MTB Project Logo

St. Louis River Trail - Duluth Traverse

 4.8 (6)

2.0 Miles 3.2 Kilometers


Singletrack

106' 32 m

Ascent

-344' -105 m

Descent

4%

Avg Grade (2°)

26%

Max Grade (15°)

893' 272 m

High

649' 198 m

Low

Shared By Matt Goodman

Conditions


All Clear 9 hours ago
Dry - Just a few mud patches here and there History

Getting forecast...

A fast, fun trail skirting the St. Louis River.

Matt Goodman

Dogs Leashed

Features -none-

Family Friendly Smooth surface, wide trail. Easily shuttled. Playground, restrooms, fishing, etc. at trailhead. Some slightly exposed sections and a few (wide) bridges might be challenging.

Closed when wet or muddy.

Description

This trail forms the western terminus of the Duluth Traverse, and is a wide, smooth dirt flow trail with great views.

Starting from Chambers Grove Park, you ride along a bench, high above the St. Louis River. Once you hit the gullies, the trail starts to venture further from the river, climbing up in big switchbacks, with some short descents in between. The final push up to Hwy 210 is a steady climb, but the grade remains moderate. You'll reach an intersection with the Loki Trail, keep left to continue on the Duluth Traverse up to Hwy 210.

If coming from the top (Valley West / Hwy 210), you'll start down Loki and keep right at the (only) split, in the middle of some fun fast berms. The descent after the split is some of the fastest trail in town, offering great opportunities for small airs. Keep your speed up, and you'll be able to crest many of the small ups on your way down to Chambers Grove Park.

Contacts

You & This Trail


Rate Quality


   Clear Rating

Rate Difficulty

Share This Trail

Your Check-Ins

Check-Ins

none

Stewarded By


Trail Ratings

  4.8 from 6 votes

#881

Overall
  4.8 from 6 votes
5 Star
83%
4 Star
17%
3 Star
0%
2 Star
0%
1 Star
0%
Rankings

#21

in Minnesota

#881

Overall
39 Views Last Month
1,067 Since Aug 18, 2014
Easy Easy

67%
33%
0%
0%
0%
0%

0 Comments

MTB Project is part of the REI Co-op family,
where a life outdoors is a life well lived.

Shop REI Mountain Bike

MTB Project is supported by

Support Your Local IMBA Chapter