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4.0 miles
Distance
1,118 ft
Climb
-185 ft
Descent
2,009 ft
High Point

The recommended climbing route to the Hero trail head. Please note, Up And At 'Em, Up DJ and Hades are all one-direction climbing trails.

For those looking to continue to climb to the launch, you can either ride around the loop road, or alternatively, use the back road that runs behind the Hero trail head. This road is closed to vehicle traffic, but rejoins the loop road higher up. Please note, bikes riding up this back route will be riding against the traffic when you rejoin the loop road. Please we wary of vehicles approaching in the opposite direction and keep left.

Detailed Description
Climbing Route to Hero is a 4 mile intermediate route located near Bright. This mountain bike primary route and has a moderate overall physical rating. This route includes 5 trails. This route climbs 1,118 ft with a max elevation of 2,009 ft then descends -185 ft.
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Details

  • Riding area
  • Primary Activity
    Mountain Bike
  • Other Activities
    • E-Bike
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Route Type
    Point to Point
  • eBike Allowed
  • Bike type
    AM, XC
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
More Stats for Climbing Route to Hero mountain bike route
  • Avg time
    33 min 19 sec
  • Altitude change
    933 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,070 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,076 ft
  • Altitude end
    2,008 ft
  • Grade
    4.4%
  • Grade max
    -35.6%
  • Grade min
    37.5%
  • Distance climb
    3 miles
  • Distance down
    3,976 ft
  • Distance flat
    1,637 ft

Directions

  1. Walk east on Hot Wheels.
  2. Continue for 50 meters.
  3. Turn right onto Flying Solo.
  4. Continue for 700 meters.
  5. Turn right onto The Rapids.
  6. Continue for 200 meters.
  7. Walk south on Up and at 'em.
  8. Continue for 700 meters.
  9. Make a sharp left to stay on Up and at 'em.
  10. Continue for 100 meters.
  11. Keep right to take Buddha Hood.
  12. Continue for less than 10 meters.
  13. Turn right onto Up and at 'em.
  14. Continue for 40 meters.
  15. Make a sharp right to stay on Up and at 'em.
  16. Continue for 30 meters.
  17. Walk southwest on Mystic DH.
  18. Continue for less than 10 meters.
  19. Walk north on Tree Hugger/Rhys's Pieces.
  20. Continue for less than 10 meters.
  21. Walk southwest on Tree Hugger/Rhys's Pieces.
  22. Continue for 100 meters.
  23. Walk west on Caros Track.
  24. Continue for 50 meters.
  25. Walk northwest on Caros Alt line.
  26. Continue for 30 meters.
  27. Walk northeast on Caros Alt line.
  28. Continue for less than 10 meters.
  29. Walk northwest on Shred Kelly's Last Stand.
  30. Continue for 300 meters.
  31. Walk southwest on Grevids Way.
  32. Continue for 200 meters.
  33. Turn right onto Up DJ.
  34. Continue for 900 meters.
  35. Walk east on World Cup DH.
  36. Continue for 100 meters.
  37. Walk east on Elevation.
  38. Continue for 20 meters.
  39. Walk west on Hades.
  40. Continue for 800 meters.
  41. Keep left to stay on Hades.
  42. Continue for less than 10 meters.
  43. Keep left to stay on Hades.
  44. Continue for 20 meters.
  45. Keep right to stay on Hades.
  46. Continue for 100 meters.
  47. Keep left to stay on Hades.
  48. Continue for 1 kilometer.
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