33.7 miles
Distance
2,134 ft
Climb
-2,120 ft
Descent
1,519 ft
High Point

This route has been designed for the Bigfoot Adventure Challenge (bigfootadventurechallenge.com) but is great for anyone looking for a fun multi surface route from the core of Downtown Redding.

The route starts in downtown Redding and quickly takes the rider to the famed Sacramento River Trail and across the Sundial Bridge. From there its a series of City streets to the southwest edge of town and more rural country roads to Mule Town Road. The traverse across Mule Town starts on pavement but soon is on rugged gravel punctuated by a short, but tough climb before ascending to the community of Old Shasta. The finish is rural country roads to fun single track trails and final finish on sleepy City streets.

If you are up for making this route longer/tougher, lots of parallel single track options along Mule Town Road (most notably the Princess Ditch Trail) or when you get to Mule Town and Page Bar, the rider can hang a left for some more gravel, single trick and/or more in the Whiskeytown NRA before returning to his point and finishing the route. Enjoy

Detailed Description
BAC - Gravel - Intermediate - DT Mule Town Road is a 34 mile popular intermediate route located near Redding California. This mountain bike primary route can be used both directions and has a moderate overall physical rating. This route includes 7 trails. This route climbs 2,134 ft with a max elevation of 1,519 ft then descends -2,120 ft.
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  • Riding area
  • Primary Activity
    Mountain Bike
  • Other Activities
    • E-Bike
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Route Type
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  • eBike Allowed
  • Bike type
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
More Stats for BAC - Gravel - Intermediate - DT Mule Town Road mountain bike route
  • Avg time
    3 hr 55 min
  • Altitude min
    465 ft
  • Altitude start
    562 ft
  • Altitude end
    577 ft
  • Grade max
    -39.9%
  • Grade min
    36%
  • Distance climb
    14 miles
  • Distance down
    14 miles
  • Distance flat
    6 miles
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