9.8 miles
Distance
1,030 ft
Climb
-1,031 ft
Descent
814 ft
High Point

A nice 10 mile loop through the Sugar Bottoms area, you get the best of the area and pretty much ride all of the trails, skipping just a few along the way. This seems to be the best way to ride the loop vs going in the opposite direction.

Detailed Description
SUGAR BOTTOM BABY is a 10 mile popular expert route located near Solon Iowa. This mountain bike only route can be used one direction and has a moderate overall physical rating. This route includes 22 trails. This route climbs 1,030 ft with a max elevation of 814 ft then descends -1,031 ft.
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Trails in Route

Access Road1,302 ft
Fire Road66 ft
2012,536 ft
2032,477 ft
201495 ft
2044,196 ft
2011,476 ft
2052,129 ft
201735 ft
3013,852 ft
3032,733 ft
301505 ft
3045,144 ft
Access Road479 ft
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1041 mile
10133 ft
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1014,426 ft
Access Road4,042 ft

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  • Riding area
  • Primary Activity
    Mountain Bike
  • Difficulty rating
    Black Diamond
  • Route Type
    Loop
  • Bike type
    AM, XC
  • Direction
    One Direction
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
  • Ridelogs
    2
More Stats for SUGAR BOTTOM BABY mountain bike route
  • Avg time
    1 hr 24 min
  • Altitude min
    695 ft
  • Altitude start
    712 ft
  • Altitude end
    712 ft
  • Grade
    -0%
  • Grade max
    -23.5%
  • Grade min
    28.8%
  • Distance climb
    4 miles
  • Distance down
    4 miles
  • Distance flat
    2 miles
Avg: 5 (1 votes)
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Sugar Bottom 300 series
Sugar Bottom 300 series
trail: 301
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Dirt Jump 101
Dirt Jump 101
trail: 101
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Aug 21, 2008
a mix of dirtjumping the location is not true....

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