5.8 miles
Distance
503 ft
Climb
-502 ft
Descent
4,616 ft
High Point

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The start of the Blue trail is different to the rest, from the start it turns right and passes the paking area before winding up towards the gate. The bulk of the elevation gain is right at the start before flowing 4km down towards the dam. The route features big banked corners to help keep the speed up. Riders then follow the dam for 2kms before turning up towards the platforms at Rebels Vlei. A last bit of singletrack keeps you on your toes before turning home.

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Details

  • Featured
  • Riding area
  • Primary Activity
    Mountain Bike
  • Other Activities
    • E-Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Difficulty rating
    Green
  • Route Type
    Loop
  • eBike Allowed
  • Bike type
    XC
  • Direction
    One Direction
  • Physical rating
    Easy
  • Ridelogs
    4
More Stats for Cradle Moon: Blue Route, 9.4km mountain bike route
  • Altitude min
    4,367 ft
  • Altitude start
    4,502 ft
  • Altitude end
    4,501 ft
  • Grade max
    -21.8%
  • Grade min
    23%
  • Distance climb
    3 miles
  • Distance down
    2 miles
  • Distance flat
    4,377 ft
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