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      The Downerville State Forest Trail System was officially opened in the summer of 2014. It has approximately 12 miles of single track cross country style riding with a few sustained downhill sections on most of the trails. "Slingshot" is a one-way flow trail with 10 turns, that starts at the top of Nicky's Loop and winds all the way down to the river trail. A drop of approximately 200 ft.
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
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      The Kiosk at the end of the DEC access road
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      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails
      16
      Total Distance
      2.1 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      1.0 miles
      Total Descent
      611 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      1,003 ft
      Total Vertical
      337 ft
      Reports
      29
      Photos
      1
      Ridden Counter
      44

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      Current Trail Warnings

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      Drop Down 2
      May 16, 2017 @ 5:42am
      May 16, 2017
      This trail has significant maintainence...
      River Trail
      Apr 19, 2017 @ 9:42am
      Apr 19, 2017
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      Photos of Downerville State Forest Mountain Bike

      trail: By Pass
      115 |
      Aug 4, 2016 @ 11:20pm
      Aug 4, 2016
      By Pass, Ottawa
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      Videos of Downerville State Forest Mountain Bike

      Downerville
      trail: Slingshot
      0:49 | 119 | Apr 24, 2016
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      Downerville State Forest Mountain Bike Routes

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      Jim's Downerville Favorite
      2.9 miles
      Big Loop At Dville With Shortcut From Rd.
      2.3 miles
      A little bit of Downerville
      6.0 miles

      Recent Activity

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      user #986327jamakinaddreportBy Pass
      May 17, 2017 @ 9:23am
      May 17, 2017
      user #986327jamakinupdatetrailRiver Trail
      May 16, 2017 @ 5:50am
      May 16, 2017
      user #986327jamakinaddreportDrop Down 2
      May 16, 2017 @ 5:45am
      May 16, 2017
      user #986327jamakinupdatetrailViolets's Loop
      May 15, 2017 @ 9:36am
      May 15, 2017
      user #986327jamakinriddentrailViolets's Loop
      May 14, 2017 @ 6:49pm
      May 14, 2017
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