5.5 miles
366 ft
-363 ft
737 ft
High Point
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The DORBA race course may hold unexpected trail features and should be ridden with caution. Riders assume all responsibility for their own safety. Route subject to change.

This is the main race loop for the 2021 TMBRA race at Big Cedar hosted by DORBA and the Mountain Creek Church. There will be a slight detour around the parking area at the beginning of Dragonfly, and a start finish loop in the middle of SXSW south of the Patriot Pavilion.

The Start Loop will run down the access road into the first left on Dragonfly, removing about 3/4 mile from the first lap for each race.

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Big Cedar 2021 Race Loop is a 6 mile intermediate race route located near Dallas Texas. This mountain bike only route can be used one direction and has a moderate overall physical rating. This route includes 6 trails. This route climbs 366 ft with a max elevation of 737 ft then descends -363 ft.
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Trails in Route

Dragonfly4,012 ft
Crooked Tree1 mile
I CAN4,908 ft
Access Road1,434 ft
SXSW2,093 ft


  • Race Course
  • Race Date
    Sunday April 25, 2021
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    Mountain Bike
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More Stats for Big Cedar 2021 Race Loop mountain bike route
  • Avg time
    53 min 35 sec
  • Altitude min
    681 ft
  • Altitude start
    727 ft
  • Altitude end
    732 ft
  • Grade max
  • Grade min
  • Distance climb
    2 miles
  • Distance down
    2 miles
  • Distance flat
    2 miles
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