14 miles
Distance
3,664 ft
Climb
-3,624 ft
Descent
1 miles
High Point

A figure 8:
Climb Ranger summit
Descent Bobcat
Ride Ridgeback to Snake and Ladders
Up to the top of Strange Brew and descent back to the WBC parking lot.

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Trails in Route

Details

  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Route Type
    Loop
  • Bike type
    XC
  • Direction
    One Direction
  • Physical rating
    Hard
More Stats for WBC-Figure8 mountain bike route
  • Altitude min
    4,621 ft
  • Altitude start
    4,621 ft
  • Altitude end
    4,661 ft
  • Grade
    0.055%
  • Grade max
    -38.132%
  • Grade min
    32.156%
  • Distance climb
    7 miles
  • Distance down
    6 miles
  • Distance flat
    4,957 ft
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Layers winter
Trail Style
  • ?
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail transparency
Shralpin' Strange Brew at West Bragg
Shralpin' Strange Brew at West Bragg
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Jul 8, 2017
Ridgeback 3 from YYCMTB
Ridgeback 3 from YYCMTB
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May 11, 2017
This is a poorly shot edit of the Ridgeback 3 descent from the junction with Snakes & Ladders.

Recent Trail Reports Along Route

traildateconditiondescription
Boundary Ridge
Jan 27, 2018 @ 8:31pm
Jan 27, 2018
Lots of hard ice, generally hard conditions that can be enjoyed on regular width tires. Studs are basically mandatory though.
Ranger Summit
Jan 27, 2018 @ 8:24pm
Jan 27, 2018
Running great on a regular mountain bike with 2.25" Ice Spiker tires. No need for floating, it's fast and slick on glare ice.
Strange Brew
Jan 20, 2018 @ 1:19pm
Jan 20, 2018
Studs recommended. A few icy sections from the Snowy Intersections downward.
Snakes & Ladders
Jan 14, 2018 @ 5:13pm
Jan 14, 2018
Do not ride. Nasty bumpy.
Bobcat
Dec 22, 2017 @ 8:25am
Dec 22, 2017
From GBCTA: CAUTION: Snow covering existing ICY patches reporter
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