6 miles
Distance
2,634 ft
Climb
-2,634 ft
Descent
1,319 ft
High Point

My first route attempt - pretty unpleasant I must say!

The climb turns nasty up snake charmer but once at the summit, it's long technical downs: T3 & Vertigo. Some average traversing after popping out in suburbia (eek!), but it culminates in faster technical descents with Live Wires

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Details

  • Riding area
  • Primary Activity
    Mountain Bike
  • Difficulty rating
    Black Diamond
  • Route Type
    Loop
  • Bike type
    DH, AM
  • Direction
    One Direction
  • Physical rating
    Hard
  • Ridelogs
    3
More Stats for Some tasty tech runs - with a nasty climb mountain bike route
  • Altitude min
    390 ft
  • Altitude start
    390 ft
  • Altitude end
    390 ft
  • Grade max
    -66.613%
  • Grade min
    77.605%
  • Distance climb
    3 miles
  • Distance down
    3 miles
  • Distance flat
    3,416 ft
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