DH 5

DH 5, a blue, isn’t as technical as the other trails, making it a great warmup progression following DH 6.

Mountain Biking Difficult

Distance
1.4 km
Ascent
0 m
Descent
113 m
Duration
0-1 hrs
Low Point
322 m
High Point
436 m
Gradient
DH 5 Map

DH 5 has high berms, rock features, kickers, and rock ledges. The builders did a good job of utilizing some of the natural rock features into the trail. This is a good progression from the green DH 6 to the more technical trails.

Difficulty

Difficult

Mostly stable trail tread with some variability featuring larger and more unavoidable obstacles that may include, but not be limited to: bigger stones, roots, steps, and narrow curves. Compared to lower intermediate, technical difficulty is more advanced and grades of slopes are steeper. Ideal for upper intermediate riders.

High Exposure

3 out of 4

Some trail sections have exposed ledges or steep ascents/descents where falling could cause serious injury.

Remoteness

1 out of 4

Close to help in case of emergency.

Best time to visit

January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November, December

Features

  • Flow
  • Technical
  • Picturesque
  • Shuttle-run
  • Singletrack
  • In the forest
  • Wet-weather friendly
  • Jumps
  • Rock Gardens

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