1.6 miles
Distance
156 ft
Climb
-134 ft
Descent
1,295 ft
High Point

The XCO (Jnrs) event will be run over Grade 2/3 trails. Starting with a gravel road climb before entering into the trail network. The course will incorporate parts of the trails: Swamp Monster, Ice Breaker and Riff Raff.

Pass through the start/finish line (located on Scotts Rd at the entrance to Swamp Monster) when completing a loop.

Detailed Description
Schools MTB Fest - XCO - Short course is a 2 mile moderately popular easy route located near Palmerston North. This mountain bike only route can be used one direction. This route includes 9 trails. This route climbs 156 ft with a max elevation of 1,295 ft then descends -134 ft.
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  • Riding area
  • Primary Activity
    Mountain Bike
  • AKA
    Schools MTB Fest
  • Difficulty rating
    Green
  • Route Type
    Loop
  • eBike Allowed
  • Direction
    One Direction
  • Ridelogs
    1
More Stats for Schools MTB Fest - XCO - Short course mountain bike route
  • Avg time
    1 hr 9 min
  • Altitude min
    1,199 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,233 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,257 ft
  • Grade
    0.3%
  • Grade max
    -26.8%
  • Grade min
    17.8%
  • Distance climb
    3,563 ft
  • Distance down
    2,694 ft
  • Distance flat
    2,280 ft
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Recent Trail Reports Along Route

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Riff Raff
Jul 15, 2023 @ 2:37am
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