9.0 miles
Distance
1,767 ft
Climb
-1,763 ft
Descent
1,306 ft
High Point

Course rides some trails in reverse, this is for race morning only.

Change to the Giant Wellington PNP Spring Series round 5 Long Loop. Due to TMP issue of South Karori Rd we have had to adjust.

Same as before up to 2nd Brother then change is up Peakflow, down ULL, Leaping Lizard, Super Kanuka, Missing Link, Sally Alley, Comms Connector and Swigg Starfish

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Course Change Long Loop PNP Spring Series rd 5 is a 9 mile intermediate race route located near Wellington. This mountain bike only route can be used one direction and has a moderate overall physical rating. This route includes 35 trails. This route climbs 1,767 ft with a max elevation of 1,306 ft then descends -1,763 ft.
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  • Race Course
  • Riding area
  • Primary Activity
    Mountain Bike
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Route Type
    Loop
  • Bike type
    XC
  • Direction
    One Direction
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
  • Ridelogs
    7
More Stats for Course Change Long Loop PNP Spring Series rd 5 mountain bike route
  • Avg time
    1 hr 39 min
  • Altitude min
    445 ft
  • Altitude start
    457 ft
  • Altitude end
    463 ft
  • Grade max
    -47%
  • Grade min
    63.3%
  • Distance climb
    4 miles
  • Distance down
    4 miles
  • Distance flat
    5,180 ft
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