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North System Climb

Intermediate

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0.3 mile 0.4 kilometer point to point
86% Runnable
Intermediate

Elevation

Ascent: 123' 37 m
Descent: -5' -1 m
High: 744' 227 m
Low: 626' 191 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 9% (5°)
Max Grade: 23% (13°)

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A longer climb to access the upper North System Trails and Scenic Overlook Loop.

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One Way only (uphill). Trail System is closed when trails are muddy and during spring thaw and fall freeze. Check here for current trail conditions.

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A prolonged climb to access the North System Trails with a fun section of rollers at the start. Multiple grade reversals break up the climb and a medium radius switchback up the first pitch.

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Switchbacks a the end of the North Loop decent.
Jul 19, 2019 near Hampton, IL
Illiniwek Connector Trail bridges.
Jul 19, 2019 near Hampton, IL
Illiniwek - North Loop Climb switchback.
Jul 19, 2019 near Hampton, IL

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