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World's Greatest

 10 votes

2.6 Miles 4.1 Kilometers


Singletrack

13' 4 m

Ascent

-977' -298 m

Descent

7,810' 2,380 m

High

6,845' 2,086 m

Low

7%

Avg Grade (4°)

16%

Max Grade (9°)

All Clear

37 days agoUpdate

Maybe not the "World's Greatest", but damn good fun!

Michael John

Overview

Closed Dec 15-Apr 15 every year.

Description

After some fast, flat initial riding, the first downhill section is quite steep with lots of loose rocks. It's short and definitely the hardest part of this trail, so if you don't like it, don't despair. After that, the trail is firm dirt all the way.

You'll drop down very steep, but very tacky dirt, only to ascend the same (though generally shorter) hill on the other side of ravines and ridges several times. Super fun to build a ton of speed when you have a clear view of the runout and launch up the hills after screaming down one. Don't panic and don't lock the brakes!

Near the end, you'll pass Elmer's on the way to Pole Road. This last stretch through valley bottoms is fast and full of whoop-di-doos that will put a smile on your face.

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Aug 29, 2017
Raúl Gross
Ascended first half mile from North, then Tick Alley.
Jul 29, 2017
Peter Ericson
Jul 10, 2017
Jonathon Johnson
Jun 12, 2017
Mahan Kick
Jun 1, 2017
Reed Harrington
May 21, 2017
Raúl Gross
Fun descent. Very eroded at steep section before junction with Elmer
Oct 2, 2016
Ryan Hofman
moon dust 2.6mi
Jun 4, 2016
Tom McWhite

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  3.7 from 10 votes

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