1.2 miles
Distance
250 ft
Climb
-249 ft
Descent
01:06:59
Avg time

Alpha Details

  • Riding area
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Bike type
    XC, Fat
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
  • Climb Difficulty
    Green
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
  • TTFs on trail
    Bridge
  • Global Ranking
    #4602
  • Year Opened
    2015

Situated at the park's highest and lowest elevations, this flowing trail starts with a short but furious uphill section heading west and a fast, short saddle rising into another short climb. A sustained downhill section follows. The singletrack then enters a series of rises, descents, and switchbacks among many small ridges, and eventually passes the Landing Zone before heading back north. The return has a challenging uphill section and ends with a wooden berm and wooden bridge features and some last downhill fun.

Access Info

From Perimeter Trail, west of Stryker Lake

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Alpha mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    0 ft
  • Altitude min
    604 ft
  • Altitude max
    665 ft
  • Altitude start
    633 ft
  • Altitude end
    633 ft
  • Grade
    0.005%
  • Grade max
    -33.848%
  • Grade min
    28.827%
  • Distance climb
    1,884 ft
  • Distance down
    1,745 ft
  • Distance flat
    2,584 ft
  • Avg time
    01:06:59
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Status:
on Nov 13, 2016
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Avg: 5 (1 votes)

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1 Review & Comments

  • + 2
flag klaine (Aug 16, 2016 at 11:40)
 This trail is awesome! A little bit of everything... downhill, climbs, drops, corkscrews, table top jumps, bridges, etc.and is still being polished! Probably classify as Intermediate this is a bit more difficult than Beginner but a sweet step up from the Basic Training Skills Area.
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