Moab to St. George – Leg 9
This leg boasts the steepest and longest climb with over 3500 feet of climbing over the 29 miles. You will start climbing immediately out of Panguitch entering the Dixie National Forest as the high desert landscape turns to mountain. Enjoy a short flat area as you bike around the scenic Panguitch lake at mileage 15.7. Continue the climbing as you reach above the 10,000 foot mark.
Elevation Map – Leg 9
- 0.0 Continue south on Main St in Panguitch/UT-143
- 29.4 Arrive to Cedar Breaks Exchange
Parking and Notes – Exchange 9
Parking: Park on large gravel parking area on left of road.
This Exchange is the highest elevation on the course at 10,080 feet. There are no amenities available. Be prepared for possible cold (and even snow)!