START: Highwood Meadows parking lot
DISTANCE: 9.3 km
DIFFICULTY RATING: 2-3
FASTEST RECORDED TIME IN 2019: 30:23
PACE: 3:14 per km/5:12 per mile
DESCRIPTION: This leg is short, fast, and straight downhill with a total elevation loss of 340m. The scenery is breathtaking. The surface is older asphalt but is quite smooth.