9.5 miles
Distance
1,138 ft
Climb
-1,133 ft
Descent
694 ft
High Point

This is known as the figure 8 loop. Starts out primarily down hill with a couple short climbs. Trail 2 begins a long uphill / false flat section with only some small reprieve. Trail 4 is a good mix of fun downhill areas, long climbs and some rock lines with drops.

Detailed Description
Figure 8 loop is a 10 mile popular intermediate route located near Marquette Heights Illinois. This mountain bike only route can be used one direction and has a moderate overall physical rating. This route includes 20 trails. This route climbs 1,138 ft with a max elevation of 694 ft then descends -1,133 ft.
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Trails in Route

5.2 miles
Trail 6344 ft
Trail 6135 ft
Trail 6584 ft
Trail 1 Connector102 ft
Trail 11 mile
Trail 21,713 ft
Trail 2A1,732 ft
Trail 22,402 ft
Trail 31 mile
Trail 3A1,762 ft
Trail 41 mile
4a2,287 ft
4.2,129 ft

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  • Riding area
  • Primary Activity
    Mountain Bike
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Route Type
    Loop
  • Bike type
    XC
  • Direction
    One Direction
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
  • Ridelogs
    395
More Stats for Figure 8 loop mountain bike route
  • Avg time
    1 hr 31 min
  • Altitude min
    498 ft
  • Altitude start
    640 ft
  • Altitude end
    646 ft
  • Grade max
    -51.4%
  • Grade min
    31.3%
  • Distance climb
    4 miles
  • Distance down
    4 miles
  • Distance flat
    1 mile
Avg: 2.5 (4 votes)
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