Javelin (Forum Supporter)
Javelin (Forum Supporter) GRM+ Memberand MegaDork
9/13/21 5:56 p.m.

Maryhill Loops Road is the oldest paved road in Washington state and was considered an engineering marvel, leading the engineer to construct many of the first roads throughout the Pacific Northwest. Featuring 25 turns (8 of them 180 degree switchbacks) in a little over 2 miles, the remaining road is a private one used for hillclimbs and the downhill longboarding world championship. Audi Club NW hosted a Tour up the road and we attended. Here's the result:

 

 

bgkast
bgkast GRM+ Memberand PowerDork
9/13/21 6:03 p.m.

Looks like fun! I need to get out there and watch (or participate in) the hill climb.

Javelin (Forum Supporter)
Javelin (Forum Supporter) GRM+ Memberand MegaDork
9/13/21 6:22 p.m.
bgkast said:

Looks like fun! I need to get out there and watch (or participate in) the hill climb.

The actual hill climb is literally this weekend (Sept 18/19)

bgkast
bgkast GRM+ Memberand PowerDork
9/13/21 6:34 p.m.

Looks like it might be the 2nd and 3rd of October. https://sovrenracing.org/maryhill-hill-climb/

 

I think I ll do it!

bgkast
bgkast GRM+ Memberand PowerDork
9/13/21 6:52 p.m.

No, it looks like you are right. There is two this this fall and one in the spring.

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