11 miles
Distance
2,149 ft
Climb
-2,097 ft
Descent
1,781 ft
High Point

Start at the Birch Street entrance and make your way to the towers at the south end. Wind your way back down through Wonderland, Keystone, Golden Spike to SST!

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1 Review & Comments

  • + 4
flag gerrycreighton (Nov 24, 2018 at 10:24)
 It looks like this route needs to be updated as it goes up Evo. I'm sure that the creator meant to stay on the towers access road?
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  • Riding area
  • Primary Activity
    Mountain Bike
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Route Type
    Loop
  • Bike type
    AM, XC
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
More Stats for North to South loop mountain bike route
  • Altitude min
    447 ft
  • Altitude start
    447 ft
  • Altitude end
    499 ft
  • Grade
    0.088%
  • Grade max
    -44.938%
  • Grade min
    49%
  • Distance climb
    5 miles
  • Distance down
    5 miles
  • Distance flat
    1 miles
Avg: 3 (4 votes)
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