12.9 miles
Distance
1,971 ft
Climb
-1,970 ft
Descent
1,873 ft
High Point

The route has been designed for the Bigfoot Adventure Challenge ( bigfootadventurechallenge.com) but is awesome for anyone looking for a fun ride near Redding.

Detailed Description
BAC - MTB - Intermediate - Mule Mountain Figure 8 is a 13 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 5 trails. This route climbs 1,971 ft with a max elevation of 1,873 ft then descends -1,970 ft.
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  • Riding area
  • Primary Activity
    Mountain Bike
  • Other Activities
    • E-Bike
    • Horse
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Route Type
    Loop
  • eBike Allowed
  • Bike type
    DH, AM, XC, Fat, Adaptive MTB, CX, Gravel
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
  • Ridelogs
    91
More Stats for BAC - MTB - Intermediate - Mule Mountain Figure 8 mountain bike route
  • Avg time
    1 hr 18 min
  • Altitude min
    1,017 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,017 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,017 ft
  • Grade max
    -44.4%
  • Grade min
    40.3%
  • Distance climb
    6 miles
  • Distance down
    5 miles
  • Distance flat
    2 miles
Avg: 3.5 (2 votes)
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Recent Trail Reports Along Route

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Cosmos Way
Oct 19, 2023 @ 8:37am
Oct 19, 2023
Trail is in good shape. Dry in most spots, per usual this time of year. Most encroaching vegetation has been knocked back. reporter
Mule Ridge
Oct 19, 2023 @ 8:37am
Oct 19, 2023
Trail is in good shape. Dry in most spots, per usual this time of year. Most encroaching vegetation has been knocked back. reporter
Oak knoll Trailhead connector
Sep 10, 2023 @ 1:11am
Sep 10, 2023
Boheh Sas
May 27, 2023 @ 12:45am
May 27, 2023
Look out for the poison oak about ankle level. Trail has lots of small lose rocks.
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