TRANS NEVADA TRAIL 2021
TNT Route Pros
The TNT is easier to ride self supported than the Comstock EPIC route.
The TNT route connects the resupply towns of Austin and Eureka.
Possible to stay at motel/guest ranch every night with one 106 mile segment.
The TNT avoids the huge (E2W) Comstock EPIC hike-a-bike over the Ophir Pass (NF-017 Road).
The (E2W) TNT includes the Project Shoal Atomic Detonation Site.
The TNT has a little less climbing than the Comstock EPIC route.
TNT Route Cons
More pavement riding (i.e. SR-722), than the Comstock EPIC route.
The TNT does not include the Flume Trail.
The TNT bypasses Virginia City.
TNT BRASS TACKS
West to East
The following distances & climbing totals are the minimum. With cycle computer variation, resupply detours and unforeseen route changes the following distances & climbing totals will likely increase.
East to West
MAP & GPX TNT - east-to-west - January 2021 Revised Route (yes, there is a slight difference between W2E & E2W)