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Essex Woods Fat Bike Race Course

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Trail

3.7 mile 5.9 kilometer loop
85% Singletrack
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Elevation

Ascent: 501' 153 m
Descent: -502' -153 m
High: 233' 71 m
Low: 119' 36 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 5% (3°)
Max Grade: 15% (8°)

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Trail shared by Craig MacDonald

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2017 Essex Woods Fat Bike Race Course. Lots of climbing and some sweet downhill.

Craig MacDonald

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Overview

Here in the heart of Bangor and close to downtown, you'll find some old school singletrack with plenty of interesting features.

Need to Know

A dog park is also at this location along with dog walkers.

Description

Riders will find a mix of single and doubletrack in this trail system. It harbors more climbing than one would imagine being so close to downtown. Interesting features like rock spines and ledge drops will delight hardcore riders. Something for every level of rider can be found in this trail system.

History & Background

This was once a small ski hill.

Contacts

Local Club: Penobscot Region NEMBA (PRNEMBA)

Mar 23, 2019: Get out and ride!

Sep 28, 2016: Share Your Ideas

Apr 5, 2016: Trail Days

Land Manager: Bangor Parks and Recreation

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