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  • Ideal
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  • Very Dry
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  • > 90%
  • > 80%
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  • > 50%
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Radar Time
      This is a multi-use trail network tucked in the southern part of the Kansas City Metro. It has a little bit of everything from flow, rocky, technical, and even a one-way downhill trail.
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      AKA: Minor Park
      Tennis Court Parking google parking directions
      Access Info:
      Multiple parking spots here: many along Blue River Rd, some at the 'tennis courts, and many people choose to park near a bar called 'The Sand Trap' off of Holmes Rd. There is also a parking lot at 118th St. and Lydia.
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      Region Details
      • 5
      • 1
      • 10
      • 22
      • 7
      • 5
      • 1

      Region Status
      Open as of Jul 8, 2021
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      51
      Trails Mountain Bike
      51
      Trails E-Bike
      2
      Trails Hike
      49
      Trails Trail Running
      49
      Total Distance
      44 miles
      Total Descent
      3,849 ft
      Total Vertical
      313 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      1,081 ft
      Reports
      128
      Photos
      48
      Ridden Counter
      5,816

      Blue River Parkway Mountain Bike Routes

      titleratingdistance
      push north phase 1
      4 miles

      Recent Ridelog Activity in Region

      Today
      • 2 rides
      • 14 miles avg distance
      Yesterday
      • 7 rides
      • 10 miles avg distance
      Past Week
      • 27 rides
      • 10 miles avg distance

      Photos of Blue River Parkway Mountain Bike

      trail: High Line
      1 |
      Jul 18, 2021 @ 8:27pm
      Jul 18, 2021
      trail: Basement
      3 |
      Jul 18, 2021 @ 8:24pm
      Jul 18, 2021
      trail: Basement
      2 |
      Jul 18, 2021 @ 8:24pm
      Jul 18, 2021
      trail: Basement
      2 |
      Jul 18, 2021 @ 8:23pm
      Jul 18, 2021
      trail: Basement
      2 |
      Jul 18, 2021 @ 8:23pm
      Jul 18, 2021
      trail: Basement
      1 |
      Jul 18, 2021 @ 8:23pm
      Jul 18, 2021
      trail: Basement
      1 |
      Jul 18, 2021 @ 8:23pm
      Jul 18, 2021
      trail: Bridger North
      121 |
      Sep 27, 2018 @ 7:24pm
      Sep 27, 2018

      Videos of Blue River Parkway Mountain Bike

      I am back
      0:14 | 91 | Dec 10, 2017
      Me and Lonney Riding the LRT Trail.
      3:56 | 3155 | Mar 25, 2011
      Lonney Crashing at Lawrence RIver Trail.
      0:50 | 267 | Mar 20, 2011
      river trail
      1:44 | 235 | Feb 20, 2011
      Lawrence River Trail MTB Video
      4:54 | 216 | Nov 30, 2009
      What is the longest ride you have done?
      22:37 | 3 | Jul 10, 2021 , Kansas City
      Flow Ride
      trail: Flowride
      1:52 | 316 | Mar 31, 2020 , Kansas City
      youtuber Missouri | My Ultimate 48 State Road Trip
      trail: High Line
      6:27 | 392 | Jun 27, 2018 , Kansas City

      Recent Trail Reports

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      Underworld
      Jul 8, 2021 @ 11:34am
      Jul 8, 2021
      VariableCoachcnordMostly dry with a few wet spots.
      Gambril Tract Park Access
      Jun 21, 2021 @ 5:11pm
      Jun 21, 2021
      Drytrailblazer9443It's a trail that is unclearly marked...
      Blue River Greenway Trail
      Jun 21, 2021 @ 5:11pm
      Jun 21, 2021
      Idealtrailblazer9443
      Blue River
      Jun 21, 2021 @ 5:11pm
      Jun 21, 2021
      Idealtrailblazer9443
      Connector Trail
      Jun 8, 2021 @ 10:55am
      Jun 8, 2021
      UnknownWaiveredservATV/ORV/OHV
      Highwater
      May 10, 2021 @ 5:27pm
      May 10, 2021
      Prevalent MudTbhamediNot good! Was hoping that this high water...
      High Line
      May 4, 2021 @ 11:25am
      May 4, 2021
      DryjustindmriffelLarge tree down over trail
      Customline (One Way)
      Apr 14, 2021 @ 1:26pm
      Apr 14, 2021
      Dryradtrail-radfilmE-Bike
      A2B
      Apr 14, 2021 @ 1:26pm
      Apr 14, 2021
      Idealradtrail-radfilmE-Bike
      Oxbow
      Mar 3, 2021 @ 5:32pm
      Mar 3, 2021
      VariableOleShredderThe usual soft spots but no mud

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #2705609WjjeepnrriddentrailLongview Lake Gravel Path
      Jul 31, 2021 @ 9:09am
      2 days
      user #2789576aaronpariswishlisttrailLongview Lake Gravel Path
      Jul 28, 2021 @ 1:14pm
      Jul 28, 2021
      user #2793843JLarson0riddentrailBlue River
      Jul 24, 2021 @ 1:36pm
      Jul 24, 2021
      user #2126805SINGLE-Laddphoto in My City and 9 more
      Jul 18, 2021 @ 8:17pm
      Jul 18, 2021
      user #2126805SINGLE-LriddentrailHigh Line and 5 more
      Jul 18, 2021 @ 8:16pm
      Jul 18, 2021

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #2682920sgansontrailRiver TrailFun trail. Beware the poison ivy!
      May 10, 2021 @ 7:32am
      May 10, 2021
      user #2178810WaiveredservreportBo Ho CaTs
      Nov 4, 2020 @ 11:31am
      Nov 4, 2020
      user #2396571PydMmPtrailHigh LineThe first 500M of the high line is a solid...
      Sep 21, 2020 @ 2:20pm
      Sep 21, 2020
      user #2094260esutton1985trailBack AlleyGreat DH section that runs back and forth...
      Aug 31, 2020 @ 2:34pm
      Aug 31, 2020
      user #2101902JeffreygoosetrailUnderworld IISuper, super flowy! Lots of options to pump....
      Jul 5, 2020 @ 6:17pm
      Jul 5, 2020

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      Tomahawk Creek 14.2 km
      Swope Park 5 15 56.7 km
      Indian Creek 18.5 km
      Nall Park 2 110.4 km
      Rozarks 1 6 111.2 km

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      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike5144 miles3,848 ft17 miles315 ft
      #663#3354812813,866
      E-Bike217 miles594 ft6 miles187 ft
      91408
      Hike4943 miles3,632 ft17 miles315 ft
      #527#30612432
      Trail Running4943 miles3,632 ft17 miles315 ft
      #530#30612412
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