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Barton Lake Singletrack

 4.8 (5)

1.8 Miles 3.0 Kilometers


Singletrack

120' 37 m

Ascent

-120' -37 m

Descent

2%

Avg Grade (1°)

9%

Max Grade (5°)

1,926' 587 m

High

1,882' 574 m

Low

Shared By Andy Cramb

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A fun, short singletrack that occupies the bottom of a drained lake!

Andy Cramb

Dogs Leashed

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Description

Barton Lake was drained in the 70's or 80's and the singletrack takes advantage of the side slopes along the edges. Most of the trail is winding singletrack (some places have extremely sharp turns) and there are some challenging climbs up the old dam and quite fast descents back down!

The area is well maintained and I didn't notice any poison ivy. There are lots of old growth cottonwoods and cedar trees all around.

The trail is bi-directional, but the locals took me on a tour and recommended clockwise, however some like to ride it counter-clockwise.

This trail is tucked down in the trees and is well protected from the wind, it's a favorite place to ride in the winter when it's too cold to ride Lake Wilson or road ride.

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Aug 7, 2017
Chris Delimont
My first singletrack on my new 2018 Trek Marlin 5! 5.4mi
Jan 11, 2017
Mike DeWitt
new extention section makes it a solid 2.2mile loop. 11mi

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  4.8 from 5 votes

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in Kansas

#1,488

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