3.5 miles
206 ft
-2,905 ft
Avg time

Rhododendron Details

  • Riding area
  • Difficulty rating
    Black Diamond
  • Trail type
  • Bike type
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Only
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
  • Physical rating
  • Season
    Late Spring or Summer
  • TTFs on trail
    Bridge, Drop, Jump, Rock Face, Skinny, Wallride
  • Global Ranking

2013 French part of the UCI DH World Cup, starts very steep, very rocky, with some man made wooden jumps that just drop off, as well as some long fast dirt tables. It then narrows onto a very fast smooth dash across the valley, as it moves back onto some easier surfaces similar to the first section. Lastly it gets very hard, muddy, drops, trees and roots, you have to go fast to be able to ride it comfortably. After this you explode out of the forest towards the giant kicker and drop down into the finishing slope.

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More Stats for Rhododendron mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -2,699 ft
  • Altitude min
    1.1 miles
  • Altitude max
    1.7 miles
  • Altitude start
    1.7 miles
  • Altitude end
    1.2 miles
  • Grade max
  • Grade min
  • Distance climb
    2,014 ft
  • Distance down
    3.0 miles
  • Distance flat
    778 ft
  • Avg time
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Avg: 4 (1 votes)

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