7.8 miles
Distance
419 ft
Climb
-5,074 ft
Descent
00:59:24
Avg time

Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    DH, AM
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #58549 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    60 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

This is the trail used for the PEru mega avalanche race. The race starts across the pass on the high open slope and then funnels onto this trail. It goes by old ruins. has awesome single track, a couple jumps. Great trail.

Traditionally Indigenous Territory
More Stats for Peru Mega Avalanche Trail mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    -4,655 ft
  • Altitude min
    9,449 ft
  • Altitude max
    14,104 ft
  • Altitude start
    14,104 ft
  • Altitude end
    9,449 ft
  • Grade
    -11.298%
  • Grade max
    -45.685%
  • Grade min
    38.317%
  • Distance climb
    1 mile
  • Distance down
    7 miles
  • Distance flat
    616 ft
  • Avg time
    00:59:24
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Status:
on May 2, 2018
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      Peru Mega... Trail Reports

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      May 2, 2018 @ 5:05pm
      May 2, 2018
      This trail easily has a dozen paved road crossings, so be sure to check for vehicular traffic before bombing across the road. Either that or come...
      Nov 3, 2017 @ 4:51pm
      Nov 3, 2017
      one of the best trails in the world. straight up.
      Jul 13, 2016 @ 8:07pm
      Jul 13, 2016
      A few wet spots
      Jul 13, 2016 @ 8:06pm
      Jul 13, 2016
      Some wet spots, mostly dry
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

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      • 0 rides
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      6 Months
      • 1 rides
      • 7 miles avg distance
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      • 15 rides
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      Feb 28, 2019 @ 9:35am
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      Jun 30, 2018 @ 1:57pm
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      Jun 30, 2018 @ 1:57pm
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      Jun 30, 2018 @ 1:57pm
      Jun 30, 2018

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