1.9 miles
Distance
312 ft
Climb
-217 ft
Descent
00:16:23
Avg time

Benchmark Details

  • Riding area
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Bike type
    XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
  • eBike Allowed
    No
  • TTFs on trail
    Roller Coaster
  • Global Ranking

Don't be fooled by the Start and end points noted on the trail map. This absolutely should be ridden from south to north. There are two distinct sections to this trail - the wrap around the side of a mtn which has a slight climb to mostly flat then the straight away locals have coined Permagrin. Permagrin segment is a series of fun washes skirting the side of the mountain that resemble a roller coaster.

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More Stats for Benchmark mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    95 ft
  • Altitude min
    2,960 ft
  • Altitude max
    3,149 ft
  • Altitude start
    2,965 ft
  • Altitude end
    3,060 ft
  • Grade
    0.97%
  • Grade max
    -25.176%
  • Grade min
    17.96%
  • Distance climb
    1.1 miles
  • Distance down
    3,392 ft
  • Distance flat
    525 ft
  • Avg time
    00:16:23
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on Nov 12, 2016
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2 Reviews & Comments

  • + 1
flag NiceNiner (Mar 24, 2016 at 14:44)
 When I rode this trail there was a sign which said the name is Perma Grin - Is this the same trail? Anyone know?
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flag Markkkkkkkk (Sep 15, 2016 at 9:01)
 This trail was named by the trail builder. Locals have renamed a portion Permagrin. So it is signed Benchmark for the southern section and Permagrin for the northern section.
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