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A great ride with beautiful views of Munising, Lake Superior, and Grand Island all rideable from town.


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Map Key

3.1

Miles

5.1

KM

85%

Singletrack

855' 261 m

High

640' 195 m

Low

370' 113 m

Up

371' 113 m

Down

4%

Avg Grade (3°)

22%

Max Grade (12°)

Dogs Off-leash

E-Bikes Unknown

Gateway Loop is a one-way ADA trail; Munising Bay Loop is a two-way trail.

Overview

This is a great ride to explore most of the trails at Munising Mountain Bike Park.

Need to Know

The Hillside Party store located west of the parking are has a great selection of beverages to go; stop in and let them know you were here for the biking!

South Bay Outfitters, located on Superior Street , can provide all of your mechanical needs or riding accessories; bike rentals are also available. Stop for a craft brew at East Channel Brewery on Maple Street and let them know you are here for the biking.

Description

Munising Mountain Bike Park Non-Motorized Trails (hiking & biking) offers a 1.4-mile ADA trail Gateway Loop which provides access to the newly constructed bike park/singletrack trail located atop the hill directly behind the Hillside Party Store.

The bike park consists of a 1500 ft. beginner/intermediate level jump trail “Superior Air”, featuring 21 rollers and 12 table top jumps, 1000 ft. skills loop Da Play Zone, which offers 500 feet of wooden-decked bridges, a teeter totter, log rides, and a variety of rock/wood obstacles (beginners to advanced) with a ride-around option at each feature, and a 1000 ft. rock armored trail Rock On for the more advanced rider—this trail is rated black diamond—with gap jumps and steep wooden roll downs.

The 1.4-mile outer singletrack trail, Munising Bay Loop, encompasses the bike park and offers amazing views of Munising Bay and the west channel. The Gateway Loop and Munising Bay Loop are multi-use non-motorized trails and are open for use to both hikers and bikers.

For more information on trail conditions, visit mbtn.org.

Contacts

Local Club: Munising Bay Trail Network

Land Manager: City of Munising

Shared By:

Rick James with improvements by Rhonda Lassila

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  4.7 from 19 votes

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Photos

Superior Air Trail.
Jul 12, 2021 near Munising, MI
Superior Air Trail.
Jul 12, 2021 near Munising, MI
Boys on Bikes - Ride MTB (Munising Mountain Bike Park).
Jul 12, 2021 near Munising, MI
Rock On.
Jul 12, 2021 near Munising, MI
Rounding the norm for the drop
Aug 22, 2018 near Munising, MI
Superior Air Trail.
Jul 12, 2021 near Munising, MI
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Sep 5, 2022
Jason R
6mi
Jul 31, 2022
Jeff Dock
This was a lot of fun. Big climb at the beginning. Awesome skills area to play around in. Descent is fun but tight! 3.1mi
Jun 24, 2022
Marc Nelson
11.6mi
Jul 1, 2021
Micah Plimpton
6.9mi
Aug 12, 2020
Ellen Saxton
Jul 18, 2020
Bryce Summers
Jul 13, 2020
SA Sanchez
5mi
Jul 31, 2019
Mike Beebe
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