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North Loop

Intermediate
 4.2 (39) RECOMMENDED ROUTE

Great singletrack riding in the middle of the Twin Cities, connecting to three additional sections.


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Map Key

1.9

Miles

3.1

KM

100%

Singletrack

897' 273 m

High

839' 256 m

Low

109' 33 m

Up

107' 33 m

Down

2%

Avg Grade (1°)

9%

Max Grade (5°)

Dogs Leashed

E-Bikes Unknown

Features -none-

Gates to the park close on very wet or muddy days.

Overview

The singletrack in Theo Wirth park is well-liked by locals who praise the quality of the intermediate singletrack, and also remark that you'll forget you're only five minutes from downtown Minneapolis.

Description

Official Trail Condition Updates are found at the Minnesota Off Road Cyclists website.

The trails are mostly intermediate singletrack, without any large climbs or highly technical spots, although there are several log skinnies, as well as optional rock jumps. There are also a couple of choose your own adventure sections that let you pick between easier or more advanced sections. Many types of riders can enjoy this cruise, and there are paved bike paths that connect the trails with the city.

The North Loop contacts to the South Loop which connects to the Glenwood Loop which connects to SW Wirth as you go from north to south.

Contacts

Shared By:

Ari Mahonen

Trail Ratings

  4.2 from 39 votes

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  4.2 from 39 votes
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Photos

Uphill rock garden
Aug 14, 2014 near Golden…, MN
More rock step ups.
Aug 14, 2014 near Golden…, MN
A rock bridge. This x loop has a little of everything. Rock rollers, downhill rock gardens, platforms, skinnies, a jump, etc.
Aug 14, 2014 near Golden…, MN

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May 16, 2020
JR Zedan
May 13, 2020
Jamey Mossengren
May 11, 2020
Daniel Wilder
Aug 24, 2019
Matt Lennartson
7.1mi
Aug 9, 2019
Matt Lennartson
16.1mi — 1h 45m
Aug 7, 2019
Darrin Purcell
Jul 25, 2019
Gregory Moen
Jul 15, 2019
Ollie Fanuele
Need to work on berms 20mi — 8h 30m