Elevation gain 520m
Sonora, TX to Junction, TX
Race Format: Solo EnduroSurface: 100% tarmac
Transfer: Leasburg Dam to Sonora, TX 679km
Starting at the southwestern edge of the famed Texas Hill Country, stage 5’s route combines desolate ranch roads and the rolling hills that the area is known for. It offers a good preview of the next day's challenging stage and will help the teams sort out their strategies.