6.4 miles
864 ft
-865 ft
1,622 ft
High Point

This is a great intro to Kolapore for intermediate/advanced riders. You can ride it either direction, but it's recommended to go counterclockwise because Red Death is best done downhill.

Most of these trails are higher on the escarpment, so they stay relatively dry in the wet season.

Please consider donating to the Kolapore Wilderness Trail Association, who maintains these trails and some of the amenities at the parking lot.

Local Trail Association
Kolapore Wilderness Trails Association (kolaporetrails.org)
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  • Difficulty rating
    Black Diamond
  • Route Type
  • Bike type
    AM, XC
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Physical rating
More Stats for 10km in Kolapore mountain bike route
  • Altitude min
    1,368 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,522 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,521 ft
  • Grade
  • Grade max
  • Grade min
  • Distance climb
    3.0 miles
  • Distance down
    2.8 miles
  • Distance flat
    3,730 ft
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Recent Trail Reports Along Route

Red Death
Jun 8, 2016 @ 7:25am
Jun 8, 2016
Great trail. This is my report for ALL Kolapore trails, not just Red Death. Rode all trails on June 4, and all Kolapore trails were great. One log down (can't remember where) on the entire system. Bugs were not bad at all. Only issues: a few small sections that were swampy. The only other issue was some areas were the brush is creeping onto the trail and it's hard to see. Could use some brush-whacking. But that's a minor concern. New bridges and so forth and regular use make this a great ride.
Kolapore Church
Sep 3, 2015 @ 7:29am
Sep 3, 2015
the new boardwalk on Paradise Highway is awesome. no more mud.
Paradise Highway Part 2
Aug 19, 2015 @ 7:35am
Aug 19, 2015
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