START: Roadside turnout, 100m west of 594 Ave. & 280 St.
DISTANCE: 16.5 km
DIFFICULTY RATING: 3
FASTEST RECORDED TIME IN 2017: 0:58:46
PACE: 3:34 per km/5:44 per mile
DESCRIPTION: This leg is generally flat with a slight uphill grade. It follows the Highwood River over open terrain in the foothills. The surface is asphalt.