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3 Mile Smile

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 4.2 from 6 votes
blue  Intermediate from 2 votes
Rank: #15 in the Lake Mead and Las Vegas area
#18 in NV, #1,581 Overall
Views: 1,142. Last 30 days: 50
Trail near Las Vegas,  area, 
“An excellent 3 mile descent that will keep you grinning.”
Markk Knowles on Apr 8, 2013
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4.87.8 milesKilometers 47’14 m Ascent 4,861’1,482 m High 4% Avg Grade (2°)
Singletrack Type -947’-289 m Descent 3,961’1,207 m Low 11% Max Grade (6°)
The trail starts from a nice viewpoint and leads downhill to 4.8 miles of smiles. Yep that's 1.8 bonus miles compared to the name of this trail!

Take Badger Pass up for a loop or ride 3 Mile Smile up and back.
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4.6 (7)
Challenging and technical; a popular Las Vegas area trail system.
near Las Vegas, NV
4.0 (8)
An excellent romp that starts with several miles of moderate climbing and gre...
near Las Vegas, NV
3.8 (5)
A great 10+ mile ride that encompasses a large portion of the trail system in...
near Las Vegas, NV

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PHOTOS of 3 Mile Smile
 3.7 from 3 votes
Techno joins 3 Mile Smile (Las Vegas, NV)
 3.0 from 3 votes
Start of short White Rhino section. Steeper, looser, rockier, funner. (Las Vegas, NV)
 2.7 from 3 votes
Badger Pass Trail start from parking (Las Vegas, NV)
 2.7 from 3 votes
Heading for lower tunnel at Badger Pass trail start (Las Vegas, NV)
 2.3 from 3 votes
Took a left after switchbacks, up 3 Mile Smile (Las Vegas, NV)
 2.3 from 3 votes
Top of 3 Mile Smile, now turn around and go back! (Las Vegas, NV)
 2.3 from 3 votes
Switchbacks down to 3 Mile Smile (Las Vegas, NV)
 2.3 from 3 votes
Option on the descent - Stay left (Las Vegas, NV)
 2.3 from 3 votes
More of the switchbacks (Las Vegas, NV)
 2.3 from 3 votes
Entry to upper tunnel. Stay right after tunnel and stay on singletrack b... (Las Vegas, NV)
 2.3 from 3 votes
3 Mile Smile (Las Vegas, NV)
 2.3 from 3 votes
2nd option, stay left (Las Vegas, NV)
 2.0 from 3 votes
Start of 3 Mile Smile descent (Las Vegas, NV)
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