12.5 miles
Distance
1,147 ft
Climb
-1,150 ft
Descent
929 ft
High Point

One of three popular loops in the Wadi, this one being the middle ground of distance and technical difficulty. Add any of the smaller micro loops/trails (Puppy Canyon, Wabba, Revolution, etc) to spice it up further.

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The Long Loop is a 12 mile moderately popular intermediate route located near Cairo. This mountain bike only route can be used both directions. This route includes 10 trails. This route climbs 1,147 ft with a max elevation of 929 ft then descends -1,150 ft.
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  • Riding area
  • Primary Activity
    Mountain Bike
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Route Type
    Loop
  • Direction
    Both Directions
More Stats for The Long Loop mountain bike route
  • Altitude min
    262 ft
  • Altitude start
    266 ft
  • Altitude end
    262 ft
  • Grade
    -0%
  • Grade max
    -38.9%
  • Grade min
    28%
  • Distance climb
    5 miles
  • Distance down
    5 miles
  • Distance flat
    2 miles
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Jan 11, 2018 @ 10:55pm
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