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Grass Hill

Intermediate
 3.8 (5)

A winding trail on a grassy hill featuring stunning views of Bullfrog Lake.


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0.3

Miles

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Singletrack

717' 219 m

High

675' 206 m

Low

42' 13 m

Up

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Down

3%

Avg Grade (2°)

7%

Max Grade (4°)

Dogs Leashed

E-Bikes Not Allowed

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Family Friendly A smooth trail surface and wide sweeping turns for downhill excitement or a challenging climb with a rewarding view of Bullfrog Lake.

Description

Grass hill connects Palos Orange Multitrack to the lower Bullfrog Lake parking lot. The top of Grass Hill can also be accessed from the Pulaski Woods parking lot off of Wolf Road.

Grass Hill winds along a grassy hillside overlooking Bullfrog Lake. The turns on the hill have berms that aid in both climbing and descending. The trail surface at the bottom of Grass Hill is heavily armored.

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Shared By:

Jason O'Young

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  3.8 from 5 votes

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Photos

No Meltdown for 2020, but here is a route to test your mettle.
Aug 17, 2020 near Burr Ridge, IL
Jason O'Young ripping down the final descent on Grass Hill before the finish climb at the 2015 REI Palos Meltdown.  -Thank you to Felbert Edrada for the great photo!
Oct 17, 2015 near Burr Ridge, IL
The Palos Meltdown. An annual 2-day mountain bike festival hosted by CAMBr at the top of Grass Hill. Saturday bike demos. Sunday races.
Jul 23, 2019 near Burr Ridge, IL
A quick run down Grass Hill.
Sep 10, 2019 near Burr Ridge, IL
Panoramic view from the top of Grass Hill. The Grass Hill trail can be seen in the left foreground.
Oct 18, 2015 near Burr Ridge, IL

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