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Favorite Monarch Crest
Difficult

Monarch Crest - IMBA EPIC

36.2 mi 58.3 km 2,035' Up 620.31 m Up 5,890' Down 1795.37 m Down

Whitepine, CO
Favorite Just another flowy section on the colorado tail cutting through the aspens
Intermediate

Buffalo Creek Big Loop - IMBA EPIC

24.3 mi 39.1 km 2,496' Up 760.65 m Up 2,496' Down 760.66 m Down

Pine, CO
Favorite Yup, it really looks like that.  For miles.
Intermediate/Difficult

Tahoe Rim & Flume Trail via Tahoe Meadows - IMBA EPIC

24.6 mi 39.6 km 1,455' Up 443.45 m Up 3,861' Down 1176.83 m Down

Incline…, NV
Favorite Cody Olsen races the sun as Mount St. Helens looms over the valley of death. Seen to the right is the famous explosive face where the landslide and explosion happened.
Difficult

Ape Canyon to Plains of Abraham - IMBA EPIC

20.4 mi 32.9 km 2,648' Up 806.97 m Up 2,647' Down 806.84 m Down

Amboy, WA
Favorite Always great to see the gnomes on Mohican State Park MTB Trail.  They provide a nice energy boost!
Difficult

Mohican Mountain Bike Trail - IMBA EPIC

23.1 mi 37.1 km 1,655' Up 504.42 m Up 1,655' Down 504.55 m Down

Loudonv…, OH
Favorite Fall on the South Boundary Trail
Difficult

South Boundary Trail #164 - IMBA EPIC

21.4 mi 34.4 km 1,608' Up 490.05 m Up 4,384' Down 1336.37 m Down

Angel Fire, NM
Favorite View from the Plunge to Lake Isabella
Difficult

Cannell Trail - IMBA EPIC

25.5 mi 41.1 km 1,718' Up 523.56 m Up 8,030' Down 2447.56 m Down

Kernville, CA
Favorite Jeremy takes in the view from the lookout about 1 mile into the ride. Expect pretty spectacular views from the JEM Trail!
Intermediate/Difficult

Hurricane Rim Loop - IMBA EPIC

24.1 mi 38.8 km 1,523' Up 464.21 m Up 1,526' Down 464.99 m Down

LaVerkin, UT
Favorite Killing it as always on Stone Temple.
Difficult

Curt Gowdy State Park - IMBA EPIC

25.2 mi 40.6 km 2,844' Up 866.88 m Up 2,846' Down 867.59 m Down

Cheyenne, WY
Favorite Ground cover on the Bull Mountain Connector
Difficult

Bull and Jake Mountain - IMBA EPIC

25.2 mi 40.6 km 2,859' Up 871.57 m Up 2,856' Down 870.42 m Down

Dahlonega, GA
Favorite 6 Hours of Warrior Creek (April). Photo by Ryan Sigsbey
Intermediate

Kerr Scott - IMBA EPIC

33.0 mi 53.1 km 1,860' Up 566.83 m Up 1,774' Down 540.67 m Down

Cricket, NC
Favorite A pedaler and her pooches soak up the last rays of summer on the Colorado Trail.
Difficult

Colorado Trail: The Entire MTB Route - IMBA EPIC

549.3 mi 884.0 km 71,117' Up 21676.5 m Up 69,664' Down 21233.6 m Down

Roxboro…, CO
Favorite The Bumble Bee segment of the Black Canyon trail has an abundance of giant saguaros.
Intermediate/Difficult

Black Canyon Trail (BCT) - IMBA EPIC

77.5 mi 124.8 km 3,897' Up 1187.88 m Up 6,640' Down 2023.97 m Down

Spring…, AZ
Favorite Near the top of the Wasatch Crest Trail, looking down into Big Cottonwood Canyon.
Difficult

Park City Epic - IMBA EPIC

25.6 mi 41.2 km 3,518' Up 1072.37 m Up 3,575' Down 1089.63 m Down

Park City, UT
Favorite Views and wildflowers abound during a crisp springtime ride on the divide.
Intermediate/Difficult

Bangtail Divide - IMBA EPIC

25.0 mi 40.2 km 3,611' Up 1100.51 m Up 3,309' Down 1008.66 m Down

Bozeman, MT
Favorite The 2006 SWorks along the Goodwater Loop with Lake Georgetown and the prehistoric
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Native American shelter and burned midden in the background.
Difficult

Goodwater Loop of Lake Georgetown - IMBA EPIC

26.3 mi 42.2 km 837' Up 255 m Up 842' Down 256.5 m Down

Serenada, TX
Favorite View from the top of the first climb out of the Highway 27 (Fishing Village) Trailhead.
Intermediate/Difficult

Womble Trail - IMBA EPIC

35.5 mi 57.2 km 4,093' Up 1247.68 m Up 3,748' Down 1142.3 m Down

Mount Ida, AR
Favorite Hanging gardens and rock walls are common on the Dread and Terror section of North Umpqua.
Difficult

North Umpqua - IMBA EPIC

71.8 mi 115.5 km 4,143' Up 1262.73 m Up 7,880' Down 2401.78 m Down

Crater…, OR
Favorite It gets tight and technical on the Rock Lake trail
Intermediate/Difficult

Rock Lake - IMBA EPIC

27.0 mi 43.4 km 1,524' Up 464.63 m Up 1,524' Down 464.46 m Down

Namakagon, WI
Favorite A few creek crossing on a hot day are certainly welcome.  Stony Run trail.
Intermediate/Difficult

