9 miles
Distance
1,552 ft
Climb
-1,538 ft
Descent
1 miles
High Point

This is a 15km loop ride from SIpi River Lodge. It is a beautiful ride that takes you up to the top of the upper waterfall for an incredible view. This can be the first loop of a longer ride or just a nice short ride. The first 5km are uphill on tar then dirt road and then it becomes some really nice single track.

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Details

  • Riding area
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Route Type
    Loop
  • eBike Allowed
  • Bike type
    AM, XC, Gravel
  • Direction
    One Direction
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
More Stats for Sipi Falls 15km XC loop. mountain bike route
  • Altitude min
    5,850 ft
  • Altitude start
    5,925 ft
  • Altitude end
    5,939 ft
  • Grade
    0.03%
  • Grade max
    -39.677%
  • Grade min
    32.299%
  • Distance climb
    4 miles
  • Distance down
    4 miles
  • Distance flat
    1,954 ft
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  • Wilderness (typically no bikes in USA)
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Trail Conditions
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  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
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  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
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