3.0 miles
Distance
569 ft
Climb
-543 ft
Descent
1,085 ft
High Point

Not a rideable route, for maintenance purposes only

This is the route for leaf blowing/weed whipping. Starts at the golf driving range and is a complete loop. You will be going against traffic the entire route. Takes about 1.5hr-2hrs.

Detailed Description
South Maintenance Route is a 3 mile moderately popular extreme route located near Red Wing Minnesota. This mountain bike primary route can be used both directions and has a hard overall physical rating. This route includes 7 trails. This route climbs 569 ft with a max elevation of 1,085 ft then descends -543 ft.
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  • Riding area
  • Primary Activity
    Mountain Bike
  • Other Activities
    • Hike
  • Difficulty rating
    Double Black Diamond
  • Route Type
    Loop
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Physical rating
    Hard
More Stats for South Maintenance Route mountain bike route
  • Avg time
    10 min 49 sec
  • Altitude min
    809 ft
  • Altitude start
    809 ft
  • Altitude end
    833 ft
  • Grade
    0.2%
  • Grade max
    -69.3%
  • Grade min
    57.6%
  • Distance climb
    1 mile
  • Distance down
    1 mile
  • Distance flat
    2,323 ft

Directions

  1. Walk northwest on Bush Street Access Trail.
  2. Continue for 50 meters.
  3. Bear left onto Black Betty.
  4. Continue for 700 meters.
  5. Keep right to stay on Black Betty.
  6. Continue for 200 meters.
  7. Bear left onto Southern Cross.
  8. Continue for 50 meters.
  9. Walk south on DH Return.
  10. Continue for 50 meters.
  11. Turn right onto Black Betty.
  12. Continue for 40 meters.
  13. Keep left to take Southern Cross.
  14. Continue for 1 kilometer.
  15. Walk southwest on In Through The Out Door.
  16. Continue for 700 meters.
  17. Turn left onto All Along The Watch Tower.
  18. Continue for 90 meters.
  19. Walk west on Access Trail.
  20. Continue for 300 meters.
  21. Bear right onto Stairway To Heaven.
  22. Continue for 600 meters.
  23. Keep left to take Southern Cross.
  24. Continue for 300 meters.
  25. Walk east on DH Return Climb.
  26. Continue for 300 meters.
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