Douthat State Park - IMBA EPIC

18.6 mi 30.0 km 3,427' Up 1044.67 m Up 3,423' Down 1043.31 m Down

Clifton…, VA
Favorite Evening ride on mid-mountain, Park City.
Intermediate/Difficult

Mid Mountain Loop - IMBA EPIC

22.9 mi 36.8 km 2,307' Up 703.06 m Up 2,351' Down 716.44 m Down

Park City, UT
Favorite There aren't many technical sections on Grand Gap.  The ones that you will find travel through spectacular settings.
Intermediate

Big South Fork - IMBA EPIC

34.2 mi 55.0 km 2,249' Up 685.54 m Up 2,256' Down 687.53 m Down

Oneida, TN
Favorite Late fall conditions can get a bit winery on O'Leary Ridge trail.
Difficult

O'Leary Trail Loop - IMBA EPIC

19.7 mi 31.7 km 4,170' Up 1271.06 m Up 5,502' Down 1676.95 m Down

McKenzi…, OR
Favorite Best partner you could ask for..
Difficult

Surveyor's Ridge - IMBA EPIC

20.4 mi 32.9 km 3,133' Up 955.01 m Up 3,506' Down 1068.72 m Down

Odell, OR
Favorite Blooming bear grass along the Waldo Lake trail.
Intermediate

Waldo Lake Loop - IMBA EPIC

20.3 mi 32.7 km 1,081' Up 329.49 m Up 1,075' Down 327.65 m Down

Oakridge, OR
Favorite One of the highlights of the 11-mile ridge run on the Southern Traverse
Difficult

Southern Traverse - IMBA EPIC

36.4 mi 58.5 km 3,946' Up 1202.66 m Up 3,970' Down 1209.96 m Down

Verona, VA
Favorite Rattling Creek Trail
Difficult

Rattling Creek - IMBA EPIC

22.3 mi 35.8 km 1,739' Up 530.07 m Up 1,738' Down 529.64 m Down

Lykens, PA
Favorite Airtime is possible towards the bottom of  Fire Tower trail.
Difficult

Upper Buffalo Headwaters - IMBA EPIC

20.2 mi 32.5 km 2,194' Up 668.63 m Up 2,202' Down 671.15 m Down

Jasper, AR
Favorite Time to get serious about the climb up the the glacier. The last day is the biggest on the Laugavegur Route.
Difficult

Laugavegur Route - IMBA EPIC

53.7 mi 86.5 km 7,572' Up 2307.85 m Up 9,432' Down 2874.78 m Down

Selfoss, IS
Favorite Along the trail formerly known as the white trail in this area.
Difficult

Ellicottville Loop - IMBA EPIC

29.9 mi 48.1 km 3,127' Up 953.07 m Up 3,134' Down 955.28 m Down

Little…, NY
Favorite Don't try this at home!
Difficult

Armstrong to Strawberry - IMBA EPIC

38.7 mi 62.3 km 4,692' Up 1430.06 m Up 6,637' Down 2022.84 m Down

South L…, CA
Favorite Riding through China Wall
Intermediate/Difficult

Maah Daah Hey - IMBA EPIC

96.7 mi 155.7 km 8,170' Up 2490.08 m Up 8,706' Down 2653.62 m Down

Medora, ND
Favorite Fast and smooth section of Third Divide Trail.
Difficult

Big Boulder from Gold Valley Rim Trail - IMBA EPIC

21.7 mi 35.0 km 1,498' Up 456.53 m Up 5,662' Down 1725.87 m Down

Downiev…, CA
Favorite Into the arroyo.
Difficult

Fresno-Sauceda Loop - IMBA EPIC

59.0 mi 95.0 km 3,914' Up 1192.96 m Up 3,916' Down 1193.6 m Down

Lajitas, TX
Favorite Descending into a scenic valley on the Daovs Epic Ride.
Intermediate/Difficult

Alps Trail Davos - IMBA EPIC

25.8 mi 41.5 km 2,891' Up 881.3 m Up 7,800' Down 2377.45 m Down

Davos, CH
Favorite Traversing Mt PLewman on the Seven Summits trail.
Intermediate/Difficult

Seven Summits - IMBA EPIC

22.0 mi 35.4 km 3,488' Up 1063.01 m Up 6,269' Down 1910.69 m Down

Rossland, BC
Favorite Such a mellow and relaxing ride.
Difficult

Galena Grinder - IMBA EPIC

25.6 mi 41.1 km 3,056' Up 931.47 m Up 3,047' Down 928.59 m Down

Sun Valley, ID
Favorite Three Bridges
Difficult

Rothrock TrailMix - IMBA EPIC

36.3 mi 58.4 km 4,220' Up 1286.26 m Up 4,215' Down 1284.59 m Down

Boalsburg, PA
Favorite The Stairway to Heaven makes a fun technical challenge along the Scrappy Mountain Loop.
Intermediate/Difficult

Syllamo Full Tour - IMBA EPIC

49.3 mi 79.4 km 4,553' Up 1387.81 m Up 4,557' Down 1388.83 m Down

Mountai…, AR
Favorite Huckleberry - a pedal-fest on Spruce Mountain
Difficult

Spruce Knob to Seneca Creek - IMBA EPIC

17.6 mi 28.4 km 1,944' Up 592.49 m Up 1,950' Down 594.21 m Down

Franklin, WV