43.3 miles
Distance
4,700 ft
Climb
-4,700 ft
Descent
1,910 ft
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Continental Recommended Route: Los Gatos is a 43 mile moderately popular easy route located near Los Gatos California. This gravel bike only route can be used both directions. This route includes 2 trails. This route climbs 4,700 ft with a max elevation of 1,910 ft then descends -4,700 ft.
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Recommended Routes: Los Gatos, California - CyclingTips
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  • Riding area
  • Primary Activity
    Gravel Bike
  • Difficulty rating
    Green
  • Route Type
    Loop
  • Bike type
    CX, Gravel
  • Direction
    Both Directions
More Stats for Continental Recommended Route: Los Gatos mountain bike route
  • Altitude min
    377 ft
  • Altitude start
    385 ft
  • Altitude end
    384 ft
  • Grade max
    -103.7%
  • Grade min
    66.9%
  • Distance climb
    20 miles
  • Distance down
    20 miles
  • Distance flat
    3 miles
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