3.0 miles
Distance
351 ft
Climb
-339 ft
Descent
1,031 ft
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Macutchan Loop: Designed as a 3-mile beginner/intermediate mountain bike and Nordic ski loop that's equally awesome for running and walking. Just follow these signs from the parking lot.

It was named after the Macutchan family, who in 1925, donated 60 acres to the Town of Stowe which became known as Macutchan Forest and was home to Stowe's first officially sanctioned MTB trails previously known as the Town Loops.

Macutchan Forest was combined with land purchased in 2012 to form what we now know as the 320-acre Cady Hill Forest.

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Macutchan Loop is a 3 mile popular easy route located near Stowe Vermont. This hike primary route. This route includes 4 trails. This route climbs 351 ft with a max elevation of 1,031 ft then descends -339 ft.
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More Stats for Macutchan Loop mountain bike route
  • Avg time
    44 min 43 sec
  • Altitude change
    12 ft
  • Altitude min
    739 ft
  • Altitude start
    739 ft
  • Altitude end
    751 ft
  • Grade
    0.1%
  • Grade max
    -34.7%
  • Grade min
    29.7%
  • Distance climb
    1 mile
  • Distance down
    1 mile
  • Distance flat
    2,474 ft
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