59.6 miles
Distance
541 ft
Climb
-543 ft
Descent
131 ft
High Point

This route starts at the parking lot for Cypress Creek MTB and goes downtown with minimal road traffic interaction.

Parking:
14236 W. Cypress Forest Dr
Houston, TX, 77070

Parking lot hours are 8:30AM-Dusk

Detailed Description
CCMTB downtown and back is a 60 mile less popular easy route located near Houston Texas. This mountain bike primary route can be used both directions and has a easy overall physical rating. This route includes 4 trails. This route climbs 541 ft with a max elevation of 131 ft then descends -543 ft.
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  • Riding area
  • Primary Activity
    Mountain Bike
  • Other Activities
    • E-Bike
    • Hike
  • Difficulty rating
    Green
  • Route Type
    Out & Back
  • eBike Allowed
  • Bike type
    XC, RD, Fat, Adaptive MTB, CX, Uni
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Physical rating
    Easy
More Stats for CCMTB downtown and back mountain bike route
  • Altitude min
    12 ft
  • Altitude start
    120 ft
  • Altitude end
    121 ft
  • Grade max
    -31.8%
  • Grade min
    17%
  • Distance climb
    11 miles
  • Distance down
    12 miles
  • Distance flat
    37 miles
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