32.1 miles
Distance
1,073 ft
Climb
-1,059 ft
Descent
386 ft
High Point

Big loop starting at the Matanuska River Park, down the river, to Matanuska Lake Trails and back.

Detailed Description
Backcountry Bike and Ski Mat River Big Loop is a 32 mile intermediate route located near Palmer Alaska. This mountain bike only route and has a hard overall physical rating. This route climbs 1,073 ft with a max elevation of 386 ft then descends -1,059 ft.
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  • Winter only route
  • Riding area
  • Primary Activity
    Mountain Bike
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Route Type
    Loop
  • Bike type
    XC, Fat
  • Physical rating
    Hard
More Stats for Backcountry Bike and Ski Mat River Big Loop mountain bike route
  • Altitude min
    42 ft
  • Altitude start
    273 ft
  • Altitude end
    289 ft
  • Grade max
    -42.9%
  • Grade min
    38.1%
  • Distance climb
    10 miles
  • Distance down
    13 miles
  • Distance flat
    9 miles
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