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Blue Trail Loop

Intermediate
 3.9 (18)

Conway Robinson State Forest is a small multi-use trail system in Gainesville.


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Map Key

3.2

Miles

5.1

KM

Singletrack

379' 115 m

High

290' 88 m

Low

131' 40 m

Up

131' 40 m

Down

2%

Avg Grade (1°)

6%

Max Grade (4°)

Dogs Leashed

E-Bikes Unknown

Need to Know

Persons age 16 and over require a Virginia State Forest Use Permit to do anything other than walk/hike on the tails. It can be purchased through Virginia Department of Game & Inland Fisheries (DGIF).

Description

Conway Robinson is a small state forest in the Gainesville area. It is a multi-use trail system that consist of an outer Blue Trail that is 3.2 miles with other loops crisscrossing through the center. Most of the system is beginner to intermediate terrain. There are some rocky and root section with a few creek crossings and log jumps. The orange trail is the most technical. It has some gnarly rock gardens, log jumps, and a couple of short steep climbs. If you ride here you'll encounter dog walkers, trail runners, and occasional equestrians. Since the trail is multi-directional you can put little loops together to gain some miles.

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Shared By:

MTB Project Staff with improvements by Ryan P

Trail Ratings

  3.9 from 18 votes

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  3.9 from 18 votes
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#122

in Virginia

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Conway Robinson Blue Trail
Aug 4, 2020 near Gainesv…, VA
Biking Bad - 1st MTB trail ride with the boys
Jun 5, 2020 near Gainesv…, VA
Biking Bad - 1st MTB trail ride with Skyler & Luigi
Jun 5, 2020 near Gainesv…, VA

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Apr 3, 2021
Christian Louis
Nov 22, 2020
Jay Bee
Nov 6, 2020
Paul Grepps
Oct 30, 2020
Daniel Novitsky
Sep 26, 2020
Gina Dietz
4mi — 1h 00m
Aug 11, 2020
Matthew Hussey
Great loop, mostly flat, with some fun features That orange line is challenging but a lot of fun! 7.5mi
Aug 7, 2020
John William
2mi — 0h 40m
Jun 21, 2020
Jorge Cordero