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Kessel Run

 5.0 (13)

2.1 Miles 3.4 Kilometers


Singletrack

120' 36 m

Ascent

-642' -196 m

Descent

7%

Avg Grade (4°)

24%

Max Grade (14°)

2,884' 879 m

High

2,335' 712 m

Low

Shared By Vinnie Connors

Conditions


All Clear 50 days ago
Mostly Dry, Some Mud History

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The highlight trail of the Fire Mountain Trail System, this one is fast, fun, and oh-so-much flow.

Vinnie Connors

Dogs No Dogs

Features -none-

This is the only one-way trail in the Fire Mountain Trail System. Downhill only—do not try to climb this trail.

Description

Kessel Run starts at the very top of Fire Mountain and can be accessed by climbing either Spearfinger or Uktena. The trail crosses over Waya at a horseshoe-shaped wooden bridge and crosses Lazy Elk at the 1.8 mile mark before ending at another intersection with Lazy Elk. If you add the end of Lazy Elk and Kate's Wave to this run, you get a 3.5 mile total downhill. The terrain is mostly smooth singletrack with tons of berms, rollers, a few jumps, and one optional technical rock garden. The flow is almost endless!

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Aug 12, 2018
Brandon Gibson
Jul 30, 2018
Tyler Hobbs
4mi
Dec 30, 2017
Joshua Payne
2mi
Nov 18, 2017
Dave MP
Some generous local had been up there with a leaf blower, cleaning up the trail. Incredible!
Nov 9, 2017
Mark Mueller
Oct 18, 2017
Matt Breeden
Outstanding downhill flow!

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  5.0 from 13 votes

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