9 miles
Distance
1,349 ft
Climb
-1,348 ft
Descent
716 ft
High Point

The majority of this loop is rated aMTB1, BUT some sections are aMTB2. Adaptive riders may or may not be able to ride this route solo, depending on ability level. Support rider strongly recommended, at least for first attempt.

REMEMBER: SAFETY RULE #1 OF ADAPTIVE MOUNTAIN BIKING IS NEVER EXPLORE NEW SINGLE TRACK FOR THE FIRST TIME ALONE. BE SAFE. NOW GO RIDE!


AMTB RATING SYSTEM

AMTB 1 - No obstacles exist. Wide enough. Can be ridden confidently solo.

AMTB 2 - Some obstacles exist. You may or may not be able to ride this solo. Support rider recommended, at least for first attempt.

AMTB 3 - Major obstacles exist. You will NOT be able to ride this solo. Support rider needed.

For questions, please email contact@theunpavement.com

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Details

  • Riding area
  • Difficulty rating
    Green
  • Route Type
    Loop
  • eBike Allowed
  • Bike type
    AM, Adaptive MTB
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Physical rating
    Easy
More Stats for Lusardi Loop (with aMTB description) mountain bike route
  • Altitude min
    192 ft
  • Altitude start
    374 ft
  • Altitude end
    374 ft
  • Grade max
    -22.476%
  • Grade min
    22.815%
  • Distance climb
    4 miles
  • Distance down
    5 miles
  • Distance flat
    1,534 ft
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Trail Conditions
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  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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  • Wilderness (typically no bikes in USA)
  • BLM (public)
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  • 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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