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Waverly Park

 4.4 (50)

6.2 Miles 10.0 Kilometers


100%

Singletrack

656' 200 m

Ascent

-660' -201 m

Descent

4%

Avg Grade (2°)

13%

Max Grade (8°)

718' 219 m

High

539' 164 m

Low

Shared By Eric O'Neal

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Minor Issues 19 days ago
Some Mud, Fallen Trees - Loop by playground has tons of downfall. Trees down here and there rest of the trails. Moved some stuff but need a saw. History

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A fast, flowy ride through through the woods.

Eric O'Neal

Dogs Leashed

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Overview

This trail is all singletrack with lots of speed and some challenging hills. Many racers train here and its location makes this trail a great "after work" ride for anyone.

Need to Know

Park at the playground. There are trails heading out from either side of the road from there. All trails will lead back to this area, so it's hard to get lost.

Description

A favorite loop of this trail is to start at the playground and head up the "radio tower" trail which is just north and on the same side of the road as the parking lot. This will take you to the front of the park where you'll cross the road and head up a steep climb known as "Montana Mountain".

From there, as you continue, stay left at each (marked) trail fork to couple all the (~7.5 mile) trail segments together and you'll eventually make a loop. Otherwise, If you get tired, take any of the trail forks right which will bring you out across from the playground.

This trail is not technically challenging, but is VERY fast, and has a fair share of climbing, which makes it a workout.

Waverly Park is also a popular night riding destination.

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Oct 8, 2018
Bruno Ward
Oct 7, 2018
Christopher Scott Renfro
14.4mi
Sep 19, 2018
Nate Maddox
3mi
Aug 18, 2018
Jerry Koch
Fun ride. Twisting Bends and then Clinic Loop in a clockwise figure eight make for a fun flowy ride. 4.7mi
Jul 25, 2018
Brant Slone
loved it 18.1mi
May 20, 2018
Benjamin Purcell
This trail is great for endurance training. Many climbs, twists & turns, & fast flows. A few technical areas with roots & rocks obstacles. 6.5mi — 1h 38m
May 10, 2018
Michael Reasoner
Apr 22, 2018
D C
Second visit. First visit of 2018. First on Trek Roscoe. 6.8mi

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  4.4 from 50 votes

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The signs are misleading. The park is technically closed at dusk, but nightriding (and apparently fishing) are allowed. Apr 14, 2016
Rode yesterday and still love this singletrack. Flowy, well maintained 6 mile course with lots of cutoffs to shorten or lengthen the ride. Parking is easy and central. Best place in Louisville. Nov 18, 2016
Here's a taste of the trail! youtube.com/watch?v=Dq39e5N… Mar 29, 2017

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