1.4 miles
Distance
153 ft
Climb
-397 ft
Descent
00:12:24
Avg time

Switchback Descent Details

  • Riding area
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Bike type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Only
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
  • Climb Difficulty
    Black Diamond
  • Physical rating
    Hard
  • Season
    All Year
  • TTFs on trail
    Drop, Jump
  • Ride in rain
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #9559

Lots of sweet switchbacks, all very tight and loose. Good track to drift corners, two pinch climbs, Surfaces can be unpredictable, some hardpack.

Access Info

Top of Bastard Climb or bottom of five ways.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Switchback Descent mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -244 ft
  • Altitude min
    506 ft
  • Altitude max
    778 ft
  • Altitude start
    770 ft
  • Altitude end
    526 ft
  • Grade max
    -68.972%
  • Grade min
    22.23%
  • Distance climb
    2,563 ft
  • Distance down
    3,944 ft
  • Distance flat
    837 ft
  • Avg time
    00:12:24
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Status:
on May 6, 2016
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Avg: 4 (4 votes)

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Switchback Descent Trail Reports

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May 6, 2016 @ 6:27pm
May 6, 2016
Watch for large branch hanging over trail in the top 1/4 of trail. (Widow Maker!) Ready to come down at any moment. Other than that, trail is...
Sep 24, 2015 @ 11:56pm
Sep 24, 2015
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May 6, 2016 @ 6:39pm
May 6, 2016
Switchback Descent, My City

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