance flat
    1 mile
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