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Backbone Trail

Easy/Intermediate

Trail

7.3 mile 11.8 kilometer point to point
Singletrack
Easy/Intermediate

Elevation

Ascent: 624' 190 m
Descent: -632' -193 m
High: 1,892' 577 m
Low: 1,583' 483 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 3% (2°)
Max Grade: 11% (6°)

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Trail shared by Cycle - CNY

The Backbone trail outlines the center of Finger Lakes National Forest, and the ridge between Cayuga and Seneca Lakes.

Cycle - CNY

Electric Mountain Bikes Unknown

Features -none-

Description

This trail loops around the "backbone" ridge of land between Seneca and Cayuga Lakes. It is mostly doubletrack trail, shared in the winter with snowmobiles, and in the warmer months with equestrians.

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Family Friendly, ADA Accessible, Need to Know, Features, Electic Mountain Bikes Allowed

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#423

in New York

#17,026

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