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Van Michael

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3.3 Miles 5.4 Kilometers


Singletrack

445' 135 m

Ascent

-421' -128 m

Descent

5%

Avg Grade (3°)

24%

Max Grade (14°)

1,034' 315 m

High

860' 262 m

Low

Shared By Leslie Kehmeier

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All Clear 2 days ago

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Fast and flowy. Are you ready for Kevorkian Pass and the Gravity Cavity?

Leslie Kehmeier

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Description

If the South Loop is old school, the Van Michael loop is new school. The trail, located on the west side of the system, brings plenty of ups and downs with a lot of mountain bike optimized flow.

Although mostly smooth, the trail is one of the most advanced at Blankets Creek due to the amplitude possible on this tight, twisting singletrack. Van Michael is a good dose of fun for those who don't mind feeling the burn in their legs.

Highlights include:

Kevorkian Pass - a steep, armored section of trail that has an incredible view of the lake.

The Gravity Cavity - a fast rolling section of singletrack that whips you around bermed turns and shoots you up and around the wooded hillsides in roller-coaster fashion.

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Oct 20, 2018
Steven Durr
Oct 7, 2018
Steven Durr
Aug 17, 2018
Bob Yarbrough
Jun 24, 2018
Brian Farnell
Jun 1, 2018
Allen Braswell
rode on a Monday
Apr 1, 2018
Amy Dee
3mi
Mar 16, 2018
John MTB
Jan 17, 2018
Buddin
Snowy and cold 3.5mi

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  4.9 from 22 votes

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  4.9 from 22 votes
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in Georgia

#156

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