2017 Old Copper 20 Course

• Start Line. Whitewater Center parking lot, in front of bridge.

• Head west on parking lot towards Hwy 64.

• Merge towards left to inside of guardrail along 64 West. Do not ride on Hwy 64!

• At the end of guardrail, turn left to cross over bridge.

• After bridge, continue straight on F.S. 45 gravel road.

• Turn left onto Poplar Hollow (Old West Fork) single track. 2.2 miles in.

• At top of Poplar Hollow take left at double track “T” towards Thunder Rock.

• At clearing intersection, turn right onto Chestnut trail single track.

• Continue on Chestnut until “T” double track. Turn right and merge into 100 and 65 racers.

• Continue uphill on double track.

• At top of climb, turn left onto Riverview trail.

• Follow Riverview clockwise back to Chestnut trail.

• Halfway through Riverview, take right option at “Y”, merge right when back to main trail.

• Follow Riverview until double track (Chestnut).

• Turn right onto Chestnut trail and follow a short distance to Bypass trail.

• Turn left onto Bypass trail.

• Follow Bypass trail to Quartz trail.

• When trail “T’s”, turn right onto Quartz Loop trail.

• Follow Quartz Loop counter-clockwise.

• Exit Quartz loop, continue straight, then exiting to F.S. 221.

• Aid Station — 13.1 miles in — drop bag location.

• Turn right (straight) onto F.S. 221 and follow a short distance to F.S. 45.

• Turn right on F.S. 45.

• Follow F.S. 45 fire road downhill to Poplar Hollow.

• Re-enter Poplar Hollow to the right.

• At top of Poplar Hollow take left at double track “T” towards Thunder Rock.

• At clearing intersection, turn left onto Thunder Rock Express trail single track (merging with 100 and 65 racers).

• Follow Thunder Rock Express downhill to F.S. 45.

• Turn right onto F.S. 45, pass the powerhouse, and cross bridge to Hwy 64.

• Turn right — before pavement — to inside of guardrail onto path to the inside of Hwy 64 and follow back to Whitewater Center and Finish Line. Do not ride on Hwy 64!