9 miles
Distance
2,236 ft
Climb
-2,311 ft
Descent
1,921 ft
High Point

The Hour Challenge at Raccoon, UP top CW from East Overlook Electric ave 1 & 2 - Rivergorge - Megawatt - Grindstone- Switchyard - East Rim

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SORBA Chattanooga (www.sorbachattanooga.org)
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Details

  • Riding area
  • Difficulty rating
    Black Diamond
  • Route Type
    Loop
  • Bike type
    XC
  • Direction
    One Direction
  • Physical rating
    Hard
More Stats for Hour Challenge CW mountain bike route
  • Altitude min
    1,458 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,825 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,749 ft
  • Grade
    -0.153%
  • Grade max
    -64.757%
  • Grade min
    52.741%
  • Distance climb
    4 miles
  • Distance down
    5 miles
  • Distance flat
    3,502 ft
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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction

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  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction

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  • Minor Issue / Yellow
  • Significant Issue / Amber
  • Closed or Major Issue / Red

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  • Wilderness (typically no bikes in USA)
  • BLM (public)
  • USFS (Wildlife sanctuaries darker than usfs)
  • State land
  • Indigenous
  • Military
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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  • Gate Gate
  • Camping Camping
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
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      Raccoon MTN Chunky Trail
      Raccoon MTN Chunky Trail
      trail: Chunky
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      Aug 14, 2010
      Me riding the 2010 Black on Chunky Trail and Lil Chunky Trail under the powerlines on Raccoon Mtn Chattanooga TN

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