27 miles
Distance
5,545 ft
Climb
-7,651 ft
Descent
2,649 ft
High Point

Be careful of your route finding on base property or you might end up with an expensive ticket.
Do not attempt if you are a beginner/intermediate rider or if you suck at navigation. NOTHING is marked on the RIDGE.

The near Ultimate Point to Point Shuttle route that covers all the major trail on the Ridge except for Pick&Shovel, Employees Only, UnderCover Buddy. These trails are not on trailforks since they tresspass across BASE property. You'll need to search Strava segments to find them.

If you do, Ride it like this: After the Chrome/Seeley climb, return to the Moto exit and ride it to Employees Only entrance. Descend EO till it intersects middle Pick. turn right and do a short hike. At the Rusty Truck turn left, and descend UnderCover Buddy to the intersection with the Connector and Pick &Shovel. follow the Connector traverse back to Morning Glory/Botanicals. Climb MG/Botanicals back to the top oif the ridge to descend FireBreak. Continue on with the ride (but feel free to trim the full shooters climb to MG/Botanicals descent).

Best descents on the Ridge are What, Firebreak, Chrome, Employees Only, and Bombers in no particular order. All very advanced riding.

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1 Review & Comments

  • + 0
flag laksboy (Nov 29, 2018 at 8:37)
 All the "good" trails on the Ridge have been hidden on TF. This route includes about half of them. Use Strava heatmaps for the best overview of routes.
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Details

  • Riding area
  • Difficulty rating
    Black Diamond
  • Route Type
    Shuttled
  • Bike type
    AM
  • Direction
    One Direction
  • Physical rating
    Extreme
More Stats for Ultimate Ridge Shuttle Route mountain bike route
  • Altitude change
    -2,106 ft
  • Altitude min
    283 ft
  • Altitude start
    2,400 ft
  • Altitude end
    294 ft
  • Grade
    -1.496%
  • Grade max
    -54.99%
  • Grade min
    37.546%
  • Distance climb
    12 miles
  • Distance down
    13 miles
  • Distance flat
    1 miles
Avg: 5 (2 votes)
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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
LEGEND
Trail Difficulties
  • Access Road/Trail
  • White
  • Green
  • Blue
  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

Trail Report Status
  • Clear / Green
  • Minor Issue / Yellow
  • Significant Issue / Amber
  • Closed or Major Issue / Red

  • Land Owner Overlay
  • Wilderness (typically no bikes in USA)
  • BLM (public)
  • USFS (Wildlife sanctuaries darker than usfs)
  • State land
  • Indigenous
  • Military
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
  • Map Markers
  • trail Trail Head
  • photo Photo
  • place Directory Listing
  • region Riding Area
  • TTF TTF
  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
  • Information Information
  • Warning Warning
  • Directions Directions
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • Gate Gate
  • Camping Camping
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Other Other
Trail transparency

Recent Trail Reports Along Route

traildateconditiondescription
Elevator
Dec 6, 2018 @ 12:48pm
Dec 6, 2018
Shooters
Dec 6, 2018 @ 12:48pm
Dec 6, 2018
TV Tower Road
Dec 6, 2018 @ 12:48pm
Dec 6, 2018
Stenner Flow
Dec 6, 2018 @ 12:48pm
Dec 6, 2018
Jailbreak - The Eucs
Dec 6, 2018 @ 12:48pm
Dec 6, 2018
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