Race Loop

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Rank: #2 in the Reveille Peak Ranch area
#34 in TX, #1,197 Overall
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Featured Ride in the area near Burnet,
“Want to experience everything the Hill Country has to offer in an hour or two? This is it!”
Brian Weaver on Mar 15, 2013
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5.48.7 milesKilometers 496’151 m Ascent 1,143’348 m High 3% Avg Grade (2°)
100% Singletrack -491’-150 m Descent 996’304 m Low 13% Max Grade (7°)
Overview
If you wanted to experience everything the Hill Country has to offer in an hour or two, this is the trail for you.
Need To Know
Trails Hours:
Friday: dawn dusk (season pass holders sign in; all others call ahead 512-755-4417)
Saturday: dawn dusk
Sunday: dawn dusk
Monday-Thursday: by appointment; call 512-755-4417
Note: trail availability may be limited during large racing events; please check event listings for updates

Register online for a Saturday/Sunday day pass; call 512-755-4417 to schedule a day pass Monday-Friday.

Office Hours:
8 am-6 pm (check in at the Silo when you arrive at RPR)

Fee:
Gate fee is $10 per person ($5 for 12 and under). See camping fees here

Camping:
Camping is available on Friday and Saturday nights (first-come, first-served). Groups can reserve by calling 512-914-9411. Sunday Thursday camping by appointment only. If you are camping and arriving after 6 pm Friday or 5 pm Saturday, you must be pre-registered to camp or call 512-755-4417 in advance. Please plan to arrive at RPR by 10 pm at the latest.
Description
On this trail, you'll experience flowy wooded sections as well as challenging rock gardens to keep you on your toes.

The most common route is to head left when it forks and go in the clockwise direction. You'll pass signage for the various loops that branch off and then rejoin the race loop. Feel free to explore those as well, but know that the race loop in itself is enough to test your skills and stamina!

Lot of tight, technical singletrack in the first half followed by a second half of beautiful in the woods climbing.
History & Background
Reveille Peak Ranch is the Texas Hill Country at its best, combining a love for the land with the spirit of adventure. A 1,300-acre outdoor event, adventure and education center just outside of Burnet, Reveille Peak Ranch is less than an hour from Austin. Whether youre looking for some of the best mountain bike/running trails in Texas, exciting outdoor recreation, some of the clearest SCUBA diving in Central Texas or a full-service venue to host an eventfor dozens or thousandsReveille Peak Ranch provides an experience like no other.

Mountain biking over rugged granite outcrops, trail running through the gorgeous landscape, canoeing or fishing on our private lake, or just kicking back to enjoy the scenery, Reveille Peak Ranch offers activities for guests of all agesand reminds us why the Central Texas lifestyle is so special.
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3.0 (1)
This fast, flowy trail makes RPR a one stop shop!
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