21.8 miles
Distance
1,745 ft
Climb
-1,750 ft
Descent
1,633 ft
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22-mile cross-country route at Wilson State Park.

Detailed Description
Switchgrass Epic is a 22 mile moderately popular intermediate route located near Salina Kansas. This mountain bike only route. This route includes 8 trails. This route climbs 1,745 ft with a max elevation of 1,633 ft then descends -1,750 ft.
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  • Riding area
  • Primary Activity
    Mountain Bike
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Ridelogs
    6
More Stats for Switchgrass Epic mountain bike route
  • Avg time
    3 hr 1 min
  • Altitude change
    -4 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,516 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,556 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,552 ft
  • Grade
    -0%
  • Grade max
    -25.8%
  • Grade min
    30.5%
  • Distance climb
    8 miles
  • Distance down
    7 miles
  • Distance flat
    7 miles
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Switchgrass Epic Mountain Bike Trail
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