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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 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      1 miles
      Total Descent
      611 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      1,003 ft
      Total Vertical
      337 ft
      Reports
      40
      Photos
      1
      Ridden Counter
      50

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      Photos of Downerville State Forest Mountain Bike

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      Videos of Downerville State Forest Mountain Bike

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      Downerville State Forest Mountain Bike Routes

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