10 miles
Distance
2,358 ft
Climb
-2,358 ft
Descent
3,089 ft
High Point

Nice long climb with some rewarding downhill to get back. Physically challenging climb, but very doable for fit individuals or those building up to it. Almost all trails are blue single-track, keeping the use of double-tracks to a minimum.

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Details

  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Route Type
    Loop
  • Bike type
    XC
  • Direction
    One Direction
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
More Stats for Back in the Saddle mountain bike route
  • Altitude min
    1,731 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,731 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,731 ft
  • Grade max
    -32.121%
  • Grade min
    30.009%
  • Distance climb
    5 miles
  • Distance down
    5 miles
  • Distance flat
    3,227 ft
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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
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  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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