12.6 miles
Distance
1,948 ft
Climb
-1,959 ft
Descent
344 ft
High Point

Every singletrack on the hill linked up into one mega ride.

Detailed Description
Castle Hill Mega Loop is a 13 mile popular intermediate route located near Ipswich. This mountain bike only route and has a hard overall physical rating. This route includes 143 trails. This route climbs 1,948 ft with a max elevation of 344 ft then descends -1,959 ft.
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  • Riding area
  • Primary Activity
    Mountain Bike
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Route Type
    Loop
  • Bike type
    AM, XC
  • Physical rating
    Hard
  • Ridelogs
    6
More Stats for Castle Hill Mega Loop mountain bike route
  • Avg time
    1 hr 53 min
  • Altitude min
    108 ft
  • Altitude start
    158 ft
  • Altitude end
    148 ft
  • Grade
    -0%
  • Grade max
    -75%
  • Grade min
    39.7%
  • Distance climb
    6 miles
  • Distance down
    5 miles
  • Distance flat
    1 mile
Avg: 5 (2 votes)
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youtuber Phils, Castle Hill - 3rd Person POV
Phils, Castle Hill - 3rd Person POV
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