22.4 miles
Distance
3,384 ft
Climb
-2,302 ft
Descent
1 mile
High Point

*Elevation data may be highly variable by device or mapping platform, as different software may use various data sources and calculation methods. Our total elevation gain for the route is a middle estimate based on readings from multiple devices.

Moab Rocks takes some of the region's best classic and new routes including Klondike, Porcupine Rim and Mag 7 and combines them into a 3-day xc masterpiece in a fully supported format. All this wrapped up in a fun and friendly atmosphere, combining camaraderie and competition. TransRockies Events pioneered Mountain Bike Stage Racing in North America with the TransRockies Challenge in 2002, and the 3-day race format with the TR3 starting in 2009.

Detailed Description
Moab Rocks Stage 1: Porcupine Rim is a 22 mile less popular expert race route located near Moab Utah. This mountain bike only route and has a hard overall physical rating. This route includes 7 trails. This route climbs 3,384 ft with a max elevation of 7,291 ft then descends -2,302 ft.
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  • Race Course
  • Riding area
  • Primary Activity
    Mountain Bike
  • Difficulty rating
    Black Diamond
  • eBike Allowed
  • Bike type
    AM, XC
  • Physical rating
    Hard
  • Ridelogs
    31
More Stats for Moab Rocks Stage 1: Porcupine Rim mountain bike route
  • Avg time
    2 hr 36 min
  • Altitude change
    1,082 ft
  • Altitude min
    4,078 ft
  • Altitude start
    4,078 ft
  • Altitude end
    5,161 ft
  • Grade
    0.9%
  • Grade max
    -30.6%
  • Grade min
    21.3%
  • Distance climb
    12 miles
  • Distance down
    9 miles
  • Distance flat
    1 mile
Avg: 2.65 (3 votes)
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