9.8 miles
Distance
1,015 ft
Climb
-1,826 ft
Descent
1,975 ft
High Point

This adventure is unofficial, unfettered, undulating, unchained, unabridged, unchecked, unequaled, undaunted, unreal, underrated, unhinged, unled, unsupported, unlevel, unleashed, unserious, unsettling, unruly, unusual and more than a little uneasy.

The UN Epic is back in 2020 as the UNduro With COVID concerns, we making it even more UNeventful in 2020.

This year's UN Epic is celebrating all the new trails including Evolution II, the Featherbed and Lofo Connectors, Sugarbush's Lower Woods jump trail, last year's Swell Hill and the Revolution upgrades with self-guided, any-time-you-want rides and hikes through October 2nd. (Please consider an out and back on the Lofo Connector until we get the boardwalk finished and the bridge built. No big deal. Wink

You ride the new trails, share your adventure, including pictures, artwork, a poem, anything that captures the fun and beauty of the new trails. Our unexpert judges will pick winners and there will be random draw prizes too. Swimming in the Featherbed Inn pond will earn extra points.

Entry is $20 and you can fundraise more to help us plan, build and steward our network.

Prizes include:
2 Sugarbush Value Passes ($749 each)
2 Sugarbush Golf Day passes ($120 each)
1 SHaRC 30 day membership ($185)
8 unrestricted Sugarbush all mountain passes ($139 each)

Many thanks to our supportive landowners and land managers, amazing volunteers, members, supporters, friends and sponsors. Here's the short list - Sugarbush Resort, Lawson's Finest Liquids, Cabot Creamery, the Mad River Valley Recreation and Planning Districts, Lareau Farm-American Flatbread, Featherbed Inn, Dana Forest Farm, VT Department of Forests, Parks and Recreation, Southface Condo Association and the Goss, Greshin and Kalkstein families.

Detailed Description
Mad River Riders UNduro 2020 is a 15769 popular intermediate route located near Warren Vermont. This mountain bike primary route can be used one direction and has a hard overall physical rating. This route includes 9 trails. This route climbs 309.4 with a max elevation of 602 then descends -556.7.
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  • Riding area
  • Primary Activity
    Mountain Bike
  • Other Activities
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
    • Snowshoe
    • Backcountry Ski
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Route Type
    Shuttled
  • eBike Allowed
  • Bike type
    AM, XC, Fat
  • Direction
    One Direction
  • Physical rating
    Hard
More Stats for Mad River Riders UNduro 2020 mountain bike route
  • Altitude change
    -811 ft
  • Altitude min
    740 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,552 ft
  • Altitude end
    741 ft
  • Grade
    -1.6%
  • Grade max
    -37.2%
  • Grade min
    36%
  • Distance climb
    4 miles
  • Distance down
    5 miles
  • Distance flat
    4,728 ft
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Recent Trail Reports Along Route

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Lower Woods Downhill
May 12, 2022 @ 8:54am
May 12, 2022
Dry and clear
Enchanted Forest
May 11, 2022 @ 11:00am
May 11, 2022
Please walk around still-muddy sections
Evolution
May 11, 2022 @ 11:00am
May 11, 2022
Please walk around still-muddy sections
Ridgie
May 6, 2022 @ 6:03am
May 6, 2022
Swell Hill
May 6, 2022 @ 6:03am
May 6, 2022
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