10 miles
Distance
1,225 ft
Climb
-1,226 ft
Descent
838 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.

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Details

  • Riding area
  • Primary Activity
    Mountain Bike
  • Difficulty rating
    Black Diamond
  • Route Type
    Loop
  • Bike type
    AM, XC
  • Direction
    One Direction
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
More Stats for SUGAR BOTTOM BABY mountain bike route
  • Altitude min
    692 ft
  • Altitude start
    711 ft
  • Altitude end
    712 ft
  • Grade max
    -40.2%
  • Grade min
    36.7%
  • Distance climb
    4 miles
  • Distance down
    4 miles
  • Distance flat
    2 miles
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