Locust Shade Park Full Loop
ElevationAscent: 351' 107 m
Descent: -353' -108 m
High: 175' 53 m
Low: 48' 15 m
GradeAvg Grade: 4% (2°)
Max Grade: 14% (8°)
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“Small but fun for a quick ride.”— Matthew Myers
Family Friendly Intermediate sized park with plenty of activities. The trails aren’t too hard and are pretty short so it would be good for young riders starting out at mountain biking.
Once on the trail take the first right and climb up the doubletrack. Descend down the doubletrack which can be pretty quick, but watch for people using the doubletrack/fitness trail portions. The bottom of the hill is flat and you'll ride back towards the entrance of the park, passing a trailhead with an information post. You can continue straight down the doubletrack or take the first right over a bridge. If you make the right first you’ll end up on the singletrack faster.
There are two loops on the singletrack, one is blue/teal blazed and the other is red blazed. If you make the first right you'll eventually end up at a stream crossing which will take a loop under the power lines near route 95 and then back down the same section of trail.
At the water crossing, you can go back the way you came or take a right which will turn back into doubletrack after a water crossing. This doubletrack will then reconnect near the information post before dumping you back onto the fitness trail. Take the first right uphill which will bring you back to the fitness trail parking area.