10.0 miles
2,776 ft
-2,776 ft
3,036 ft
High Point

Head off from the Red Gate or Jade and Juniper Parking Lots and make your way down the Switchbacks and over to kiosk. Once there you need to find 3 rings and head up the classic stone Free. Take a left along the HRT and get in an easy gear to climb Rotten Cabin. From their you can take Fraidy Cat, 36DD, the pond and No Boats back to the kiosk. You then have to either climb up the Swtichbacks and along Wild Earp back to the Red Gate or take Gingerly and Comin' Round the Mountain. Fraidy Cat and 36DD are definitely double black trails, please ride within your limits.

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  • Difficulty rating
    Double Black Diamond
More Stats for Kal Park Red Gate Advanced Route mountain bike route
  • Altitude min
    1,391 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,529 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,529 ft
  • Grade max
  • Grade min
  • Distance climb
    5.0 miles
  • Distance down
    4.1 miles
  • Distance flat
    4,471 ft
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