10 miles
Distance
780 ft
Climb
-780 ft
Descent
1,524 ft
High Point

South Mountain intro ride for beginners / lower intermediate riders. A few short steep wash crossings will test your power surge.

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  • Riding area
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Route Type
    Out & Back
  • Bike type
    XC
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Physical rating
    Easy
  • Ridelogs
    126
More Stats for SoMo: DC Beginner/Intermediate Loop mountain bike route
  • Altitude min
    1,336 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,391 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,391 ft
  • Grade max
    -10.743%
  • Grade min
    15.084%
  • Distance climb
    4 miles
  • Distance down
    4 miles
  • Distance flat
    1 miles
Avg: 4 (1 votes)
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Trail Conditions
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  • Snow Packed
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