6.3 miles
Distance
704 ft
Climb
-699 ft
Descent
470 ft
High Point

Experimental Route in Blackstrap - with Flow

Detailed Description
BlackstrapLoop6 is a 6 mile popular intermediate route located near Falmouth Maine. This mountain bike only route. This route includes 11 trails. This route climbs 704 ft with a max elevation of 470 ft then descends -699 ft.
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3 Reviews & Comments

  • + 0
nmerksamer (Jun 10, 2021 at 12:45)
Trail Bustamove
Awesome step down and step up at the bottom
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  • + 0
Awstuckey (Aug 17, 2020 at 9:11)
Trail Flow Creek
Short but good, easy return trail running parallel.
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  • + 0
donkypunch (Jun 13, 2018 at 15:40)
Couple of new berms at the bottom that are very soft.
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  • Riding area
  • Primary Activity
    Mountain Bike
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Bike type
    XC
  • Ridelogs
    27
More Stats for BlackstrapLoop6 mountain bike route
  • Altitude change
    3 ft
  • Altitude min
    78 ft
  • Altitude start
    86 ft
  • Altitude end
    89 ft
  • Grade max
    -73.4%
  • Grade min
    21%
  • Distance climb
    3 miles
  • Distance down
    3 miles
  • Distance flat
    5,075 ft
Avg: 3 (1 votes)
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